Potentially the most annoying of all the household pests in New Zealand. Flies are here and ready for a summer frolic. The best things to keep them at bay:
Keep your home clean from food scraps and garbage waste, this is what attracts the flies in
Where possible fill in any gaps and tighten windows and doors to shut fully
Use traps that can be bought from any supermarket or hardware store
Read more about the more common flies that you’ll often find in and around your home and How to Get Rid of Flies.