Frequently Asked Questions
Why is the fan barely or not spinning?
- Batteries need to be replaced.
- During shipping and handling the top of the fan got pressed down too far. This causes the fan blades to be squished against the base. Simply use a flat-head screwdriver to create a bit of space between the top and base.
How many fans do I need?
For maximum efficacy, it's recommended to use the fan between dishes or for each dish, with the highest effectiveness being within 12 inches under the fan blades. Beyond that range, flies become bolder and may try to land on your food. As a general rule, for a 6ft table, two fans are recommended, and for an 8ft table, four fans are recommended.
Will it chop up the flies?
No. You won’t have flies dive bombing between the blades and getting split into pieces. The flies will not try to get near the fan as it appears like a threat to them. They may find another way or path to get to your food and as such you may need to move the fan to another location.
How does the Fly Away fan repel bugs and insects?
The Fly Away fan repels bugs and insects by creating an unnatural sight that pests find unappealing, thanks to the holographic reflective material on the fan blades. The constant speed of the fan also helps to break up the aroma trail of food, making it harder for insects to locate.
Is the Fly Away fan safe to use around children and pets?
Yes, the Fly Away fan is designed with soft-touch, high-quality fan blades that immediately stop when they contact an object, ensuring the safety of children and pets.
How far away should the Fly Away fan be placed from food to be effective?
For maximum effectiveness, it is recommended to use the fan within 12 inches under the fan blades.
Can the Fly Away fan be used indoors and outdoors?
Yes, the Fly Away fan can be used both indoors and outdoors.
Is the Fly Away fan easy to clean and maintain?
Yes, the Fly Away fan is easy to clean and maintain. The fan blades can be easily removed and cleaned with soap and water.
What is the lifespan of the Fly Away fan?
The lifespan of the Fly Away fan will vary depending on usage and maintenance. However, with proper care, the fan can provide years of effective pest control.
How does the Fly Away fan compare to other pest repellent methods such as chemical sprays or candles?
The Fly Away fan offers a safe and eco-friendly alternative to pesticide sprays and candles, which can be harmful to the environment and to human health. Additionally, the Fly Away fan offers a more constant and reliable solution to fly abatement compared to other methods.
How many Fly Away fans are recommended for outdoor gatherings or events?
As a general rule, two fans are recommended for a 6ft table and four fans for an 8ft table. For larger outdoor gatherings or events, multiple fan sets may be needed to effectively repel pests.
What is the noise level of the Fly Away fan?
The Fly Away fan is designed to operate quietly, allowing for peaceful outdoor relaxation without interruption.
Are replacement parts available for the Fly Away fan?
Yes, replacement parts for the Fly Away fan are available, including fan blades and motor components.
What is the money-back guarantee?
Our guarantee is that you will love how effective this product really is. If you are not satisfied with the product you have 30 days to return it for a full refund.