It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
HOW TO APPLY
Remove protective cap and snip off end of applicator. Replace protective cap after use. Use adequate ventilation and avoid breathing dust. Wear a suitable dust mask when using this product during prolonged exposure.
WHERE TO USE
Bed Bugs: Disassemble the bed frame and remove bedding. Do not apply product to bedding. Apply this product to the bed frame, mattress and box spring. Application to mattresses and box springs is intended for treatment of seams, edges and tufts, creases, folds, indentations, buttons and vent holes only. Do not treat the entire surface of the mattress or box spring. After four hours, vacuum the dust from the mattress. Also apply the product to cracks and crevices in the sleeping area, such as baseboards, behind pictures/wall hangings, along and underneath carpet edges and other articles/furniture in the bedroom or sleeping area. Do not apply to stuffed animals or toys.
Fleas: Thoroughly treat floor and bedding in and around pet sleeping quarters. Treat surrounding cracks and crevices, baseboards, carpeting and wherever fleas are suspected.
Cockroaches, Ants, Earwigs, Millipedes and Centipedes, Crickets and Silverfish: Lightly coat a thin layer of Hot Shot® Bed Bug Killer Dust with Diatomaceous Earth in areas where these pests are found and may hide, such as cracks and crevices; behind and beneath refrigerators, cabinets, stoves and garbage cans; in and around sewer pipes and drains; window frames and in attics and basements. Dust insects directly if possible. Repeat application when dust is no longer present and insects are observed.
Carpet Beetles: Dust along baseboards and carpet edges; under carpeting and furniture; in closets and shelving where these insects are seen or suspected.
Cockroaches, Earwigs, Millipedes, Centipedes, Slugs, Grasshoppers, Ants, Crickets and other crawling insects: Lightly coat areas where these insects are found or may hide, such as patios, planting beds, outdoor sills, window and door frames and outside of entranceways. Dust around foundations, along ant trails and around sewer pipes and drains.