Many are annoyed by little flying insects in their house, especially if they’re already in front of your face or flying around your food. These insects are small, usually long-legged, are considered as weak fliers and are called a gnat. These insects have many names like ‘fungus gnats’, ‘vinegar flies’ or even ‘fruit flies’.
Why are there little flying gnats in my house?
Know why there are gnats inside your house, you need to understand first what they are and how to identify them. Gnats are flying insects, smaller than mosquitos, black, don’t buzz and doesn’t bite at all.
They are drawn to light, that’s why you can usually see them in a mirror, a window and in bright rooms. Most of all, …show more content…
• Pour a cup of ammonia into your sink and garbage disposal and rinse it well after an hour.
• And lastly, pour a couple of drops of dish soap and apple cider vinegar into a bowl to avoid infestation again.
Gnat infestation in your bathroom
Like what was stated earlier, gnats love to breed in standing water and where else can they find abundance of this? In your bathroom! It can be very frustrating when you want to have a relaxing bath and you see gnats flying around your head or even hanging out with you in the tub.
So, we’ve come up with some ways on how you can remove the gnats in your bathroom. This may require a little changing of habit and some persistence.
• Insecticides. “Bug bombs” are very effective if you want to remove any flies flying around, but this won’t remove their breeding ground. That’s why it’s important that you clean the trash in your bathroom and, always check for any standing water.
• Repellents. This can be used in both the gnats and your pets. Spray this to the flies to kill them instantly. Some of can be applied to your pets to make sure that they’re not being followed by any gnats.