• Call (800) 479-6583
  • Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
  • |
  • Sat 9am-5pm
Menu

How to Apply Granules Like a Professional

Bug Lady posted this on Aug 4, 2016

SOLUTIONS PEST & LAWN: YOUR ONLINE DO IT YOURSELF PEST CONTROL STORE

Sometimes the terms bait and granules are used interchangeably, but this is incorrect.  A bait is something that is a food attractant very much like granules that have an insecticide embedded into it, and they both work differently and have different times when one is better than the other.

With Granular insecticide it is important to follow the correct application rate, and follow the label.  More does not make it work better, you are just wasting your money.  Granules are applied at a much higher rate than a bait, but are less expensive.  Bait should never be watered in, but granular insecticide should, as this is what activates the insecticide.

A hand spreader will work fine for small areas, a typical yard and are not very expensive, next would be a medium sized crack type of spreader, ideal for over an acre.  For small areas you need to calculate the area you will be treating and then weigh out the granular insecticide, spread the gate to be opened about 3/8 ‘s of the way and walk briskly, if you have any left then you can spread this out in the opposite direction.


Learn how to mix a granular insecticide for use in your sprayer.


Looking for ways to prevent and control insects in your home and yard, Solutions Pest & Lawn has you covered.   We can help you control and repel insects easily with our professional products at Solutions Stores.  Using the right products, such Cy-kick CS and Demand CS for your pest control problems will make all the difference in the world.  Letting us teach you how to use it, even better.


We have the right professional strength products for all your pest control problems.  Guaranteed the best products at the best price.   Our professional staff are here to help with all your pest control needs, call us at 1-888-523-7378 to place your order today.


Categories: Pest Control Lawn Care
To top

Contact Us

x

Need Help?

Call us at (800)479-6583

Se habla español

Mon-Fri 8am-5pmSat 9am-5pm

Receive a reply in less than 1 hour
(during business hours)

Follow us

* Required Fields

Help