Bug Foggers

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  1. Sep 29, 2019 #1

    house92

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    I’d like opinions about the effectiveness of bug foggers. I’m talking about the typical ones in a can made by Raid and Hot Shot.
    I don’t use them in living areas, I typically use them a couple of times a year in crawl spaces. I don’t have any particular bug issues, but I might not have had any anyway. It’s kinda like the septic tank treatments that are flushed down the toilet.
    How do you know if it really works?

    I’ve read some glowing reviews, and then I’ve read some that indicate they are no good. Some say they are more of a repellant than a killer; therefore, bugs that might have hung out in your crawl space might move to the walls and rooms of the house.

    Opinions?
     
  2. Sep 30, 2019 #2

    slownsteady

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    I think they work fairly well. I had a year where crickets invaded my basement and the fogger worked to reduce them. It's hard to say how well they actually work, because you usually don't know if the next bug didn't just wander in recently or if it was there the whole time
     

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