Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050)

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  • Sub Brand: Bug-B-Gon
  • Pest Type: Insect
  • Organic: No
  • Product Type: Insect Killer
  • Product Form: Granules
  • Container Size: 10 lb.
  • Coverage Area: 10000 sq. ft.
  • Indoor and Outdoor: Outdoor
  • Odorless: Yes
  • Active Ingredient: 0.115 percent Bifenthrin
  • Ready to Use: Yes
  • Kills Repels Controls: Fleas, Grasshoppers, Ants, Ticks
  • Application Method: Use on lawns
  • General Package Type: Bag


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Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050)
 
3.8

(based on 56 reviews)

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76%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (48)
  • Effective (29)
  • Good directions (24)
  • Value (22)
  • Quality (19)

Cons

  • Didn't work as expected (15)

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Cutworms eating my garden and newly seeded lawn

I really wish I could upload a video I captured of a cutworm half way out of his hole eating a granule. He was writhing around all pathetic, while i was laughing maniacally....Read complete review

I really wish I could upload a video I captured of a cutworm half way out of his hole eating a granule. He was writhing around all pathetic, while i was laughing maniacally. His dead homeboy was laying beside him. I had just spread the granules last night and was inspecting today. Funny thing is that cutworms usually only come out at night. There were several dead beetles on the patio also. This stuff is working very well!!!! Scotts, please allow video uploads!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

The ticks are still there...

I evenly spread this product throughout my yard and let the rain water it down as I do not have a hose. I bought this product to get rid of the ticks in my...Read complete review

I evenly spread this product throughout my yard and let the rain water it down as I do not have a hose. I bought this product to get rid of the ticks in my yard. Fleas were not listed on the bag but I had hoped it killed them too but it doesn't but I wanted those ticks gone for sure. It has been 4 days and I am still finding ticks. The bag states that it is suppose to start working immediately. The number of ticks found each day has not even gone down. I do not recommend this product for ticks. I don't know how well it is for the other insects listed since I do not have a problem with insects except fleas and ticks.

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Watering is the trick.

By Tezterz

from Missouri, USA

Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Effective
  • Good directions
  • Quality
  • value

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

      Once you apply it, at the correct rate to a dry ground, make sure to water properly. If you have pest afterwards you probably either had too much water which washed away the product or too little water and the product didn't dissolve. Water thoroughly, but without runoff, and you should be good.

       
      4.0

      Amazing

      By Texan1950

      from Benton Harbor Michigan

      Pros

      • Easy to use
      • Effective
      • value

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

          Spread early this am with Off mosquito spray on, approximately 6 hrs later after a shower in house, came outside with no mosquito s to be found. Wait and see about other insects.

           
          4.0

          Good Product

          By ConMan

          from Georgia, USA

          Pros

          • easy to use
          • Effective

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

              We had ants in the house. Treated them in the house with no luck. Bought this product, put in a broadcast spreader and treated grassy areas and flower bed around the house. It really took care of the ant problem. Thanks

               
              1.0

              dont work

              By robgreenthumb

              from Warwick, RI, USA

              Pros

                Cons

                • Didn't work as expected

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                  really just disappointed it's Paul product doesn't work well at all I use the 20,000 square foot bag on about twelve to fifteen thousand square feet of grass I still have a ton of ants amongst a bunch of other bugs.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great product!

                  By teel0

                  from La Vergne, TN, USA

                  Pros

                  • easy to use
                  • Effective
                  • Good directions
                  • Quality
                  • value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                      I bought this for the yard we had a big bug problem, between the spiders, ticks, and fleas it was a mess I put this on and there is a big difference! Even less spiders in the house I love it!

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      1.0

                      This product did not work as specified

                      By Pickle

                      from Lincoln, AR 72744, USA

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Almost worthless
                        • Didn't work as expected

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                          It has always been my understanding that Ortho products were of a quality product. Therefore, as the normal ant colonies began showing up, I looked for a product that would help eliminate them. I purchased 3 bags of Bug B Gone and used the product as specified. After approximately 3 weeks I have noticed that the ants in my yard are spreading more and quicker than prior to spreading Bug B Gone. After using the product I would not recommend it to any one nor use it again, in fact, I spent a lot of money for nothing.

