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Fly Control Services for Homes and Commercial Buildings in the Milwaukee Area

Fly Infestation Food Processing Plant Milwaukee

The professional exterminators at Ehlers Pest Management have extensive experience identifying and exterminating a variety of flies native to Wisconsin. Our fly removal treatment begins with identifying the fly species inhabiting your home or commercial building. Depending on what kind of flies you have, we may suggest organic pest control methods first such as non-toxic traps.

Flies are relatively harmless, but when you have an infestation, they start to pose a threat to you and your family. In great numbers, flies can: 

  • Carry diseases such as salmonella, E. coli and cholera
  • Contaminate food and drink with fecal matter
  • Breed quickly and overrun your property

For larger fly infestations our Milwaukee exterminators may use chemical-based applications to target key problem areas with precision. Before leaving, we will provide you with important tips on how to prevent fly problems in the future, including sanitation, structural exclusion, and environmental modifications. Whatever your fly problem is, our pest control experts can help. Call Ehlers Pest Management today to set up an appointment.

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Signs You May Have a Fly Infestation

If you think you have a fly infestation on your southeast Wisconsin property, you can get an estimate on our affordable, environmentally-friendly extermination services

Wisconsin Fly Control Identification

Blow (Bottle) FliesFly Extermination Racine

The blow (bottle) fly, is metallic green, blue, or copper depending on the species. This species of fly ranges in size from ¼ inch to ⅜ inch. Blow flies spend the warm summer months nesting in homes or buildings. They are attracted to food odors, air currents from cracks around windows and doors, or doors opened for ventilation. Garbage bins, dumpsters, and rotting vegetative matter are blow flies' favorite breeding grounds. Dozens of blow flies suddenly appearing in a building signifies the rotting presence of a dead animal.

Cluster FliesCluster fly extermination near Milwaukee, WI

Cluster flies are black, medium-sized flies growing up to ⅜ inch long. Like box elder bugs and ladybugs, they infest warm buildings to survive the winter. Cluster flies swarm the southern and western walls of Wisconsin buildings and homes in early autumn and nest in crevices throughout the winter.

Face FliesFace fly extermination near Milwaukee, WI

The face fly is dark gray with four stripes on top of the thorax and about ¼ inches long (identical to a house fly). Face flies prefer breeding in fresh animal manure, commonly found in rural buildings near farms. Like cluster flies, face flies retreat to the warm crevices and cracks of heated buildings during the winter.

Fruit Flies

Fruit fly extermination near Milwaukee, WIFruit flies are tan or brown with red eyes about ⅛ inch in length. They are generally carried into homes and commercial facilities on fruits and vegetables. Fruit flies love food preparation environments like home kitchens, restaurants, supermarkets, food plants, and any other food processing facility. Indoors, fruit flies nest in trash and recycling containers, leftover food, dirty coolers, and garbage disposals. Outdoors, fruit flies like to frequent Dumpsters.

For more identification tips, check out our pest identifcation guide.

Residential & Commercial Exterminators Southeastern Wisconsin Turns to When Pest Problems Surface

Ehlers provides residential and commercial pest control services in southeast Wisconsin, including Racine and Kenosha counties. We provide chemical and organic pest control for:

Contact Ehler's Pest Management today for more information about our residential and commercial Wisconsin fly control services.