Prevent Fruit Flies

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Prevent Fruit Flies

How to prevent fruit fliesThe real key is preventing fruit flies from ever showing up. Here are some easy tips to follow:

  • Don’t let fruit go bad! This is the easiest and most important tip.
  • Never bring bruised fruit into the home as fruit fly eggs and larvae can be found in the bad spots.
  • Thoroughly clean the garbage disposal as a part of your home maintenance schedule.
  • Take out the trash regularly or if fruit has been thrown away recently.
  • Consider switching to a fine mesh window screen if you leave the windows open consistently.
  • Store soft-skinned fruit in a paper bag in the refrigerator.
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Tyler Golberg

Tyler is the founder of Home Maintenance Tracker and a writer for HomeSpot HQ, an easy to use tool for managing maintence and projects for every house.