It's summer, and warm weather brings with it an increase in fly activity. This infographic takes a simple look at the disease transmitted by houseflies, and how to prevent them.
February in South Africa is pretty much guaranteed to be hot - wherever you are in the country - and with a rise in temperature comes a rise in the number of flies. In a previous blog post we took at look at some tips to help get rid of flies at home, but we thought you may need a reminder of the many reasons why flies are such a problem! And in case you aren't sure whether you have a fly problem, check out this previous post: 5 Common signs you have a fly problem.
We know they are a nuisance, but of more concern are the diseases houseflies can transmit. Here they are, summed up for you in a handy infographic:
Armed with these prevention tips, we hope you will be able to enjoy the rest of the summer in relative peace and quiet. And if all else fails, call the experts at Rentokil. Or visit our website to find out more about our services.