Prevention Spraying For Existing Outdoor
Flea Kit Products
For Flea Control
Preventing fleas from ever populating is the best form of flea
control outside, just as it is inside. The best, safest and cheapest way to prevent flea
infestations outside is to use a Nylar IGR concentrate.
Nylar is available in a 16 ounce container, which is best for using
outdoors. IG Regulator is an IGR, available in 1
ounce and 4 ounce containers. The 4 ounce size can be used in small
outdoor areas and will cover no more than 4,000 square feet. Use the
16 ounce Nylar for most outdoor applications (and indoor) to safe money.
ounce and 4 ounce Nylar Pint
of Nylar Flea Kits with Nylar
Regulator) which prevents flea eggs and flea larvae from maturing into reproducing, biting
adult fleas. At any given time, the adult fleas in your home or lawn account for about 2%
of the total flea population; 80% of the population is in the egg and larvae stages. By
using Flea Fix outside three times a year, indoors and outdoors, you prevent flea
population explosion. A good time begin your flea prevention program is April Fools Day.
For more on fleas and indoor flea control, go to our Indoor Flea Control article.
For details on how to use pesticides for outdoor flea and tick elimination, go to our Outdoors Flea Control Methods and Products page.
Because IG Regulator is an insect hormone, it has no effect on
non target animals such as mammals, reptiles or birds. Your pets and children are safe
around Nylar IGR, when label instructions are followed.
The best combination to kill fleas outdoors is Permethrin
SFR and IG Regulator.
Our Outdoor Flea Kit contains Permethrin
SFR Qt. 4 ounce Nylar, \and a 20 Gallon Hose End Sprayer.
The following pointers will help you in getting rid of outdoor
is an excellent choice for liquid adulticide flea
killers. This product is used indoors and outdoors for control of fleas, ants,
roaches and termites.
Use a hose end sprayer when applying
liquids for outdoor fleas, outdoor ant
pest control, etc. You need a lot of
volume to saturate the soil and a hand held pump up sprayer is not adequate.
If your area has had a dry spell, saturate the ground with water
24 hours before spraying. This makes the flea pupae hatch into adults so the spray will
Spray in the early morning or late evening for best results.
During and after spraying keep pets and children off the sprayed
area for about 3 hours or until completely dry.
Re-spray your pesticide (Permethrin) in one week.
Add Nylar to your first pesticide application. This gives you
long term control. The adult fleas make up only 2% of the population; eggs and
larvae make up about 80% of the flea population. Nylar IGR takes care of existing
and future flea eggs and larvae.
DeltaGard granules are an
alternative to liquid sprays. This granular product is an effective synthetic pyrethroid
that works in the control of fleas,
ants, grubs, and other Lawn Pests.