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Talstar Professional Insecticide from FMC with Bifenthrin 7.9% is the most popular insecticide on the market today. Safe, effective, and economical it can be used for general pest control and termite treatments alike. Talstar has no odor and can be used to control over 70 pest insects.

Target Pests

Talstar can be used to control ants fleas ticks termites bed bugs cockroaches termites mosquitoes spiders and more. It is labeled for over 72 different pests.

For Use In

Talstar Professional Insecticide is for use around homes commercial and non commercial structures hospitals hotels motels schools and food processing facilities.

Application

Mix Talstar Pro Insecticide at a rate of 1oz per gallon of water.

Using Talstar Pro for Termite treatments you will mix 4 ounces of Talstar with 4 gallons of water and combine that with 10 linear feet of trenched dirt from around your foundation. Repeat this all the way around your home until you have a continuous band of bifenthrin protecting your home from termites.

Talstar Professional Insecticide can be used indoors as a crack and crevice treatment and outdoors as a perimeter application or broadcast. The label contains specific instructions for treating for termites and the application techniques used.

Indoors Apply as a coarse, low pressure, crack and crevice or spot spray to areas where pests hide, such as baseboards, corners, storage areas, closets, around water pipes, doors and windows, attics and eaves, behind and under refrigerators, cabinets, sinks, furnaces, stoves, the underside of shelves, drawers and similar areas. Do not use as a space spray. Pay particular attention to cracks and crevices.

For outdoor use please consult label for specific outdoor use instructions.

Coverage Area

1oz of talstar insecticide will generally treat 1000 square feet of area.

Time to Kill

Talstar takes about 20 minutes to begin killing insects.

Mix Rate

Talstar can be mixed at a rate of .2oz per gallon to 2oz per gallon depending on the target insect. Please refer to the label or call us for exact mix rates.

Active Ingredient

Bifenthrin 7.9%

Talstar Pro

Talstar Pro Insecticide

Talstar insecticide is a highly sought after product in the DIY pest control industry and it’s no surprise that Talstar products fly off our store shelves; it is an excellent product that gets the jobs done. Talstar Pro has amazingly long lasting effects that make it perfect for perimeter pest control.

 

Talstar Pro's Outstanding FeaturesSpraying Talstar

One of the things that really makes Talstar stand out from the rest is it’s powerful knock down effect; in fact it is so effective that the makers of Talstar have begun marketing it as an aerosol. Talstar provides solid control and treatment on more than 75 different insects and has an effective residual effect of up to three months. Whether you are dealing with termites, fire ants, chinch bugs, spiders, mosquitos, or millipedes or any other irritant, Talstar will take care of them and kill the entire infestation whether its indoors or outdoors.

 

Another reason why Talstar is such a hit with homeowners and pest control professionals is that it does not break down quickly when exposed to sunlight. Talstar’s persistence is among the best in the industry as most phosphor based products break down the moment they are exposed to sunlight. This makes it so when applied outdoors, you will get maximum results.

 

Talstar’s active ingredient which makes it such a solid pest control product is Bifenthrin. Bifenthrin belongs to a family of pesticides known as Pyrethroids. Pyrethroids were originally derived from Chrysanthemums and they act as a neurotoxin to insects and fish. Insecticides in this family have been found to be non-carcinogenic. This makes it safe to use around pets and children. In addition, Talstar is safe to use in areas where food is prepared. Talstar is a brand name so you are getting incredible value if you order this product to treat your bug issues. We also have Bifen IT and Befin XTS products which is a generic brand of Pyrethroid pesticide.

 

Talstar Pro: A High Quality Liquid ConcentrateMixing Talstar Pro in a gallon sprayer

Talstar comes in multiple formations which include liquids, granules, and aerosols. However it's the liquid concentrate, Talstar Pro, which is especially powerful. To use the concentrated liquid form of Talstar (Talstar Pro) all you need to do is simply mix the concentrate in a one-gallon sprayer with water according to the prescribed ratio on the instruction label. After you have mixed the pesticide you can use it either indoors or outdoors for full perimeter pest control. Talstar is safe to use indoors and has a very low toxicity to mammals so it is safe to uses spaces where pets and children frequent. Talstar also provides no form of damage to vegetation so your lawn and gardens will not be affected at all if you use talstar to treat bugs around your turf and plants.

 

Just using Talstar for one week and you will see a big difference in your pest population which proves that Talstar products are worth the investment. Order it today and you will not be disappointed.

