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.
Our trick for getting rid of fruit flies is simple: put three drops of dish soap (whatever kind you use) into 1 cup of vinegar and leave it out in a bowl. The vinegar will attract the flies to the bowl and the soap will reduce the surface tension so the flies sink to the bottom.
Get those annoying fruit flies out of your kitchen without any heavy engineering with these simple natural fruit fly control methods. 2 1/4 cup white vinegar 2 tbsp dish washing soap 1 tbsp peppermint essential oil 1 tbsp lemon essential oil Mix all ingredients in a spray bottle Shake well Use to spray directly on fruit flies http://theseamanmom.com
To get rid of pesky fruit flies, take a small glass, fill it 1/2' with Apple Cider Vinegar and 2 drops of dish washing liquid; mix well. You will find those flies drawn to the cup and gone forever! + tons of other home remedy tips/tricks.