Gnats are little flies that swarm around fruit and drains,they don’t bite but are very annoying and that is why we recommend this amazing home remedies for getting rid of gnats:
1. Don’t over water plants.
Gnats lay eggs in moist dirt so by keeping the dirt of your houseplants on the dry side you will stop them from multiplying .
2. Have sufficient drainage for house plants.
This way you will stop the dirt from getting extra moist when you water.
3. Gnat Stix.
Put Gnat Stix in the dirt for plants .
4. Apple cider vinegar.
Make a mixture of :
- apple cider vinegar,
- dish soap
- put it out in a dish the gnats will drown in it.
5. Red wine
Mix red wine and soap and set that out in the dining room.
6. Pour bleach down drains.
In the bathroom where wine or vinegar can’t really be used, Villa says pouring diluted bleach down the drains will help dry them out and kill off the gnats and their eggs.
7. Mash rotten bananas.
Mash up some rotten bananas and put them in a bowl .
Next,cover them with saran wrap, poke some holes in the saran wrap and set it out.
8. Spray vinegar on gnats.
- water, vinegar
- dish soap
- spray the gnats .
9. Scatter mint and basil.
Scatter some mint or basil leaves on the counter around your fruit to keep gnats away.
10. Rub surgical spirits on the counter.
Simply rub some surgical spirits on the counter around the fresh fruit to repel the gnats.
Now set a trap and get rid of these pesky little creatures !
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