                           
                          1.0

                          does not kill ticks or spiders

                          By PJ

                          from louisville, KY

                          About Me Avid Gardener

                          Pros

                            Cons

                            • Unwieldy

                            Best Uses

                            • Lawn Maintenance

                            Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                            Applied this product six weeks ago and I still have ticks. Had a spider right where I applied product...so as to say...ha ha! I don't see any benefits of it and I used two large bags on my lawn according to manufacturer's instructions. Waste of money!

                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            Works okay

                            By Texas123

                            from Houston Tx

                            Pros

                            • easy to use
                            • Quality

                            Cons

                            • Didn't work as expected

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                              My big problem is ants. The good news is, if I put this right on the ant hill, it totally works, kills every one of them - for a while, they do seem to come back a couple months later though and in full force within 4-5 months. The bad news is, if I have a low density of ants, and I can't find the hill, it seems hard to get rid of them. Also, there's one little tiny ant it doesn't seem to kill Argentina ant or something like that. I don't know how to get rid of those things.

                               
                              5.0

                              Works great!

                              By MLH

                              from Heathsville, VA

                              About Me Avid Gardener

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Tickflea Control

                                Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                I spread this product around my lawn last summer. This Bug B Gone eliminated the need to put questionable chemicals such as Frontline on my dogs. I did not see a flea or tick on any of my 3 dogs the entire summer after putting this on my lawn!

                                 
                                5.0

                                satisfied with product

                                By Dickbos

                                from Undisclosed

                                Pros

                                • easy to use
                                • Effective
                                • value

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                    easy to apply, did a good job, satisfied with product

                                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    4.0

                                    THIS REALLY WORKS WELL

                                    By sherrywright

                                    from alabam

                                    Pros

                                    • easy to use

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                        Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                        this product is easy to use and recomended by our vet. We have used it the past 2 summers at home and on the camp site with great results

                                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        5.0

                                        Fleas and Ticks -- gone!

                                        By bwhite

                                        from Moore, Oklahoma

                                        Pros

                                        • easy to use
                                        • Effective
                                        • Good directions

                                        Cons

                                        • no cons

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                          My neighbors on both sides and the back of my house have dogs. My problem was, all three dogs had a flea and tick problem. My yard became infested as did my dog. I sent my dog into the groomers to have her dipped, and while she was there, I applied Bug B Gon Max as directed. Kept my dog inside for a few days and took her for walks in the park so the Bug B Gon would have time to work. FANTASTIC!!!!!!! No more fleas or ticks. I told my neighbors about what I did and they have now treated their lawns. I love it when a product does what it says it will do.

                                           
                                          1.0

                                          this product only worked for about a week

                                          By ridley

                                          from Clio, MI 48420, USA

                                          Pros

                                          • easy to use
                                          • Good directions

                                          Cons

                                          • Didn't work as expected

                                          Best Uses

                                            Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                            I applied this product per instructions for 3 month protection which is 20lbs per 5000 sq ft. My front yard is 5000 sq ft and my back yard is 5000 sq ft. It was suppose to last for 3 months but it only lasted for about a week in my front yard. I know it is warrantied but I had thrown away the bags and the trash has already went to the dump. If you plan on using this product make sure you keep the bags and receipt.

                                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            Bugs No More

                                            By TEllis0406

                                            from Undisclosed

                                            Pros

                                            • easy to use
                                            • Effective
                                            • Good directions
                                            • quality

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                                Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                This product is amazing. We apply it once every three months to the lawn and we never have problems with bugs during that time.

                                                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                 
                                                5.0

                                                Envy of my neighbors and friends

                                                By Bwmize871

                                                from Birmingham, AL, USA

                                                Pros

                                                • easy to use
                                                • Effective
                                                • quality
                                                • value

                                                Cons

                                                  Best Uses

                                                    Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                    Look, most all my neighbors receive chemical treatments for their lawn. For fertilizer, weed control and lawn pest control. I don't use ANY of those professional services and my lawn looks like Fenway Park and my neighbors look like a dog park! I follow the text alerts sent by Scott's and they are all green with envy! I am always getting questions about "Who does your lawn!" My reaction is "I do and Scott's and Otho does!" This is the third house I have owned and I only used Scott's. I made the mistake once of using a professional service but was never satisfied. I have no fire ant mounts, no army worm or any other lawn eating pest. NO LIE! My lawn is softer than my carpet! Get the app and get the lawn of the month and year for years to come!

