Tip for Measuring Garden Chemicals

Featured Article, Household DIY Tips
on January 24, 2013

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.