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Knock Down Flies With Water



Do flies get into your house when you open the door? Do you have to chase them for an hour until they light long enough for you to swat them?

Keep a spray bottle of tap water under your sink, and when you notice a fly flittering around, spray it with the water.

The water temporarily makes their wings overload and they go to the ground - an easy target.

This also works for sweat bee's and honey bee's.

For Bumble-bees, hornets or wasps, spray them with hair spray. Their wings stick and

More Information:

they crash. Doom's day - just don't step on them with bare feet.

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  • gotta remember that the next time we get a fly. only have had 2 in the three years we have lived here. Praise the Lord. - by KIMHALLMARK
  • Thanks for sharing this one! I know the water spray bottle will come in handier than ever now. And NOW I know what to do with all the hairspray I'll never use on my hair! - by SISTERDOE

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