To mix lawn and garden chemicals accurately without a mess, Club member Patrick Brown of Bartlett, Tennessee, always puts water in his pump sprayer before adding the chemicals. He points out that many chemicals will foam if you pour water on top of them, making it difficult to judge the water level in the tank. The wrong concentration can be ineffective — or worse, kill what you were trying to save.
Tip for Measuring Garden Chemicals
Featured Article, Household DIY TipsBy American Profile on January 24, 2013