                                                     
                                                    4.0

                                                    Bug B Gone Max

                                                    By jeweledunicorn

                                                    from Corryton, TN, USA

                                                    Pros

                                                    • easy to use
                                                    • Effective
                                                    • Good directions
                                                    • quality
                                                    • value

                                                    Cons

                                                      Best Uses

                                                        Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                        I use this stuff every season. It keeps the creepy crawly bugs away. Putting it down with a spreader is easy and fast.

                                                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                         
                                                        5.0

                                                        No bugs Here!!

                                                        By Wiley

                                                        from Diamond, WA

                                                        Pros

                                                        • easy to use
                                                        • Effective
                                                        • Good directions
                                                        • quality
                                                        • value

                                                        Cons

                                                          Best Uses

                                                            Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                            This 3 month product does what it claims and more! We have many unwelcome visitors living in these wonderful wheat fields on the Palouse Region of Eastern Washington, and Ortho knocks them out! Horse flies, Wasps, Hornets, Mosquitoes, Natts, Ticks- we've got them all! And the moles? They don't like it either- once it's soaked into the ground, I don't have them in the yard anymore! Thanx, Scotts,, for making my yard a bare foot yard!!

                                                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                             
                                                            5.0

                                                            Excellent Product

                                                            By Jenkins Sr

                                                            from Granite Falls, NC, USA

                                                            Pros

                                                            • Easy to use
                                                            • Effective
                                                            • Good directions
                                                            • Quality

                                                            Cons

                                                              Best Uses

                                                                Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                Used this product at my home and my fathers home and was amazed at the results....also sprayed the foundation for added protection...it works

                                                                 
                                                                4.0

                                                                It worked faster than I thought it would

                                                                By Anonymous

                                                                from Obetz, OH, USA

                                                                Pros

                                                                • Easy to use
                                                                • Effective
                                                                • Quality

                                                                Cons

                                                                • directions when to apply alittle vage

                                                                Best Uses

                                                                  Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                  I was having trouble with ground bugs and flies. Once the Bug B gone was applied it only took a few hours for me and my family to notice a difference. Will purchase this product and other Scotts product when needed.

                                                                   
                                                                  5.0

                                                                  Works Great

                                                                  By nregitz

                                                                  from Atlanta, GA, USA

                                                                  Pros

                                                                  • Easy to use
                                                                  • Effective
                                                                  • Good directions
                                                                  • Quality

                                                                  Cons

                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                      Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                      I spread Bug B Gon according to the instructions and watered it in. Bugs were greatly reduced in my backyard for at least 3 months. A follow up application helped reduce insects for the entire summer. I would highly recommend.

                                                                       
                                                                      5.0

                                                                      This product does exactly what it says it will do.

                                                                      By henrygon

                                                                      from San Antonio, TX, USA

                                                                      Pros

                                                                      • Easy to use
                                                                      • Effective
                                                                      • Good directions
                                                                      • Quality
                                                                      • value

                                                                      Cons

                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                          Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                          I recommend highly this product. I needed a good lawn pest control product. And this product came thru. I have a good control lawn pests like ants, grass bugs. Very effective.

                                                                           
                                                                          4.0

                                                                          Works good for the price...

                                                                          By KaylaNel

                                                                          from North Central, FL

                                                                          Pros

                                                                          • Easy to use
                                                                          • value

                                                                          Cons

                                                                          • Didn't work as expected
                                                                          • doesn't work as long as advertised

                                                                          Best Uses

                                                                            Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                            Works the best compared to other brands/products in the same price range. Doesn't work for as long as advertised, though. More like one month, not quite the three. Fairly easy application as well.

                                                                            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                             
                                                                            5.0

                                                                            Killed Army Worms FAST!!

                                                                            By DST

                                                                            from Dunlap, TN 37327, USA

                                                                            Pros

                                                                            • Easy to use
                                                                            • Effective
                                                                            • Good directions
                                                                            • kills army worms
                                                                            • Quality
                                                                            • value

                                                                            Cons

                                                                              Best Uses

                                                                                Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                We have newly established Bermuda Sod, almost ready for it's first cutting. Noticed Army worms, had some Diatomaceous Earth and sprinkled all over the yard, suppose to work in 24 hours, but it rained after 3 hours and washed it off. Went to WallyMart and bought 2 bags of Bug-B-Gone, hand dispersed all over yard yesterday morning, yard was very wet and sod couldn't take anymore water, so I did not put anymore water on it. Dew fell again last night, so I was hoping that would be enough water. This morning, I walked all around the yard and no sign of the hungry little critters...GONE!! Thank you, Thank you ORTHO!

