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How do you get rid of fruit flies?

My mom has 'em at her house and was wondering if there is a home remedy way or store bought item to buy or something?

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SparklingHope

Asked by SparklingHope at 2:20 AM on Sep. 16, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • I keep all the fruit in the fridge, esp. on those warm days.
    LIFO

    Answer by LIFO at 2:28 AM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • you can spray with flies spray but make sure ever thing is covered and remove cats ,dogs and any other pets in the house or just have them as pets lol
    dutchcanadain

    Answer by dutchcanadain at 2:55 AM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • git rid of the source of the fruit flys and that will help alot, those fly strips help but are a pain in the but my mom left out some bananas to ripen for bread and we got some as a result after getting rid of the fruit they didnt last long.
    steveiguana

    Answer by steveiguana at 7:19 AM on Sep. 16, 2010

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