PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU is formulated to effectively and efficiently eliminate your insect problem in a short span of time. It is a ready to use formula, so no need to mix with water. It kills on contact and has a long lasting residual effect. It is effective for common pests such as cockroaches, ants, flies, fleas, mosquitoes, and many more. PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer's long-lasting action will keep killing American and German Cockroaches and Argentine Ants for up to 18 months on non-porous surfaces. It will keep killing flies up to 150 days after you spray. This product is devised for use in standard spray equipment, such as a pump spray bottle or pressurized sprayer. PestXpert Home Barrier is strong enough that it can kill over 50 types of insect pests from fleas and ticks to wasps and spiders.
Ants, Aphids, Bagworms, Cockroaches, Crickets, Cutworms, Digger Wasps, Earwigs, Fire Ants, Flies, Grasshoppers, Japanese beetle (adult), june beetles (adult), lace bugs, mealybugs and many more. Please see label for complete list.
For use in:
Decks, Driveways, Fences, Flowers, Foundations, Garbage Cans, Lawns, Ornamental Plants, Patios, Shrubs, Sidewalks, Walkways, Walls. Apartments, Attics, Automobiles, Basements, Bathrooms, Boats, Cabins, Campers, Carports, Clothes Storage, Gazebos, Homes, Kitchens, Patios, Pet Sleeping areas, Porches, RTV, Utility Rooms May be used on plants, as well as a multi-purpose spray in small ornamental gardens and for spot treatments to prevent insects from spreading into large garden areas.
Ready to use formulation: Designed for use in a hand pump sprayers
* See label for complete application instructions
Cockroaches (including Adult and Immature Stages of both Non-Resistant and Organophosphate and Carbamate Resistant Strains), Ants, Boxelder Bugs, Centipedes, Crickets, Dermestids, Firebrats, Fleas, Palmetto Bugs, Silverfish, Sowbugs, Ticks and Waterbugs: Apply as a spot and crack & crevice treatment to areas where these pests crawl and hide, especially in hidden areas around sinks and storage areas, behind baseboards, around doors and windows, behind and under refrigerators, cabinets, sinks and stoves, the underside of shelves, drawers, bookcases, and similar areas. Cover all food handling surfaces and cover or remove all food and cooking utensils or wash thoroughly after treatment. Exposed food should be covered or removed. Repeat as necessary but not more than once per week.
Ants: Spray ant trails and around doors and windows and other places where ants enter the house. Repeat as necessary but not more than once per week.
Carpenter Ants: For effective control, locate and treat nests and surrounding areas. Apply around doors and windows and other places where ants enter premises and where they crawl and hide. Spray into infested wood through existing openings.
Ticks and Fleas on Surfaces: Remove pet bedding and destroy or clean thoroughly. Spray pet resting quarters. Adult Fleas and Larvae contacted by spray will be killed. Put fresh bedding down once spray has dried. Do not spray animals directly. For best results, pets should be treated with an appropriate flea and/or tick control product registered for use on pets before allowing them to return to the treated area. Spray rugs and carpets where infestations are bad. Delicate fabrics should be tested for staining in an inconspicuous area prior to use.
Spiders: Apply along and behind baseboards, to window and door frames, corners, pipes, storage localities, attics, crawl spaces and other areas over which these pests may crawl.
Centipedes, Ground Beetles, Pillbugs, Sowbugs, Scorpions and Ticks: Apply around doors and windows and other places where these pests may enter premises. Treat baseboards, storage areas and other locations where these pests are found.
Asian Lady Bird Beetles (Lady bugs): Spray areas where bugs crawl or are rest, around doors, windows and areas where insects can enter the home.
CONTACT SPRAY: To kill ants (including Argentine, carpenter, fire, harvester & pharaoh ants), bed bugs, centipedes, cockroaches, fleas, spiders (including brown recluse, black widow & hobo spiders), ticks, chiggers, black flies, deer flies, horse flies, gnats, biting midges and wasps: Spray where insects congregate and individual pests when seen. Spray 1-2 pumps contacting insects directly. Insects contacted by spray will be killed.
FLYING INSECTS: House Flies, Gnats, Mosquitoes and Small Flying Moths: Spray localized resting areas, such as under eaves, porches, inside surfaces of window and door frames, surfaces around light fixtures and cords, railings, etc. and anywhere these insects may rest. Insects coming to rest on treated surfaces will be killed.
HORSE STABLES: To Control Stable Flies, Horn Flies, House Flies, Face Flies, Horse Flies, Deer Flies, Mosquitoes and Gnats. Apply thoroughly to surfaces until wet. Insects coming to rest on treated surfaces will be killed or repelled. Repeat treatment as necessary but not more than once per week. Do not spray animals or humans, or apply to animal feed or watering equipment.
PANTRY PESTS - Grain Beetles (Rusty, Merchant and Sawtoothed), Flour Beetles (Red and Confused), Chocolate Moths, Cigarette Beetles, Clover Mites, Cluster Flies, Drugstore Beetles, Elmleaf Beetles, Rice Weevils, Lesser Grain Borers, Spider Beetles and Tobacco Moths: Treat exposed stages. Remove all food-stuffs, utensils and shelf paper from area to be treated. Discard used shelf paper and any infested foodstuffs. Apply spray to shelves and in cracks and crevices behind and under cupboards and cabinets. Allow to dry prior to replacement of shelf paper, food and utensils. Wash any exposed food handling surfaces and utensils before use.
