How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies take a wide mouth jar and fill it 1/2 — 3/4 of the way full with apple cider vinegar. (No other vinegar will work, btw. It has to be apple cider vinegar.) Add a few drops of dish soap, then fill the rest of the jar with water until the bubbles reach the rim of the jar. Finally, in the words of my lovely friend…. WATCH THE CARNAGE.
Kill gnats, fruit-flies, black-flies... Pour equal parts Apple Cider Vinegar and Warm Water into a small dish, add 8-10 drops of dish soap (we used Dawn-blue), stir to combine. Set-out near an area where the flies are feeding (away from children and pets)!
She Puts 2 Lemon Halves in the Oven. I Never Would Have Thought to Do This, But It's Pretty Smart!
That lemon-half method is just one of SEVEN kitchen cleaning tricks Food52 recently shared, and like so many of our favorites, it’s one that never occurred to us but makes so much sense once we consider it. Looking at the rest of the list inspired us to...