Quick Answer: How Do You Get Rid Of Fruit Flies In Your Kitchen??

6 Ways to Instantly Get Rid of Fruit Flies & Gnats at Home

  • Create a trap by mixing apple cider vinegar with a few drops of dish soap.
  • Another home-made trap is to pour leftover red wine into a jar.
  • Mash up banana slices in a jar and cover the top with a plastic wrap.
  • Pour bleach solution into the bathroom sink.

How do you make a homemade fruit fly trap?

What You Do:

  1. Toss out any overripe fruit. Then, pour a cup of apple cider vinegar into a jar or small bowl.
  2. Add a couple of drops of dish soap to the jar.
  3. Place the trap in the area where you’ve seen the fruit flies, and wait for it to do its job.

How do you trap flies in your house?


  • In a Mason Jar or bottle, add about 1/4 cup of sugar, 3-4 inches of apple cider vinegar, 1/2 cup or so of water, and a drop of dish soap.
  • Stir it up a little bi.
  • Attach twine or string to hang the jar (optional)
  • Place saran wrap over the top of the jar and put some holes in it so the flies can get in.

How do I get rid of fruit flies in my drain?

How to Kill Fruit Flies in Drains. Some fruit flies make their home in areas where it’s just not practical to place a trap. Examples include shower drains, bathroom sink drains, toilets, etc. To get rid of fruit flies in these areas, pour boiling water (or boiling white vinegar) down drains and toilets.