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Professional Haydock Honey Bee Nest Removal
Spring brings with it all the signs of summer, including bees. Unusually high bee activity can alert you to an infestation. There are 7 species of honey bee common to the UK, all of which exhibit the same behaviours and all of which qualify as a pest that needs to be expertly controlled. Because honey bees are a protected species, professional Haydock honey bee nest removal or honey bee hive removal is highly recommended.
When Honey Bees Become a Problem
Colonies can number up to 80,000 – an alarming figure compared to the meager 400 bees that make up a bumble bee colony. The potential for each colony to split into swarms and create multiple hives makes them an invasive pest requiring honey bee swarm removal.
Honey Bee Behaviour
- All bees will sting when threatened
- Honey bees release a pheromone when attacked that triggers other bees in the area
- They can swarm in or near grounds and property
- They build perennial nests, meaning they're active all year round
Honey Bee Habitats
- Interiors: wall cavities, roof soffits, air vents, attics, garages and workshops
- Exteriors: trees, undergrowth and garden sheds
Many people seek professional honey bee control, including Haydock honey bee nest removal or simply honey swarm removal. For a home or business owner, a nest in something like an attic or wall cavity can be a nightmare. Nests can be hard-to-reach in well-hidden corners and require professional Haydock honey bee nest removal.
What To Do If You Spot An Infestation
- Leave them alone: avoid the area
- Tell others: place a warning sign if needed
- Call the experts at Young's Pest Control
Do not attempt honey bee swarm removal or the removal of the nest yourself. As a protected species they require re-homing, with the help of a local bee keeper, and must be treated by an expert. It can be dangerous to provoke the hive and they will sting – potentially en masse – if you threaten them.
Luckily, our friendly, local team of fully qualified pest controllers and bee handling experts is on hand to provide specialist advice and a high-quality honey bee control service.