How do I get rid of a lot of flies in my house?
- Seal the Entrance.
- Remove the Bait.
- Lure Them Out with Light.
- Swat, Suck, Stick!
- Build and Bait a Natural Fly Trap.
- Use Houseplants to Repel Flies.
How do you get rid of flies instantly? Chemical sprays kill flies instantly upon contact, though they contain harsh chemicals. You can also spray the flies with household cleaners, like Windex or Formula 409, or with an aerosol like hairspray. All of these sprays will help you kill a fly. Purchase chemical fly sprays at home supply stores.
What smells will keep flies away? Lavender, eucalyptus, peppermint and lemongrass essential oils – Not only will spraying these oils around the house create a beautiful aroma, but they will also deter those pesky flies too. Apple cider vinegar – Flies love the smell of apples and vinegar.
What is a natural fly killer? A mixture of vinegar and dish soap can help you trap flies. To use this method, mix about an inch of apple cider vinegar and a few drops of dish soap in a tall glass. Cover the glass with plastic wrap. Secure the plastic wrap with a rubber band and poke small holes in the top.