Bees, Wasps & Hornets Exterminators - Control - Removal

As pollinators, bees, wasps, and hornets are technically classified as beneficial insects. That said, these insects can swarm in large numbers and are known to occasionally administer a nasty sting.

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Despite their beneficial qualities, stinging insects should not be near your home and family, especially if anyone is allergic. They can be dangerous to people and even cause structural damage.

Pratt Pest Management knows how frustrating bees and wasps can be, which is why we provide year-round protection and removal services.

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All About Bee Stings

When dealing with these flying insects, it’s important to realize that some pose more of a threat than others. While all of them are able to sting, some are more likely to do so than others.

For example, although bumblebees are capable of stinging, they very rarely do unless provoked or directly threatened by someone. Yellow jackets on the other hand are aggressive defenders of their nests and will chase people for longer than you may expect.

People are most often stung when the nests of bees or wasps are disturbed, and stings can be very dangerous to anyone who is allergic. Medical attention should always be sought when someone reacts poorly to being stung be a bee, wasp, or hornet.

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How to Prevent Bees and Wasps

When their nests are in high-traffic areas, bees and wasps are more likely to perceive a threat and defend their nest at all costs. 

In the late summer months some bees and wasps become more aggressive in seeking out food like sugar and fruit, which is why they’re often seen hovering around outdoor picnics or near homes. There are a few things you can do to help prevent them:

  • Remove any fallen fruit, trash cans, or other food sources that might tempt them.
  • Grow plants like wormwood or eucalyptus that naturally deter wasps.
  • Keep lids on all food between servings if hosting a barbecue or picnic.
  • Fix any tears or holes in screen doors to keep them from getting inside.

Professional Bees, Wasps & Hornets Exterminators

Bees, wasps, and hornets pollinate our flowers and trees, providing a much-needed service to the earth. However, their nests can cause much larger issues and even be dangerous to people near them. Because bees and wasps can be aggressive, it’s absolutely necessary to get professional help to safely remove nests.

At Pratt Pest Management, our licensed pest management professionals have the tools and experience needed to handle these stinging insects safely and effectively. We also care about the environment, which is why our expert technicians are specially trained in how to apply products without harm to the honeybee population.

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