Category Archives: wall

Bees in the Oven Vent

That’s strange noise you hear coming from the oven ventilation system? Bees! We started the trapout on this colony and hopefully in a few weeks everybody will have moved into the box and can be relocated out to Woodside. Advertisements

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Honeybee Wall Colony Removsl

This honey bee colony had taken up residence inside of the wall between the studs up at the ceiling in an empty vaulted space. The thermal camera identified the center of the brood nest and the colony was successfully removed.

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More Yellowjackets

These guys look especially scary. 

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Redwood City Trapout

This was a pretty straightforward trap out of a honey bee colony in Redwood City. Place the cone, hang the box, and wait four weeks. In the end the bees were happy, the homeowner was happy, and I was happy.

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San Mateo Trapout

This swarm had just moved in and unfortunately they couldn’t stay. This was a tricky one because the shingles had so many gaps to sneak into but in the end we got em. 

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Millbrae Shed Honeybee Colony Removal

This was a swarm that had moved into a shed wall a few weeks ago. The colony wasn’t too big so the removal was nice and quick. Open the wall, remove everybody, put it back together again, and relocate all … Continue reading

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San Carlos Airport Bee Colony Removal

These bees had moved into this wall a few weeks ago and had already built up a sizeable colony. In the end I was able to collect too deep frames of come in about 3 pounds of bees – with … Continue reading

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