Can Drain Flies Come from Air Conditioner?

air conditioners

Drain flies can definitely get in through the air conditioner, especially if it was not installed properly. The thing about moth flies is that they can get in through the tiniest holes they can find. If there is anything in…

Are Drain Flies Harmful to Cats?

cat and bathroom

In general, drain flies are not harmful to anyone. Adult flies and larvae are just annoying and can be rather dirty, yet they don’t bite neither can transmit any diseases. Still, they don’t eat feces or rotten fruits like other…

Are Drain Flies Harmful to Dogs?

Dog puppies and drain

Compared to some of the other fly species, it turns out that drain flies are relatively harmless. They are not known to transmit any diseases or parasites. They are a little bit annoying but really all they care about is…

7 facts about drain flies and the Psychodidae family

Drain fly also known as moth fly

Drain flies are black or yellow, tiny creatures that resemble moths. It is the source of their nickname — they are also called moth flies for their fuzzy image. But for the most part, humans encounter them near drains in…

Why drain flies keep coming back

Drain fly also known as moth fly

As their name implies, drain flies usually infest sewer pipes. Hence, they can be found in kitchens and bathrooms, where they tend to gather on walls and the floor, creating disturbances for the household. Several species of such pests are…

Drain Fly Eggs

bathroom sink

When there are drain flies flying around in your home, the root of the problem is not really them but the drain fly eggs in their breeding site. The moth fly are simply going to be there until you find…

Drain Fly Identification

Drain fly also known as moth fly

Have you encountered a small flying insect in your house that is covered with hairs? At first sight, it might seem like a moth but taking a closer look might reveal that it’s actually a drain fly. Don’t worry, you…

Drain Fly Life Cycle

Psychodidae

In this article, we are going to talk about the life cycle of one of the most unwanted insects, drain flies or also called as moth flies. They are recognizable by their hair-covered body and visible veins that decorate their…