When using PI Aerosol - 18 oz. for clothes moths you want to locate the source of the infestation. This product should be applied as a crack and crevice treatment to nearby cracks and crevices. It can also be used to perform a space treatment to the infested area at a rate of 5-10 seconds/1000 ft. This product can also be used to protect woolens the label lists to treat thoroughly by holding the can 18" from the garment.
You would not to need to clean the area. You need to wait until the PT PI Aerosol application has completely dried before bringing animals back. Per the product label, do not allow pets to enter the treated area for at least 15 minutes until the aerosol has dispersed and the area has been thoroughly ventilated.
Yes, PT PI Aerosol is safe for pets and children as long as it is dry.
PI Aerosol - 18 oz. is labeled for certain species of mites. We recommend you have the mite identified to make sure you use a product labeled for that exact species. This product can be applied to the seams and folds of upolstered furniture, box springs, and mattresses.
PT PI Aerosol is not labeled to control rat mites, only clover and grain mites.