With Instructables you can share what you make with the world and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
share what you made with text, photos, video, and files
gather your favorite instructables together
I used to make the inverted cone type traps but one day I didn't have any tape so I tried this. Much to my surprise it worked just as well, but was wa...
Materials:1. A container2. Plastic wrap3. Rubber band4. BaitTools:1. Something pointy
You want something small, and hard to knock over (especially if you're baiting it with red wine). I have found the bottom half of a water/pop bottle o...
Bait the trap by putting a little bit of something yummy in the bottom of the container. Generally this is whatever the fruit flies are hanging aroun...
Cover the container with plastic wrap and secure with a rubber band.
Poke one to four entrance holes in the plastic wrap. Try to imagine how big a fruit fly is and make the hole a little bit bigger than that (say 2 mm)....
Now to really eradicate the little bugs you need to remove their hiding spots. This means removing their access to anything tasty except your trap. Pu...
Fruit flies will start breeding really quickly so if you want to keep the trap for more than a few days and not have a fruit fly farm on your counter ...
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
How to Get Rid of Fruit Fliesby TimAnderson
How to make a simple fruit fly trapby SmartPhoneCardTrick
Fruit Fly Trapby cheeriokate
Quick and Easy Fruit Fly Trapby persia111
Fruit Fly Trap: X-Treme Versionby mvillalpando
How to Create a Fool-Proof Gnat Trapby jetich
DIY WILD MAY FRUIT FLY TRAPby Mr E Man
Cheap, efficient, easy (and cute!) fruit fly trapby belsey
Fruit Flies a Problem? Here's a Simple Way to Make a Fruit Fly Trap for your Barby BarsAndBartending.com
Easy Fly Trap... Reuseable!!!by MohawkMarine
Download our new apps for iOS, Android and Windows 8!
© 2014 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »