Found a bumble bee nest on your property? Although Bumblebees are known as the cuter species of bee, they are still a guest that you don’t want squatting on your property. If you notice an influx of these winged creatures around your home, it is time to call for an eco-friendly bee removal service.
What Do Bumblebees Look Like?
Bumblebees are quite simple to pick out from a crowd. They are relatively large insects that are typically black and fuzzy. The coloration of Bumblebees varies, and some species have red or yellow stripes on their bodies.
Do Bumblebees Sting?
Bumblebees are an aggressive insect and will attack if they feel that their nest is being threatened. Bumblebees will typically give chase to an “attacker” for quite a distance. Among other bees, the Bumblebee delivers the most painful sting. Also, they can sting multiple times, making then quite the threat around your home.
What Does a Bumblebee Nest Look Like?
Many bumblebees typically make their nests out of thick grass and leaves, which can resemble debris. They will use any materials available to make their nests such as housing insulation, shrubbery, or even animal fur.
Where Do Bumblebees Make Their Nest?
Bumblebees typically make their nests in:
- Mulch piles
- Inside of trees
- Inside of walls
- The eaves of a home
- On the ground under thick grass or brush
- Bumblebees also have a tendency to build their nests in the soffits of attics.
How Do Bumblebees Benefit Society?
Bumblebees are among the insects that pollinate and make honey. However, their honey making habits are NOT on the same level as Honeybees. Bumblebees create honey cups that are more for their own benefit.
Bee safe Bee Removal Gets Hives Off of Your Property Safely
If you notice a prominent buzzing noise in or around your home, you may have a Bumblebee infestation. Do not attempt a DIY removal. Keep your family safe and get in touch with Bee Safe Bee Removal to get the hive off of your property. We are a team of beekeepers that knows how to handle Bumblebees and removed them from your home in a safe and eco-friendly way.