PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate is formulated to effectively and efficiently eliminate your insect problems in a short span of time. It has a residual effect for cockroaches, ants, flies, fleas, mosquitoes, and many more. This product is devised for use in standard spray equipment, such as a pump spray bottle or pressurized sprayer. This pesticide is strong enough that it can kill over 50 types of insect pests from fleas and ticks to thrips and webworms. Eight ounces can treat up to 2,500 square feet and can be used in multiple areas such as lawns, turfgrasses, ornamentals, hedges, patios, shrubs, and many more. It can also be applied using different methods to reach certain levels of effectivity. For outdoor use only.
Also available is the Ready-to-Use PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU.
Ants, Aphids, Bagworms, Cockroaches, Crickets, Cutworms, Digger Wasps, Earwigs, Fire Ants, Flies, Grasshoppers, Japanese Beetles (adult), June Beetles (adult), Lace Bugs, Mealybugs and others
* See label for complete list
For use in:
Building Foundations, Dog Houses, Patios, Pet Kennels, Sidewalks, Wood Decks, Driveways, Fences, Flowers, Garbage Cans, Lawns, Ornamental Plants, Shrubs, Walls
LAWNS AND TURFGRASS (domestic lawns & recreational areas): To control Ants, Armyworms, Centipedes, Chiggers, Chinch Bugs, Crickets, Cutworms, Earwigs, Fleas, Grasshoppers, Mosquitoes, Sod Webworms, Sowbugs and Ticks, spray when pests first appear. For Sod Webworms, delay watering or mowing the treated area for 12 to 24 hours after treatment. This avoids contact of shoes and hose with treated grass. Always point sprayer away from body. Use when wind is calm to avoid splash back. Do not spray on a windy day. Sweep sprayer left and right to ensure an even coverage. Apply entire contents evenly over 1000 square feet of lawn. ALLOW SPRAY TO THOROUGHLY DRY ON LAWN BEFORE PERMITTING ANIMALS OR CHILDREN TO ENTER TREATED AREA.
ORNAMENTALS AND HEDGES: To control Ants, Aphids, Bagworms, Eastern Tent Caterpillars, Fall Webworms, Grasshoppers, Mites, Mosquitoes, Orange Striped Oakworms, Spittlebugs, Whiteflies, Yellownecked Caterpillars, Cutworms, Leafhoppers, Mealybugs, Mimosa Webworms, Redhumped Caterpillars and Thrips (Exposed): Apply spray thoroughly to all parts of hedges and bushes. Be sure to cover trunks, branches, inside and outside leaves. When spraying leaves, be sure to spray both upper and lower surfaces. Spray to penetrate dense foliage but avoid over spraying to the point of excessive runoff. To prevent being hit by spray, do not apply to overhead areas. Treat when pests appear and repeat at 7 to 10 day intervals, if needed.
Plant Pests: ants, aphids, armyworms, bagworms, cankerworms, cutworms, elm leaf beetles, flea beetles, grasshoppers, gypsy moth larvae, adult Japanese and June beetles, lace bugs, leafhoppers, leafrollers, leaf skeletonizers, loopers, mealybugs, mites, mosquitoes, oakworms, plant bugs, pine moths, sawfly larvae spanworms, spittlebugs, stinkbugs, tent caterpillars, thrips (exposed), ticks, treehoppers, webworms, whiteflies.
Amount of Concentrate per gallon of water = 3 tbsp.
Amount of Concentrate per 1/2 gallon of water = 1 1/2 tbsp.
Amount of Concentrate per quart of water = 3/4 tbsp.
Plant Pest Directions: Use PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate to treat flowers, shrubs, vines, shade, flowering and non-flowering trees, evergreens and other ornamental plants. Mix PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate with water in accordance with the Dilution Rate table above. Apply spray to upper and lower leaf surfaces thoroughly but do not allow runoff or dripping to occur. Be sure to penetrate dense foliage to wet leaves, trunk and branches. Treat when pests appear.
Amount of Concentrate per gallon of water = 5 tbsp.
Amount of Concentrate per 1/2 gallon of water = 2 1/2 tbsp.
Amount of Concentrate per quart of water = 1 1/4 tbsp.
Lawn Pest Directions: Mow lawn and water thoroughly 1 to 2 days before treatment. Heavy watering should then be withheld for 2 to 3 days after treatment. Treat when insects first appear. Mix PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate with water in accordance with the Dilution Rate table above. Spray lawn using a slow, even sweeping motion ensuring coverage of entire lawn surface. Spray under ornamental plants, shrubs and trees where pests frequent. Do not attempt to control these pests in lawns by spot treating.
Amount of Concentrate per gallon of water = 8 tbsp. or 4 fl. oz.
Amount of Concentrate per 1/2 gallon of water = 4 tbsp. or 2 fl. oz.
Amount of Concentrate per quart of water = 2 tbsp. or 1.0 fl. oz.
Perimeter Pest Directions: To help prevent infestation of buildings, mix PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate with water in accordance with the Dilution Rate table and apply where pests are active and may find entrance. For example, treat a band of soil or lawn up to 6–10 feet wide around and next to buildings and treat the foundation to a height of 2 to 3 feet. Apply 1.0 gallon of diluted spray per 1000 sq. ft. of surface area. Thoroughly and uniformly wet the barrier area, but do not allow runoff to occur.
Fire Ants: Mix 6.0 fl. ounces (¾ cup) of PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate with one gallon of water in a watering can. Apply 1 gallon of diluted product per mound to thoroughly wet the area. Direct application at the mound and 12 inches around to allow solution to flow into ant tunnels. More or less than 1 gallon of dilution may be used depending on the size of the mound. Wait 7–10 days, then treat the mound again if necessary. Do not disturb mounds before treatment. Do not use pressurized sprays. For best results, apply in cool weather (65 - 80°F) or in early morning or late evening hours. Treat new mounds as they appear.
Fleas & Ticks: Mix 4.0 fl. ounces (8 Tbsp.) of PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate in one gallon of water. Apply as a coarse, wet spray to areas where fleas and ticks are most likely to be found, such as dog houses, kennels, runways, cracks and crevices in sidewalks, paths or patios, under plants, shrubs, bushes, trees or other shaded, moist areas where pests may rest. Remove pets from area during treatment. Do not treat pets with this product.
Residual Spray: For long-lasting control of Ants, Cockroaches, Fleas, Flies and Mosquitoes, mix 4.0 fl. ounces (8 Tbsp.) of PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer Concentrate with one gallon of water. Apply spray mixture to areas such as porches, patios, garbage dumps, garages and cracks and crevices along walkways or other areas where insects may congregate or can gain entrance to the structure.