565 Plus XLO aerosol is meant to be applied along baseboards and in crack and crevices, places that the pregnant mother would not contact. This product does have a slight odor, but other than that it is very safe to use in the home with children and pets or mothers-to-be. Once 565 Plus XLO is dry, it will quickly degrade and will not linger in the environment.
Yes, 565 Plus XLO can work to treat for bed bugs. We suggest to take the bed apart and treat cracks, joints and the interior of the framework. Treat mattresses and boxsprings; especially tufts, folds, and edges. Also treat picture frames, moldings and all cracks and crevices in the room. Do not use in patient rooms in hospitals and nursing homes for treatment of bed bugs. It is NOT recommended for the sole protection from bed bugs. We advise to look at our How to Treat For Bed Bugs Guide to give more information on what items to use and where to apply to provide a proper bed bug treatment.
565 Plus is safe for use in a home with children and animals, as long as you follow the product label. Be sure that the children and pets are out of the area while you are applying the product, and they can return to the area as soon as it has dried. Please keep in mind that the 565 Plus XLO is a pyrethrin based insecticide. It does not leave any active residual,so any pest that is to be eliminated with this spray must be directly contacted to be killed.
Yes, 565 Plus XLO comes with a crack-and-crevice straw.