Protecting indoor and outdoor environments a year round requires a few handy tools. lounging outdoors is still an option most months and, many of us and our customers will be looking at ways to dine, stay and shop in and outdoors, thus making it crucial for insect control. Preventing insects from travelling indoors looking for a warm dry place to shelter and breed is also at the top of the list.

Common Winter and Summer Insects

Common insects looking for a place to shelter under anything outdoors are spiders, ants and cockroaches during the colder months and even in the summer.

Outdoor furniture

If furniture will be outdoors, it is recommended to give all them a good spray with the Ecomist Sniper residual insect spray. When using the Sniper as per the instructions, Sniper can give 3 months of protection from creepy crawlers and flying insects.
The Spray acts as an invisible barrier which can present them from making a home under the chairs and tables and wherever they can find a dry place.


Storing BBQ’s? Often spiders like whitetails and other species tend to gravitate towards the BBQ because of the multiple hiding places and also the covers allow for a somewhat warm and dry place for them. While Sniper is not safe to spray directly on the BBQ or places where we eat, it is ok to spray on the inside cover or around the parameter of the BBQ to prevent insects from seeking their winter home there.


Spiders and cockroaches like to find their way indoors through windows or seek shelter around the windows, outside or in the corners of the ledges. While washing away cobwebs or spider webs it is recommended to apply Sniper after it has dried.

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