The Thrifty Apartment
It’s officially gnat and fruit flies season. The season when those annoying little pests buzz around your home with no care in the world. They show up when you least expect them, wreaking havoc on your personal space.
Here's How you Can Get Rid of Them
Fill a bowl with 4 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and a few drops of dish soap. Then place it where the gnats are commonly present. The solution will trap the pests inside and get rid of them.
Fill a cup with red wine and add a few drops of liquid dish soap. Place the bowl around the house in areas where gnats are commonly present.
Peppermint is a natural insect repellents. All you have to do is mix a few drops of the essential oil with a cup of water and place in a spray bottle. Spray the essential oil solution around your home.
If you notice the presence of gnats or drain flies around your sink area, baking soda, and vinegar is the best solution to get rid of them. pouring a cup of vinegar and baking soda down the sink drain. The mixture will start to bubble up a bit. Wash down with hot water after 15 minutes.