There is nothing worse than knowing that your house is infested by bees because in addition to being a nuisance, its presence is enough to cause damage and harm to your property and everyone else. Normally, you can only open your window or door to shoo them away of your property but there are scenarios in which you do have an infestation.
Homeowner may do bee removal on their own however, there are instances that it needs professional bee removal. If ever you see carpenter bees in your property, then you should be worried. These bees don’t sting but, they can cause damage to your wood as they are making holes in it. Yet another kind of bee that you have to worry on is yellow jacket wasps.
These said kinds of bees are those that are getting into the spaces between corners and walls and for that, it’s expected that their removal process is time consuming. The first step that professionals do in this regard is finding the nest. For wasps, you have to look up in corners outside your home or even on the interior particularly on the porch. For carpenter bees, you may tap on walls and listen closely to see if you could hear faint buzzing sound. As soon as you see bees flying around your house, observe where they go and wish that they will point you back into their nest.
If you are noticing holes where wood seems to be powdered, then you most likely have carpenter bees. There are occasions that you will find brownish drops on walls around the created hole. In an effort to eliminate this problem, what bee removal specialists do is using caulk and putty in order to seal the holes because bees are not burrowing out.
To deal with the nest of yellow jacket wasps, it is imperative to wait until dusk as this is the time to which these bees have slower reflexes. To avoid being stung out of the blue, it is highly recommended to wear protective gears. Holding a burning paper at the entrance or below the nest is one way to get this done. This will irritate the bees and as a result, force them to leave it. Wait until they are all gone and when it happens, that’s when you must take action and destroy the nest by burning or smashing it. And if you want an alternative approach, you can utilize an insecticide.