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House Fly

Quick Facts

Size

Can reach up to 1/4 in. (6 mm).

Preferred Habitat

Moist areas with access to food areas.

Known Health Issues

Carry disease-causing bacteria.
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The house fly is the most common of all domestic flies. They prefer to reside in areas with moisture and food and try to stay inside households to survive the cold. House flies have a black/brown body and can grow up to 1/4 in. (6 mm).

These insects carry severe disease-causing bacteria and easily spread them through feeding on humans and animals and depositing large amounts of feces due to constantly eating liquid materials. Miller Pest & Termite is qualified to offer fly control service and wants to help ensure your home is safe from these pests.