                                                                                 
                                                                                4.0

                                                                                I love this stuff

                                                                                By memeg32

                                                                                from Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA

                                                                                Pros

                                                                                • Easy to use
                                                                                • Effective
                                                                                • Good directions
                                                                                • Quality
                                                                                • value

                                                                                Cons

                                                                                • Wish it lasted longer

                                                                                Best Uses

                                                                                  Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                  This product works great. It is easy to spread and starts going to work fast. I have a dog that would pick up fleas every time he went out. Now my yard stays flea free even with neighborhood and wild animals roaming through.

                                                                                   
                                                                                  3.0

                                                                                  It worked for a very short period of time

                                                                                  By Gilsag

                                                                                  from El Paso, TX, USA

                                                                                  Pros

                                                                                  • Easy to use

                                                                                  Cons

                                                                                  • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                                    Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                    I saw immediate results after applying this product. However, I noticed that small ants returned after a few 2/3 weeks.

                                                                                     
                                                                                    2.0

                                                                                    It didn't do the job the label indicated.

                                                                                    By rhfjr

                                                                                    from Newbury Park,

                                                                                    Pros

                                                                                    • Easy to use

                                                                                    Cons

                                                                                    • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                                      Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                      I had tried this Insect Killer several times. I bought 7 bags, all the remaining bags the store had, seasonal left overs, for a great price. It did not kill ants in the lawn, but did a great job on ridding the others. The bag says to water in well. I called and inquired on the amount of water to be applied after spreading because I felt the instruction were vague. I was told about 1/2". That seems like a lot of water.

                                                                                       
                                                                                      5.0

                                                                                      Product Really works

                                                                                      By raylavin

                                                                                      from Dallas,Texas

                                                                                      Pros

                                                                                      • Easy to use
                                                                                      • Effective
                                                                                      • Quality

                                                                                      Cons

                                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                                          Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                          Had large area of my lawn destroyed by bugs, ,decided to use "bug b gone" . It really worked ,in almost seven weeks the large dirt area has change back to lawn.

                                                                                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                           
                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                          This stuff works great

                                                                                          By tscifres

                                                                                          from Caruthersville, MO 63830, USA

                                                                                          Pros

                                                                                          • Easy to use
                                                                                          • Effective
                                                                                          • Good directions
                                                                                          • Quality
                                                                                          • value
                                                                                          • very easy to use and effective

                                                                                          Cons

                                                                                            Best Uses

                                                                                              Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                              I put Bug-B-Gone every year in spring, then again in mid and again in early fall.. I not only apply to lawn for grub and other lawn problem bugs, but it also does a wonderful job in keeping fleas and even mosquitoes under control. I use the liquid hose end sprayer,ready to use formula. I also spray my vegetable plants in spring and again. in summer, IF I see any leaves being eaten on Tomatoes, Bell Peppers, Cucumbers, etc. This year, even with a wet cool spring, I have yet to see any bug infestation on my garden plants.

                                                                                               
                                                                                              5.0

                                                                                              Best insect control product of its kind!

                                                                                              By ntrdinc

                                                                                              from Fresno, CA, USA

                                                                                              Pros

                                                                                              • Easy to use
                                                                                              • Effective
                                                                                              • Good directions
                                                                                              • Quality
                                                                                              • value

                                                                                              Cons

                                                                                                Best Uses

                                                                                                  Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                                  I have used this Ortho product for years and it works like magic. I don't have to worry about the dog or kids playing in the yard because Bug B Gon kills even the smallest of fleas. Thank you, Ortho!

                                                                                                   
                                                                                                  2.0

                                                                                                  Didn't work this year

                                                                                                  By mikeupton

                                                                                                  from Reading, MA

                                                                                                  Pros

                                                                                                    Cons

                                                                                                    • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                                                      Comments about Scotts® Ortho Bug B Gon Max® Insect Killer Granules (0167050):

                                                                                                      I have used this product in years past, with great success. I put it down, and water it in as directed. 2 weeks after doing my annual treatment this year I have ant infestations everywhere. Front and Back yard. They were swarming all over the ground in the front yard today, carrying larvae, probably to the new nests that they have built. I'm irritated, as I had no major signs of ants prior to the application. Now it is so bad I won't let the kids or the dog in the yard until they are all gone. It's like a Hitchcock movie, but worse. As I stated, I have used this in the past with success. I will try it one more time. Right now, however, I'm an angry customer.

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