Carpet Beetles (Black, Furniture and Varied): Spray on and under edges of floor coverings, under rugs and furniture and in closets or other localities where these insects are found.
Webbing Clothes Moths: Use this product as a crack and crevice treatment in closets and other storage areas where these pests are found. This is an adjunct treatment and will not control moth larvae already on clothes. Do not apply to clothing.
Bed Bugs and Lice: Remove linens and wash before reuse. Lightly spray mattresses, especially tufts, folds and edges. Apply to the interior of the frame. Allow to dry before remaking bed.
All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatments only, except for the following permitted uses: (1) Applications to soil or vegetation around structures; (2) Applications to lawns, turf and other vegetation; (3) 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.
PESTS ON OUTSIDE SURFACES OF BUILDINGS:
For control of building infestation to Ants, Clover Mites, Crickets and Sowbugs (Pillbugs). Spray foundation of building where insects are active and may find entrance up to a height of 2 to 3 feet. Apply to outside surfaces of buildings where insects tend to congregate. Spray areas include (but are not limited to) screens, window frames, eaves, porches, patios, garages and refuse dumps. Repeat treatment as necessary, but not more than once per week.
Ants, Cockroaches (including American, Asian and German Cockroaches), Centipedes, Crickets, Mole Crickets, Waterbugs and Silverfish. Hold can 12 to 18 inches from surface to be treated and spray in infested surface of patio or picnic areas, hitting as many insects as possible. Spray to slightly moisten the surface. Spray infested surface of patio or picnic area. Also spray legs of tables and chairs. Ants: Spray freely around ant trails and hills. Spray around nests hidden under steps, brickwork, concrete, etc. Break apart accessible nests and spray freely on and around debris. Repeat as necessary but not more than once per week.
Asian Lady Bird Beetles (Lady bugs): Spray areas where bugs crawl or rest, especially around doors, on and around screens, windows, doorframes and areas where insects can enter the home. Remove screens prior to spraying them, allow to dry and then reinstall them.
Lone Star Ticks, Dog Ticks, Crickets and Fleas: Apply thoroughly to infestation in bushes, grass or weeds.
Wasps, Hornets, Yellowjackets: Spray nests and other surfaces where bees may rest. Aim spray at nest openings. Applications should be made late in the evening when insects are at rest.
House Flies, Gnats, Mosquitoes and Small Flying Moths: Spray outside surfaces of window and door frames and other areas where these pests may enter the home. Also spray localized resting areas, such as under eaves, porches, surfaces around light fixtures and cords, railings, etc. where these insects may rest. Insects coming to rest on treated surfaces will be killed.
Termites, Carpenter Ants and Carpenter Bees: (for localized control only): Apply PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer to voids or channels in damaged wood of a structure, or to cracks, crevices and spaces in and between wooden portions of a structure or between wood and the foundation, in locations vulnerable to attack such as crawl spaces.
For Termites, the purpose of such applications is to kill workers or winged forms which may be present in the treated areas at the time of application. Not recommended as sole protection against termites. For active infestations, get a professional inspection. Such applications are not a substitute for mechanical alteration, soil treatment or foundation treatment but are merely a supplement. For severe termite infestation, contact a professional pest control operator in your area.
To control Aphids, Japanese Beetles, Lace Bugs, Leafminers, Mealybugs, Mites and Spider Mites on house plants. Prior to spraying, remove plants from living and eating areas. Put in an area not likely to come in contact with pets, children or food. Plants can be returned to original location when leaves dry. If plants cannot be moved, cover or remove exposed food and food handling surfaces. Avoid spraying surrounding areas. Apply spray to upper and lower surfaces of foliage. Avoid wetting blossoms if possible. Repeat applications as necessary but not more than once per week.
FOR CONTROL OF ORNAMENTAL GARDEN INSECTS: For use on roses, dahlias, asters and other ornamentals to kill Japanese Beetles hit by spray, as well as Whiteflies, Aphids, Armyworms, Lace Bugs, Mealybugs, Exposed Thrips, Pavement Ants, Spiders, Spider and Red Mites, Clover Mites and Leafminers.
Can PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU be used for flea control? How is it applied?
PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU can be used both indoors and outdoors for flea control. According to the product label for fleas indoors remove pet bedding and destroy or clean thoroughly. Spray pet resting quarters. Adult Fleas and Larvae contacted by spray will be killed. Put fresh bedding down once the spray has dried. Do not spray animals directly. For best results, pets should be treated with an appropriate flea and/or tick control product registered for use on pets before allowing them to return to the treated area. Spray rugs and carpets where infestations are bad. Delicate fabrics should be tested for staining in an inconspicuous area prior to use. For fleas outdoors you want to apply thoroughly to infestation in bushes, grass or weeds.
Will PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU actually kill bed bugs?
PestXpert Home Barrier Insect Killer RTU can be applied for bedbugs as follows: “Bed Bugs and Lice: Remove linens and wash before reuse. Lightly spray mattresses, especially tufts, folds and edges. Apply to the interior of the frame. Allow to dry before remaking bed.” Please take a few moments to review our treatment article on How to Get Rid of Bedbugs for more information on a successful eradication program.