Bee Removal Philadelphia (215) 352-4688
As good citizens, we should do everything possible to save bee colonies that become a nuisance, or are located within structural walls. This being said, there are many instances when this is not possible. Property owners have the right, and even the responsibility to treat even honey bees as pests when they have selected an urban area to create a new hive, especially when people or animal's safety may be compromised.
Basic Bee Information necessary when faced with a bee problem: CALL AN EXPERT - CALL US! WE ARE YOUR LOCAL BEE PROFESSIONALS
- All bees will defend themselves if they feel threatened. Avoid disturbing bees unless you are well trained and fully protected. If you find yourself in the midst of bees that are behaving erratically or flying at you it is important to remove yourself from their path as quickly and calmly as possible. Try and cover your head and seek shelter away from the bees.
- Once stung, the bee will lose the barbed stinger, leaving it behind in it's victim. Once a honey bee loses this stinger, along with a portion of her abdomen, she will soon die. The stinger should be removed from the flesh quickly to reduce the amount of venom which will enter the site.
- Honey bee swarming season happens once yearly, normally at the beginning of Spring and generally lasts a month or two. Although there are exceptions in the case of a mild Summer and Fall when there may occur a send swarm season. During swarm season, a group of bees may may enter residential or commercial structures, becoming a real nuisance to nearby occupants.
- A mature honey bee colony can range in population size of 20,000 to 100,000 bees depending on the season. The colony population will peak from late spring to summer and reach a low point in winter.
It is important to know what type of bee or wasp problem you are facing. At the fist sight of a bee problem, please feel free to call our experts for FREE advice regarding your unique situation.
If a property owner suspects that a bee colony has entered the wall of a structure, They should immediately call an expert in bee identification and removal. Here in Philadelphia, we are the premier bee experts, providing our friends and neighbors with over 25 years service and experience. We are not only bee identification and removal experts, we are also beekeepers and carpenters. We are trained to remove bees live, often to our beekeepers own bee farms or apiaries. In more complicated situations, we can also provide bee removal using chemical eradication. Always we have the hive removal and carpentry skills to open any structure, expertly removing bees, debris, hive, wax comb, honey and brood. The void is then cleaned, treated, filled and repaired. We are licensed, insured and second generation experts in all manners of beekeeping, bee removal and hive removal.
We also provide expert advice with regard to wasp, hornet, and yellow jacket eradication. We provide bee and wasp prevention services and all manners of live bee removal and extermination of pest or aggressive insects that fly and sting.