Insecticides for Carpenter Bees?

Answer Carpenter bees are large bees that resemble bumble bees with a large black body with yellow tufts of fuzz on the thorax of the insect. Unlike bumble bees, however, carpenter bees bore long tunnels ... Read More »

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Differences Between Carpenter Bees & Bumble Bees?

Although both bees are beneficial pollinators, carpenter bees are more of a nuisance. The carpenter bee is more likely to use former nesting spots and wood can be damaged with multiple burrow holes... Read More »

What are carpenter bees?

Carpenter bees grow to approximately 1 inch in length and have metallic blue-black bodies with green or purple highlights. Unlike the social bumble bee, the carpenter bee is a solitary, generally n... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Carpenter Bees?

Carpenter bees are large “bee-like" insects that resemble the bumble bee, as they have similar body structure and coloring. However, unlike their bee relatives, Carpenter bees are generally not a... Read More »

Questions about Carpenter Bees?

!. Yes, if bothered. They are not aggressive.2. Plants, yes, people, no,to a degree,unless you're wearing a scent they find interesting, food, no, again, unless it's interesting to them.3. Being sw... Read More »