Matches all federal guidelines for safe use around pets and humans. Provides protection against fleas for an entire year. Powder is designed to cling to carpet fibers, resisting the pull from a vacuum cleaner. Large container can treat up to 900-square-feet of carpeting.
More expensive than others. More effective against larvae than adult fleas.
Has a 30-day lifespan to eliminate adult fleas, eggs, and larvae. Contains a nice scent. Offered at a reasonable price point, and it will deliver 200- to 400-square-feet of coverage area per bottle. Works well against heavy infestations of fleas and ticks in the home.
Not safe to be used around food or for direct contact with humans or animals.
Gives you almost 1,000-square-feet of coverage area per bottle at a reasonable price point. Manufactured in the United States and follows all safety considerations for use around animals and humans. Should effectively kill adults and larvae within several days.
Not as effective against heavy infestations of adult fleas and larvae.
Works fast, so you can apply it and then vacuum it up again shortly afterward. Has a low price point and delivers up to 400-square-feet of coverage. Works on adult fleas, eggs, and larvae, while also killing ticks. Product is safer to use around people and pets than some others.
May not work as well with a heavy infestation as it does if you catch them early.
Safer to use around people and animals than some other carpet flea powders. Will give you up to 550-square-feet of coverage per bottle. May be used on upholstery and pet beds, as well as carpet. Begins killing fleas and ticks upon contact. Has a pleasing smell after application.
Dangerous to use around puppies or pregnant dogs. Pricey.
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Flea and tick carpet powders help to control infestations inside the home. Just sprinkle the powder on the carpet and follow the directions on the bottle. Some powders will begin working immediately, killing fleas and ticks. Others must be left on the carpet fibers for a few days before vacuuming. Most powders work by clinging to the adult fleas, eggs, and larvae, killing the insects. Always read the instructions and warnings for any flea and tick powder for carpets. Some products will only kill fleas, while others kill fleas and ticks. Some are not safe to use where they’ll come into contact with humans or pets until the carpet is vacuumed.