Q: I'm having trouble with tiny flies in my kitchen! They are about 1/16" wide, have two tiny fly-type wings, and are slow-moving. I find them mostly around my front door, my kitchen window, counter tops and walls, but they don't seem to be interested in food. Any idea how to get rid of them?
Sent by Gail
Editor: Until I read that they don't seem interested in food, I thought you might have a fruit fly problem. Even so, the same traps for fruit flies might work for these insects:
• Fruit Flies! What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them
• Reader Tip: The Quick and Simple Way to Banish Fruit Flies
• Tip: Repel Fruit Flies with Rue
Readers, any other thoughts?
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