The Log Home Neighborhood

An online log home community for log home enthusiasts.

Frank Keefe
  • Williamsburg, MA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (3)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Log Home Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Frank Keefe's Discussions

Dumb Fly Problem
7 Replies

Hello,My wife and I are long time log home dwellers. For most all of those years we have had the dumb cluster fly problems. Our current home has windows facing South floor to cathedral ceiling. Fly…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Keefe Oct 29.

 

Frank Keefe's Page

Latest Activity

Frank Keefe replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Good morning friends, I'd like to update my entry from last April. It is now late October and the cluster flies / lady bugs are among the missing. We are happy to report the problem is solved. One thing we did, and didn't realize it could…"
Oct 29
Colorado Log Home Finishing replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Pressure washing the outside and wiping down the inside with oxalic acid is the most effective and affordable way to deny the fly. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxalic_acid Works great every time.  I've done this 100 times on homes and…"
Oct 26
CharisB replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Art - Great insights. Love the use of the weed trimmer line. :) --- Charis w/ Sashco"
Oct 26
Art Hoffman replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Frank, please refer to the February 2014 issue of our publication, the Log Living Gazette, which will provide info on a way that really does keep Cluster Flies…"
Oct 26
CharisB replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Donald has a great suggestion with the NBS-30. It works great with oil-based stains. I'd recommend Bug Juice with oil-based stains. (The citronella oil in NBS-30 can slow down proper drying of a water-based stain.) You might also consider…"
Apr 19
Frank Keefe replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Thanks a bunch - with Spring hopefully ready to arrive its a good time to get this stuff done."
Apr 19
Donald Parsons replied to Frank Keefe's discussion Dumb Fly Problem
"Hello Frank - you might try locating the entry holes that the bugs/flies are getting in to and sealing them up. If you have tongue and groove that extends beyond the last rafter and through the gable end - the V-groove is usually where they find…"
Apr 19
Frank Keefe posted a discussion

Dumb Fly Problem

Hello,My wife and I are long time log home dwellers. For most all of those years we have had the dumb cluster fly problems. Our current home has windows facing South floor to cathedral ceiling. Fly and ladybug heaven. A month or so back I bought a ultraviolet indoor bug zapper. So often I try things such as the zapper that don't work. Well bingo. The flys were gone in two days. We do still get one or two, but the machine makes short order of them. No solution for the ladybugs yet. Open to ideas…See More
Apr 19

Profile Information

Tell us about yourself:
Have owned log homes(s) for 35 years Don’t know everything but a few undeniables was
Are you lucky enough to be living in a log home?
Yes

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of The Log Home Neighborhood to add comments!

Join The Log Home Neighborhood

At 9:47am on April 23, 2018, Mrs.Dankwa Perious said…


Good day,
I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and demand it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on(miss.bb.abiolabawuah00@gmail.com) for the full details.

Have a nice day.
Mrs.Dankwa Perious.

 
 
 

© 2018   Created by Neighborhood Host.   Powered by

Guide to Log Homes | Advertise | Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service