Hot Shot Ant Killer Plus is an unscented aerosol insecticide formulated to kill and control ants (not including pharaoh, harvester, and fire ants), crickets, brown dog ticks, cockroaches, spiders, fleas, and other listed insect pests. It kills on contact with a residual effect of up to 160 days leaving no mess and no chemical-based smell. It can be also be used outdoors using crack-and-crevice or spot treatment following permitted use procedures indicated on the label. This particular product comes in a 16-oz. spray can.
Ants (excluding harvester, pharaoh and fire ants), cockroaches, crickets, firebrats, silverfish, sowbugs, black widows, brown recluses, wolf spiders, scorpions, browns dog ticks, and other common household pests.
For use in
Cracks, dark corners, hidden surfaces under sinks, behind stoves and refrigerators, food storage areas and wherever these pests are suspected, doors, around window frames, ant trails and other areas of entry.
To control Ants (excluding harvester, pharaoh, and fire ants), Cockroaches, Crickets, Firebrats, Silverfish, Sowbugs, Black Widow, Brown Recluse, Wold Spiders, Scorpions, and Other common household pests:
Contact as many insects as possible with the spray in addition to thoroughly treating all parts of the room where these pests may hide.
Pay special attention to cracks, dark corners, hidden surfaces under sinks, behind stoves and refrigerators, food storage areas and wherever these pests are suspected. The treatment lasts up to four months.
To kill ants (excluding harvester, pharaoh, and fire ants), treat doors, around window frames, ant trails and other areas of entry.
Do not water the treated area to the point of runoff. Do not make applications during rain. All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatments only, except for the following permitted uses: Treatment to soil or vegetation around structures; applications to lawns, turf and other vegetation.
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.
The 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.
To kill Ants (excluding harvester, pharaoh, and fire ants), Black Widow, Brown Recluse, Wolf Spiders, Scorpions, Brown Dog Ticks, and Crickets:
Thoroughly spray infested weeds or bushy non-crop areas.
To kill ants (excluding harvester, pharaoh, and fire ants), thoroughly wet hills and runways.
For spiders and scorpions, carefully remove accumulated firewood, lumber and other materials where spiders and scorpions like to hide (be sure to wear work gloves). Treat beneath and next to the infested areas. When directly treating scorpions, stand at a safe distance and thoroughly cover the pests. Scorpions must be contacted by the spray to be killed.