Catching Fruit Flies
For those pesky fruit fly out of your kitchen without any heavy engineering, this simple trap uses the things you already have in your kitchen and does not require cutting, engraving, or other DIY.
Home and home blog Apartment Therapy action instructions to build an ultra-simple trap fruit flies:
Prepare yourself: All you need is cider vinegar, jug, dish soap, and plastic wrap. Pour enough cider vinegar to cover the pot bottom. Add a drop of dish soap (the surface tension of vinegar so that fruit flies can not remain just above the liquid will break). Now, cover the bowl in plastic wrap and poke a few holes in the top.
Note that in reader comments as shared and transmitted by the use of plastic wrap completely and still worked just as well. Flies are attracted by the smell of cider vinegar and as soon as the land sinks. They have a clever way to make noise in your kitchen? Let’s hear about it in the comments.