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a friend said just cut a lemon and place on counter to get rid of gnats is this true

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Rena W.

Asked by Rena W. at 12:43 PM on Oct. 26, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • I never heard of that. Try it and see--what do you have to lose, except a lemon or some gnats?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 1:47 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

  • I've heard it was white vinegar for mosquitoes..
    anestheticsex

    Answer by anestheticsex at 2:36 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

  • The acid irritates them.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 3:20 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

  • Get a small container or small cup & poke small holes in the lid (or use plastic wrap if you have to) Then put some apple cider vinegar in the container. They love that stuff. They won't be able to get out of it.
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 3:48 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

  • Vinegar and a few drops of dish soap, skip the plastic wrap. The soap keeps them from getting back out of the water, so it catches more.
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 8:18 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

  • http://www.naturalnews.com/032980_gnats_trap.html


    Here, this shows how to prevent them as well as how to get rid of them

    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 9:14 PM on Oct. 26, 2013

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