 

Check Out Our Talstar Alternative Products

Bifen IT InsecticideBifen IT is a 7.9% bifenthrin insecticide that kills and controls over 75 different pests. It is the most common professional insecticide in use today. Bifenthrin is very safe to use and does not have an odor or leave a visible residue when applied. We recommend it as a cheaper alternative to Talstar Pro.

Bifen LP GranulesBifen LP Granules are a cheaper alternative to Talstar granules. Made by Control Solutions Inc, these insecticide granules will provide up to 90 days of insect control in your yard. Bifen Granules will kill fleas, ticks, roaches, ants, scorpions, and many other pests.

 

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Why did you choose this?
Solutions Stores Store
Our bug man recommended it. We have infestation with (sugar ants) where we have new doublewide.
michael r on Aug 7, 2017
Our bug man recommended it. We have infestation with (sugar ants) where we have new doublewide.
michael r on Aug 7, 2017
Can this product be used in a hose end sprayer like the Ortho hose end sprayer. If yes, how much should be filled in the container with water and what rate should the dial be set to for general spraying around the perimeter?
TheVerm on Jul 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I have a 20 gallon hose end sprayer (it has no dial setting) I put 2 oz of Talstar and fill it up to 16 gallons. I spray this on 4,000 square feet of lawn. 1/2 oz of Talstar per 1,000 square . I water the grass first then spray Talstar and the water in. I am killing chinch bugs
What is mix rate to kill roaches ?
Jeff on Jul 9, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Use a 0.02% to 0.06% suspension (0.33 to 1 fluid oz. per gallon of
water) for residual pest control in buildings and structures and on modes
of transport. Apply as a coarse, low pressure spray to areas where these pests hide,
such as baseboards, corners, storage areas, closets, around water
pipes, doors and windows, attics and eaves, behind and under refrigerators,
cabinets, sinks, furnaces, and stoves, the underside of shelves,
drawers and similar areas. Pay particular attention to cracks and
crevices.

how good is this product for roaches is it the same product for all pests?
Joseph T on Jan 9, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Talstar Pro, Bifenthrin will work really well for roaches. We always recommend baiting first for roaches that are inside the home, because you are offering them a food source and not hoping the roach moves over your chemical barrier. After about 10 to 14 days you can then apply a residual spray to the area, with Talstar to keep controlling for 90 days.

Read More about Roach Control Here.

https://www.solutionsstores.com/roaches
Can it be use to kill bedbugs ?
A shopper on Aug 8, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It is labeled for use to control bed bugs, we recommend our 100% Guaranteed Bed Bug Control Kit.

https://www.solutionsstores.com/solutions-bed-bug-control-kit
if you apply talstar on tree trunks will it absorb into root system and absorb through out the tree to kill borers and other pest?
Ralph F on Dec 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Based on what I read on the label, which is copied and pasted here, it is picked up by insects as they move into where it is applied as a barrier.
How it works: "Talstar P is a liquid concentrate insecticide which contains bifenthrin, a synthetic pyrethroid. Pyrethroids work by disrupting an insect's nervous system causing a weakened state followed by death. Talstar P does not provide an instant knockdown of pests, rather, pests pick up the residual active ingredient by contact. Talstar P is a repellent insecticide since it acts quickly enough that social insects such as ants cannot create a pheromone trail. This means that Talstar P will be most effective as a barrier with a thorough application. Talstar P residual can last up to 3 months."
We also want to use it outside.?
Grace S on Apr 2, 2018
BEST ANSWER: When treating the outside make sure to keep all kids and pets off the area until it has fully dried. It can be applied as a broadcasting spray or it can be used to treat around the foundation of the home and around the entryways.
Could you mix this product or put it in a mister and spray shrubs as well?
A shopper on Sep 8, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Im not sure of your question. You mix it with water and spray. I used one once for a gallon of water and pit it in a bug sprayer. You can spray homes and shrubs
As a preventative for your house perimiter how often do you reapply the product?
A shopper on Sep 26, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I apply it at the first sign of insects. However, that doesn't answer you question. I believe the label is monthly, but I have found that it is so good it allows me to extend that period. It's the greatest product I have ever used and it is cost effective.
Can I use Telstra p on new sod for mole crickets ?
John C on Apr 6, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I used it on my new sod, but I do not know about mole crickets. It did take care of the ants.
Will talstar p kill german roaches?
Susan on Oct 30, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Talstar will kill german roaches, we would also recommend using an IGR Gentrol to control the life cycle and a good roach bait to start off with. https://www.solutionsstores.com/german-cockroach-control
Does Telstar work on no see ums? We had great luck with eliminating mosquitos in Wisconsin, but we now live in The Florida Keys, and need to eliminate the no see ums so we can enjoy being out in our yard.
Debra F on Jun 16, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, will work great on Noseeums, Noseeums (also written as No See Ums or no-see-ums) are coined as such because they are usually so small that they can’t be seen unless you look very closely but they definitely can make their presence felt via their itchy irritating bites.

