Talstar Pro is broad spectrum insecticide and can be used for almost all 75 insect pest. ( Termites, Stink Bugs, Bed Bugs, Scorpions, Spiders, Mosquitoes, Cockroaches, Ticks, Fleas, Pillbugs, Chinch Bugs, Earwigs, Millipedes, Dichondra Flea Beetles, Spittlebugs and others.)
The insecticide can be used both indoors and outdoors.
For instance it is compatible for backyards and house perimeter as well as living rooms and kitchens; hence it has been approved for use in multiple sites.
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Telstar P Review from user Perspective
- Long lasting effect, which is perfect for perimeter pest control.
- Works indoors and outdoors.
- Powerful knock-down effect.
- When exposed to sunlight, Talstar doesn’t breakdown easily.
- Not ideal for very large infestations.
- Highly toxic for bees.
About 7.9% of Talstar P consists of a synthetic pyrethroid ingredient called Bifentherin, which gives it the power required to act as a solid pest control agent.
The rest of the 92.1 % of Talstar P is made up of various chemical ingredients which give it the ability to deliver a powerful knockdown effect. Like all synthetic pyrethroids, Talstar P works by attacking and harming the chemistry of the insects’ central nervous system which causes paralysis and eventually death.
The unique thing about Talstar P is that the formula is available in three different forms: a liquid concentrate spray, aerosol spray and a granular dust form.
Talstar P is manufactured by FMC Corporation, an American Chemical Manufacturing company. This chemical company has been making pesticides, insecticides, and fungicides to help farmers cultivate their lands more efficiently.
What Costumers have to say about the product ?
After interviewing few users of telstar and doing some meta analysis on current reviews available on different marketplaces, we found that majority of customers using Telstar P seem happy with the results of the product and have reported no major issue with its use.
However, there is a single report of an allergic reaction to the insecticide but only if a person is already afflicted with a sinus problem. ( You should take this as grain of salt. Ever person is unique and you should read label before application to make sure you are safe)
Hence it is advisable not to use the insecticide product spray around people with a sinus problem as it can be dangerous to inhale it.
Talstar not only eliminates the insects in your house but also works as prevention from any further infestations.
Never spray the product on couches, beds, and mattresses, as it may cause poisoning, especially in children and people with the low immune system. It is safe when dried but still, it may occur as it mentioned in the directions on the label.
Talstar P also eliminates termite infestation. It can also prevent termites from infesting your house. It stays in the soil for a longer period of time that is 3-5 years repelling termites.
You can read lot of information about its application and precaution on the label.
According to the man Talstar P formula as a liquid spray or via a fogger will give the most efficient results against pests. Talstar P does not harm vegetation, therefore, it is safe to use in lawns and gardens; however, it can indirectly harm human health when the fruits and vegetables from the garden are consumed by people.
Therefore it is advised not to spray the insecticide directly onto edible fruit and vegetable plant body.
Talstar P provides protection against a whole range of pests such as Stink Bugs, Bed Bugs, Scorpions, Spiders, Mosquitoes, Cockroaches, Ticks, Fleas, Pillbugs, Chinch Bugs, Earwigs, Millipedes, Dichondra Flea Beetles, Spittlebugs and others.
The steps required to prepare a Talstar P liquid spray are as follow:
- Wear safety gear like gloves, goggles, and facemask before handling Talstar P.
- Fill the sprayer with half a gallon of water. If you don’t have one try:
- Measure 1 oz. or ½ oz. of Talstar P depending on your treatment using the bottle measuring device itself.
- Pour it in the sprayer.
- Fill rest of the half gallon in the sprayer and let it absorb for some time.
- Spray the chemical in desired locations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will rain affect Talstar P?
As you sprayed Talstar P and it’s been at least 6 hours before it rains then it won’t affect it. If your region experiences heavy rain, then it is recommended to apply it in every 21 days of interval.
Is it safe around pets and children?
Yes, as long it is dried completely it is safe. You should evacuate your home before spraying and let it dry completely before occupying the house again.
How often should I apply Talstar P?
In warmer season, apply it every month while in cooler season when they are inactive, apply it every 3 months.
Does Talstar P kill termites?
Yes, but only if it comes in contact with the chemical. If not, it works as a repellent.
What is the dry time for Talstar P?
Talstar P is a water based product so it takes as much the time the water would take to dry when sprayed.