(Bayer) Advantage Yard & Premise Spray kills insects around the perimeter of your home, as well as on decks and patios. Bottle Sprayer connects to your water hose for convenient spray application. To kill fleas and ticks harboring in lawns and yards, mow the lawn a day or two before spraying, for best results. Spray the lawn surface using a slow, even sweeping motion, being sure to cover the entire lawn surface where pets normally frequent. Keep pets and children out of treated areas until after the spray has dried. One 32 oz. bottle treats 16,000 square feet.