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HELP! So many flies in the house. They are driving me mad! Is there any way of getting rid?

(9 Posts)
tortoise Mon 28-Jul-08 20:48:11

The heat always brings in loads of flies and i can't take any more!
I have sticky fly things up but they are not landing on them.

Is there any way of getting rid of them?

tortoise Mon 28-Jul-08 21:30:49

I have tried swatting them but i keep missing!
The dog tries to catch them but he missed too!

MsDemeanor Mon 28-Jul-08 21:31:14

Fruit flies?

Kelix Mon 28-Jul-08 21:34:46

I have invested in a swatter and am getting pretty good - but feel very evil blush

You need a big spider to sort the little buggers out!

tortoise Mon 28-Jul-08 21:36:38

No not fruit flies, normal flies.

constancereader Mon 28-Jul-08 21:37:13

My dh killed over SEVENTY flies using a fly swat. (It was the same day I posted about dead fly casserole).

Shall I send him round?

AvenaLife Mon 28-Jul-08 21:39:40

the dyson/hoover blush. Suck them up and empty the cannister/bag in the garden. This gets rid of them. The small black ones are easy to catch if you wet your hands because they stick.

tortoise Mon 28-Jul-08 21:43:11

70 shock Yes i could do with a man with a swatter!

NONONONO to the S word! I would rather have the flies!grin

TheProvincialLady Mon 28-Jul-08 21:44:44

constancereader has your DH got a special belt made up "I killed 70 with one swat"? Or am I the only one old enough to remember that old story?grin

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