Once infestation has begun, eliminating fruit flies can be quite a pain. They multiply quickly and can be quite hard to kill. Insecticides are available in the supermarket but they can be harmful and may introduce side effects to you and your pets. Some can be quite costly too.
You can actually make your own fruit fly trap on your own to help control the population of these pesky insects. And since you are making it yourself, you have control of what ingredients go in. You might be surprised what common household items and materials can do to help you fight fruit flies.
This video will show you how to make a simple, yet very effective fruit fly trap. All you need is a plastic cup, shrink wrap, dish soap, and cider vinegar. These four ingredients are effective enough to attract and kill fruit flies, and you may already have them in your kitchen. Watch the video to see how it works.
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