Bayer Advanced Home Pest Plus Germ Killer is an insecticide and germicide rolled into one. Formulated to kill a broad range of flying, wood-infesting, and crawling insect pests with a residual effect of up to 12 months making it a cost-efficient choice. It is also formulated to reduce almost 100 percent of the germs left behind by the target insect pests with a single application. It kills roaches and ants in a matter of seconds and continues to kill up to 1 year within indoor premises. It can control over 60 different listed insect pests. This particular product is not for sale in California. Available in 2 sizes.
Do not spray into fish pools, ponds, streams, or lakes.
Indoors, do not use as a space spray (do not spray into the air).
Remove animal feeding dishes before spraying.
Keep children and pets away from treated areas until spray has dried.
Do not use on surfaces where food is prepared or where food is exposed.
Before spraying indoors, remove birds from the area and tightly cover or remove fish bowls and aquariums.
This product is not intended for application to plants or lawns.
Apply this product only as specified on this label.
Do not water the treated area to the point of run-off
Do not make applications during rain.
All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatment only, except for the following permitted uses:
Treatment to soil or vegetation around structures;
Applications to building foundations, up to a maximum height of 3 feet.
Other than applications to building foundations, all outdoor applications to impervious surfaces such as sidewalks, driveways, patios, porches and structural surfaces (such as windows, doors, and eaves) are limited to spot and crack-and-crevice applications, only.
Application is prohibited directly into sewers or drains, or to any area like a gutter where drainage to sewers, storm drains, water bodies, or aquatic habitat can occur. Do not allow the product to enter any drain during or after application.
INDOOR USE INSTRUCTIONS
Hold container upright while spraying. Direct nozzle about 12 inches from surface to be treated.
Spray around baseboards, into cracks and crevices and other places where insects live and hide (under sinks, cabinets, refrigerators, damp areas, etc.) until surfaces are wet. Avoid excessive wetting of linoleum, asphalt tiles or plastic. Allow surfaces to remain wet for at least 5 minutes. Do not apply as a broadcast spray.
For long lasting residual action leave spray undisturbed. The product will keep on killing insects for up to12 months†. • Do not use this product on mattresses, pillows, bed linens, or clothes.
OUTDOOR USE INSTRUCTIONS
Apply to exterior surfaces of the home.
Spray a band 3 to 4 feet wide around and alongside the foundation and porches of the house.
Treat soil, turf or walkways adjacent to foundation and porches. Also treat 1 to 2 feet up along the side of the dwelling.
For more serious problems, a wider band of treatment, up to 10 feet, may be necessary.
Spray with the wind to avoid drifting of the spray onto skin or clothing.
Treat where dissimilar building materials meet, such as where the brick meets wood trim or where siding meets window edges or where cracks are visible or around and into any openings where utilities enter the home. Spray around doors and window frames.
Treat outside surfaces of garages, carports, patios, driveways, and sidewalks if insects are present.
Treat other problem areas such as around woodpiles, storage sheds and other areas of insect infestation as needed. Spray on ant trails and ant hills.
For wasps, hornets, yellow jackets: Application to nests should be made late in the evening when insects are at rest.
To aid in control of fire ants in lawns and other outdoor home recreation areas, thoroughly drench the entire mound area. Spray provides contact activity and residual in the active mound. Use a coarse spray and apply gently to avoid disturbing ants.
NOTE: For best results apply in cool weather 65 to 80? F, or in early morning or late evening hours. Treat new mounds as they appear.
WOOD-INFESTING PESTS TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS
For control of termites and wood-infesting beetles found above ground, apply to voids and holes in damaged wood, and in spaces between wooden structures and between the sill plate and foundation where wood is exposed.
Apply spray to exposed worker and winged reproductive forms of termites. This type of application is intended to be a supplemental treatment for control of dry wood and above-ground subterranean termites and other wood-infesting insects. It is not intended as a substitute for soil treatments for termite control.
For control of swarming or reproductive stages of termites, apply a coarse spray to the swarm or area on which they collect.
For control of carpenter ants around houses and other structures. Apply around doors and windows and other places where carpenter ants may enter the premises. Spray into cracks and crevices or voids where these ants or their nests are present. Use a sucient amount of coarse spray to cover the area.
For control of carpenter bees in structures, spray the liquid directly into bee entrance holes. Leave the entrance holes open for 24 hours to be certain that returning adult bees are killed. When there is no activity, the hole may be sealed with a suitable sealant.