Home Remedy for Gnat Problem; Top four Safe Hacks

Robert James
Pest Control Technician

Gnats have been an annoyance to you and we know it. So, now you are looking for a home remedy to get rid of gnats.

And would you know it, we have just the right thing for you. We have done the hard work and compiled a list of natural/DIY remedies to your gnat problem.

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The home-made gnat remedies

There are a few things which can drive gnats away from your home. The best part? You might already be having these things in your home. So, you can start right away with the solution.

These everyday things listed below can help you get rid of gnats at little to no cost:

(click on the names to know more)

Dawn dish soap solution

Apart from helping you clean the dishes; dish soap can be a potent remedy to your gnat problem.

Hydrogen peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide is a mild antiseptic that can be highly effective in driving fungus gnats away.

Apple cider vinegar solution

Apple cider vinegar can be used for cleaning, washing hair and preserving food. But did you know it can also be a solution to your gnat problem?


You love it, so do gnats. Wine can be used as a gnat trap.

Benefits of using home remedies

All of the things in our compiled list are

  • Readily available
  • Safe for children and pets

So, you don’t have to worry about availability and have any health concerns. Besides, these are eco-friendly too. So, no worries about causing damage to the environment.

Some limitations

That said, these home remedies are best suited for a small cloud of gnats.

If having a gnat infestation, you should use chemical gnat repellents and sprays available in the market. Alternatively, you could get help from a pest control service for a bigger gnat problem.

It is now time…

To get rid of those annoying gnats in your home. With the information from this and linked articles, we hope you can tackle the gnat problem.

Do let us know which remedy worked best for you in the comments.

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