How to Use Spectracide Bug Spray to Kill Bugs

Spectracide is one of the most popular and well-reputed insect repellent companies in the USA. Their products are famous for being reliable, safe, and eco-friendly. The Spectracide pest control spray repels home-invading pests without poisonous chemicals, thus making it safe for eliminating pests from kitchen cabinets. Here’s how to use Spectracide bug spray on invading pests like ants, cockroaches, earwigs, fleas, gnats, mites, scorpions, silverfish, spiders, and stink bugs.

Spectracide Bug Spray to Kill Bugs
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Steps to Use Spectracide Bug Spray to Eliminate Bugs

If you want to how to get rid of tiny black warm like drain flies or stink bugs, below are the steps for using Spectracide pest control spray on them:

  1. For homeowners sensitive to fragrances, spray a small amount of the Spectracide bug spray in a test area before moving on to a larger area.
  2. If you are comfortable with using the Spectracide bug spray, identify your target area.
  3. You can either target an area with bugs visibility present or target their nest or home base.
  4. Ensure that the space is well-ventilated before spraying your mattress, kitchen, crevices, garage, or outdoor lawn.
  5. Spray your target area with Spectracide bug spray. It’s advised to wear a protective mask before spraying so you do not inhale any chemicals. 
  6. Your target area should be damp but not soaking.
  7. Repeat the steps if insects reappear or if you did not eliminate them. 


This Spectracide pest control product effectively protects the indoors and outdoors of your home the natural way. Formulated by professional exterminators, Spectracide is as useful as other artificial sprays with pesticides commonly found among their ingredients but does not harm you, your children, or your pets. 

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How to Store Spectracide Bug Spray in Your Home or Garage

Your Spectracide pest control spray should be stored in a cool, well-ventilated, dry, and well-lit area. Not only should your Spectracide product be protected from extremely high or low temperatures, but it should be stored away from direct sunlight and out of the reach of children.

Final Thoughts on Using Spectracide Insecticide 

Like other products offered by Spectracide, the bug spray is easy to use in and outside of your house. You can use it to remove common bugs in the bathroom, kitchen, garage, and bedroom. With its non-toxic ingredients, your pets, children, and homes can be immediately protected from pesky or harmful pets!

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FAQs on Spectracide Bug Spray for House

Can I use the Spectracide bug spray anywhere?

Yes, the Spectracide bug spray can be used for your closets, bathrooms, garage, and other pest-prone areas inside and outside of your home. Keep away from your skin, hands, face, eyes, or mouth. 

How do I safely use Spectracide bug spray?

Do not use this product on people, animals, or electronics or ingest the bug spray. If the bug spray comes into immediate contact with the skin, wash the area thoroughly with water.

Is Eco Defense a better insecticide brand than Spectracide? 

Both Eco Defense and Spectracide are known to be top insecticide companies in the USA. However, in our personal experience, we have found that Spectracide bug sprays are more effective than Eco Defense. 

How are Spectracide products safe for children and pets?

Spectracide ensures that you have a natural non-toxic alternative to your typical pest control spray. Spectracide repels home-invading pests without dangerous poisons and harmful fumes by using essential oils and other non-toxic ingredients which do not negatively affect children or pets when they enter the area. 


Want to know how to use a bug spray other than Spectracide? Be sure to look through our brand chart below including instructions for using bug sprays from about 20 brands.

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