Category Archives: los altos

Los Altos Hills Attic Bee Colony Removal

Check out this incredible exposed honey bee colony in the attic space of this house in Los Altos Hills. It took several hours to remove all the bees and comb and then patch everything back up so nobody else could … Continue reading

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Los Altos Trapout

These bees are living inside the brick column and needed to go. Unfortunately after the initial site prep and cone installation they kept finding tiny cracks and ways back into the cavity. Unsightly, but this should do it. 

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Swarm Rescue in Los Altos

Collected these girls this morning and moved them all safe and sound into a nuc box ready to go to their forever home in the apiary in Woodside. 

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Los Altos Swarm Rescue 

This swarm looked to be in place for a week judging by the drawn comb but had been split by heavy winds. One piece was on the tree branch, another on the ground. It turns out the queen was on … Continue reading

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Los Altos Hills Structural Bee Removal

I received a call last night about a property going on the market in Los Altos Hills that had some bees coming in and out of a small crack in the structure outside. A quick viewing with thermal camera revealed … Continue reading

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Los Altos Hills Bee Tree

This tree was felled due to disease and the homeowner wanted the bees rescued before the logs were cleared and taken to the chipper. 

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Los Altos Swarm Rescue

Just take a look at the size of this swarm we saved in Los Altos. 

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