Effective Weed Control

30 January 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog


If you own a significant amount of property or even if you are on a small lot of land, weeds can feel like they are starting to crowd you out of your space. You are in luck because there are very effective ways to spray for weeds. There are some supplies that you are going to want to have in different situations, but the main idea is to get poison on those weeds and poison the ground so they do not return. Here are a few great supplies to use when spraying your weeds.


There are many different sizes of sprayers. If you are on a significant plot of land, you may want to have a tank that can mount on the back of an ATV. This will allow you to drive around and spray your weeds much quicker. These often have automatic sprayers that can be engaged to spray a large area of ground. If you are in a smaller plot, a regular hand sprayer will be sufficient. You will be able to walk and spray each weed as you see fit. In each case be sure to just spray weeds as most poisons will also kill grass and other shrubbery. 


A dye used when spraying weeds can be one of the best products that you buy. This is especially true if you are spraying a lot of different areas. You do not want there to be any gaps in the poison that you are laying down. If you add a dye to your poison you will be able to see exactly where you have laid down the poison. The dye itself is harmless so it has other uses, but it can be one of the best things to use when spraying weeds.


There are many different poisons that are on the market, and each has pro's and con's. The good thing is that you have a lot of options when it comes to controlling your weeds.You can spray the weeds directly, but there are also ground kills that keep weeds from returning. There are poisons that focus on broad leaf greenery, but there are poisons that will kill just about any type of plant. Be careful with the poison you choose, and be sure to follow the mixing instructions exactly. Also be careful when spraying when there is a wind as you do not want to spray and have the wind take your poison elsewhere. 

For more information, contact a business such as ASE Pest & Weed Supplies.