Category Archives: Roof

Palo Alto External Bee Colony Removal

This mass of bees started out as a swarm cluster about a week ago judging by how much new white comb was present and the number of eggs laid. They we’re unable to locate a new home, or decided that … Continue reading

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Palo Alto/Stanford Roof Bee Removal

This was a colony living inside the attic space of a home in the Stanford neighborhood of Palo Alto. The trapout went perfectly and the queen is happily laying in her new box. 

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San Carlos Wall Honeybee Removal

This was a very mature colony that completely filled the wall space between a fire break and the roof header. Two buckets of bees and 5+ sheets of deep brood and food comb later everything looks great. The entire cavity … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Roof Trapout

Within 24 hours of placing this trap out a good sized mass of bees had already accumulated. Will head over tomorrow to see if there is a queen and finish up the project.

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Atherton Swarm Rescue

Received a call to rescue a swarm of honeybees under the soffit in Atherton today. For whatever reason they decided not to move in to the roof. Win for everyone.

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San Carlos Roof Bee Colony Removal

This was a small swarm that moved into the roof structure/eaves of a house in the hills. The approach was fairly simple- pop off the soffit and remove the new colony. Bees saved, everyone happy 🙂

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Mountain View Roof Bee Removal

Took out some super chill Silicon Valley bees that had just swarmed into some roof eaves. Couldn’t find a queen or any eggs in the brand-new white comb so maybe she was a virgin queen. Time will tell.

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