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Topic # 189414 29-Dec-2015 08:54
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Hi can anyone shed light on the best way to control spiders for as long as possible (hoping for 12 months) in a non living space ie garage.

I found this - any good?

PS what about living spaces?

http://www.wetandforget.co.nz/products/pest-control/miss-muffet-s-revenge-76/miss-muffet-s-revenge.html

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  Reply # 1458373 29-Dec-2015 09:48
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I use 'Ripcord Plus' for spider/bug control in my workshop and also in the house ceiling areas. Seems to work for at least 12 months.

I usually buy the concentrate version and mix it in a small garden sprayer.



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  Reply # 1458594 29-Dec-2015 16:54
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Ok thanks I'll look at that

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1458631 29-Dec-2015 17:42
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Whitetails are supposed to be pretty good at controlling other spiders. I always see the presence of spiders as a reassuring sign.





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  Reply # 1458711 29-Dec-2015 20:31
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+ 1 for Ripcord or there is a kiwi brand called "no bugs" or something along those lines that I have found does just as good for about 1/2 the price.  Ripcord is what the pros use I believe.  




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  Reply # 1458722 29-Dec-2015 20:57
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Is this the right ripcord?

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  Reply # 1458781 29-Dec-2015 22:19
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joker97: Is this the right ripcord?


Yip.  

This is the other one I now use, way cheaper as it makes 12 litres against Ripcords 5 litres for the same price. 
http://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/garden_centre/plant_health_pest_control/kiwicare_no_bugs_super_250ml_138881/

I take it the same problem you asked about in 2014 wasn't sufficiently resolved?




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  Reply # 1458800 29-Dec-2015 22:57
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Wow you have very good memory! In tech 6 months is enough to be outdated ... Was thinking maybe spider tech might have changed too!
I believe I was recommended a handheld squeezing bottle that emptied fast after asking then. 5-12L this time is way better!

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