Category Archives: wall

San Carlos Wall Colony Removal

This medium sized honey bee colony had set up shop in a wall in a garage in San Carlos. Usually they like a larger space but these guys extended their comb down 5 feet in a narrow space between studs. … Continue reading

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Redwood Shores Trapout

Four weeks later and we have a 40 lb trapout box full of bees and honey. Carrying this thing down with one hand on the ladder sure was interesting. All good! 

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Hillsborough Wall Honey Bee Removal

These honey bees swarmed in on the Fourth of July and started to set up a colony in a wall in Hillsborough. They were very peaceful bees and the removal was very straightforward. They will grow up into a nice … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Bee Colony Removal

These bees were living inside of the utility closet at an apartment complex. It was a fairly new colony from a recent swarm so there wasn’t much comb, but a lot of bees for sure.

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San Carlos Wall Bee Removal

Did a live removal of a large colony inside the wall of a house in San Carlos. Collected about 4 gallons of bees, 30 lbs of honey, and a number of frames of comb. Big one!

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Palo Alto Fence Bee Rescue 

These bees had set up home inside a decorative column that was part of a fence and needed to be removed. It was pretty straightforward – lift off the cement cap, remove a wood covering, then cut out the comb … Continue reading

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Belmont Bee Colony Removal

These ladies were setting up shop in a wooden architectural column with a knot hole entrance. It’s amazing how much comb can be drawn in just a few weeks. Two hours later everyone was out and on their way to … Continue reading

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