If you own a home that is on the beach, you might be familiar with horseflies. While houseflies are bad enough, horseflies are responsible for many painful bites. Fortunately, there are ways to minimize the horsefly problem on the beach.
Why Horseflies Bite
Horseflies bite for reasons similar to mosquitoes. Female flies need blood meal to reproduce. Fortunately, horseflies are not as common on beaches that are not near marshes or woodland areas.