https://www.solutionsstores.com/noseeum-control
Will talstar kill lady bugs???
A shopper on Feb 13, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the Talstar will kill lady bugs make sure to spray any shrubs or bushes around the home as well as entry points like windows and doors.
Will this get rid of grubs and mole crickets?
A shopper on Dec 23, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Apply Talstar
® P Professional Insecticide as a broadcast treatment.
Use application volumes of up to 10 gallons per 1000 square feet to get
uniform coverage when treating dense grass foliage.
For low volume applications, less than 2 gallons/1000 square feet,
immediate irrigation of treated area with at least 0.25 inches of water
following application to ensure efficacy of sub-surface pests such as,
but not limited to, Mole Crickets, is recommended.
LAWN APPLICATION RATES
The application rates listed in the following table will provide excellent
control of the respective pests under typical conditions. However, at the
discretion of the applicator, Talstar
® P Professional Insecticide may be
applied at up to 1 fl. oz. per 1000 square feet to control each of the
pests listed in this Table. The higher application rates should be used
when maximum residual control is desired or heavy pest populations
occur.
will talstar work on spiders?
A shopper on Oct 3, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Talstar is a great product for spiders. Bifenthrin works great for almost all pest and can be applied to plants, lawns, inside and outside the home with no issues. Checkout our spider control section for application recommendations. https://www.solutionsstores.com/spiders
Can cattle graze on it after application?
Donnie G on Aug 8, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Talstar is not labeled for use on grazing pastures.

To control pests indoors and outdoors on residential,
institutional, public, commercial, and
industrial buildings, greenhouses, animal confinement
facilities/livestock premises, kennels,
food handling establishments, and lawns, ornamentals,
parks, recreational areas and athletic
fields.
What type of termites does it kill, we have dry wood?
Sam T on Jun 14, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Talstar Pro, Bifenthrin will kill drywoods, but because of the colony structure and behavior it would become more difficult then termites that are moving in and out of the soil.

Can you tell us more about where you are seeing termites?

https://www.solutionsstores.com/drywood-termites
Will this kill Brown recluse?
Justin G on Jun 4, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this will kill Brown Recluse Spiders, and a long list of other insects.
Will Talstar pro kill thrips in roses?
Bobby B on May 21, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you can apply Talstar Bifenthrin to roses to control thrips.
Can I use this product for bedbugs?
Ali M on May 3, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you can use Talstar for bed bugs, here are some application recommendations for bed bug control.
https://www.solutionsstores.com/bed-bug-control
Is it free shipping to Canada?
A shopper on May 3, 2018
BEST ANSWER: No sorry we do not ship to Canada for free.
Will it kill honey bees?
A shopper on Apr 12, 2018
BEST ANSWER: It would kill bees if sprayed during times of high activity, what are you trying to control?
How do you use this product inside your house ..palmetto bug problem .. old wood house in fl..& we have 2 dogs .. new problem never had issue in 9 years?
Grace S on Apr 2, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Make sure to keep the pets and children away from the area until the product has fully dried. You can mix the Talstart at a rate of 1 oz per gallon of water. Treat the baseboards around windows doorways and any entryways into the home. For more information please refer to the label of the product.
Is the Talstar Pro 1 gallon option 4 x 32oz bottles? Is it the same as Talstar P, available in the USA?
Mark S on Oct 3, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, there is only one Talstar, it has some name changes over time. Talstar Pro, Talstar P. But it has always been Bifenthrin 7.9 % and works great for almost all types of applications. There are alternative post patent products called Bifen IT, also made in the USA.

https://www.solutionsstores.com/bifen-it-insecticide
Is talstar pet safe?
A shopper on Sep 14, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Talstar is safe to us if you have pets, you just need to keep them out of the area while and apply and allow the Talstar to completely dry before they can reenter.
Can I use Talstar for mites on my chickens?
Leami on Sep 12, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No, Talstar Bifenthrin is not label for mites for directly on your chicken. You can spray the cracks and crevices and corners of the coop, remove the bedding before application.

Here is some information of what can be used on the chicken,
http://pest.ca.uky.edu/EXT/Recs/ENT28-Poultry.pdf

Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
what is the difference between Talstar and Reclaim I/T? Both are 7.9% Bifenthrin yet Talstar is 50% cheaper.
A shopper on Sep 8, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The Reclaim is our brand and comes with a 100% guarantee
does talstar kill mosquitos?
A shopper on Aug 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Talstar Bifenthrin is a great solutions for killing mosquitoes, can be applied in a fogger or hose end sprayer to lawn and foliage areas.
Does this work for carpenter bees
puzzeled on May 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you can use Talstar Pro insecticide to control Carpenter Bees, you will want to spray on the surface of where the carpenter bees are boring into the wood. Would recommend also applying a dust into the openings.

https://www.solutionsstores.com/delta-dust Once you stop seeing the Carpenter Bees leaving the hole, you can close it up with Chaulk.
Will taster treat clearing borers on my trees and how do I apply it
Ataylor on May 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this will take care of bores on a tree. You are wanting to apply this on the trunk, stems, and twigs in addition to the plant foliage. Apply at a rate of 0.25-0.5 per gallon of water.
Can I spray Talstar to kill insects in vegetable gardens?
Sky on May 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It would not be recommended to apply this directly to the vegetables in that garden. If this was in a greenhouse you could apply this along the edges of the building but not directly to fruit bearing plants, vegetable plants, or nut trees.

Customer Reviews

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Bug free...
Great product…Fast shipping..will buy again..thanks so much..Im looking forward to a BUG FREE summer.
June 20, 2018
Purchased
3 weeks ago
Easy to Use
5 / 5
Efectiveness
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Safe to Use
5 / 5
Would you Recommend?
Yes
Rebel Roaches Don't Stand A Chance
Being a Yankee new to the South I did not foresee the unintended consequences of sharing space with mutant roaches known locally as Palmetto Bugs. After I spread a little love around in the form of Talstar Pro, I once again triumphed, like General Sherman, in mowing down the Rebel Roaches.
June 8, 2018
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1 month ago
Easy to Use
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Value
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Safe to Use
5 / 5
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Awesome
A friend told me about Talstar Pro after a visit. I had a couple but not many ants in the house, but he pointed out they had nest under some rubber sheets I use for landscaping. So I ordered a bottle. Wow with in minutes from spraying you could see the little devils fighting for their life to no avail. I'd highly recommend this to,any and all.
May 29, 2018
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1 month ago
Easy to Use
5 / 5
Efectiveness
5 / 5
Value
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5 / 5
Would you Recommend?
Yes
fireants
the best product out there to kill fire ants in just a couple of hours. i soak the mound with talstar real good until i find the hole where they are entering the ground and i give a good dose . job done . also spray around house and yard to kill ticks. love this product , been using talstar for years. ken in north carolina .
May 25, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Would you Recommend?
Yes
Great product and wonderful service.
Great product. Have used it for a few years and it works great. As a returning customer, I highly recommend for their wonderful service and competitive price.
April 14, 2018
Purchased
3 months ago
Would you Recommend?
Yes
Kills centipedes fairly well, but they seem to come back no matter what I use. Must be some pretty hardy critters.
April 6, 2018
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3 months ago
Easy to Use
5 / 5
Efectiveness
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Value
5 / 5
Safe to Use
5 / 5
Would you Recommend?
Yes
Best product ever. I have been using it for 20 years. Best solutions had the best prices too!
February 12, 2018
Purchased
5 months ago
Easy to Use
5 / 5
Efectiveness
5 / 5
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Nuclear war on creepy crawlers.
Sprayed three homes, reports from two are that "insect/bugs" are found dead in the floor, none seen crawling, both were extremely happy with the results.

The third home was my own, I sprayed as a preventive measure, in early spring I will spray again, to be "worry free" throughout the summer.

I appreciate products that work as they claim, definitely would recommend this product.
November 16, 2017
Purchased
8 months ago
Talstar Pro
Excellent company and product. Beats anything I have ever tried.
October 13, 2017
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9 months ago
Tslstar is awesome!
Stink bugs dropped like flies day after day. I highly revommend this product and the company was very helful and easy to work with.
October 11, 2017
Purchased
9 months ago

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