Sprays to Kill Carpenter Bees?

Answer Spraying is one of several methods for killing carpenter bees. The active ingredients and their concentrations determine how effective they are. Some sprays are more effective in certain situations... Read More »

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How to Kill Flying Carpenter Bees?

Carpenter bees resemble bumble bees except carpenter bees have black upper abdomens. Carpenter bees also are not as hairy as bumble bees. Carpenter bees are easy to identify because they burrow int... Read More »

How to Kill Carpenter Bees in Wood?

Carpenter bees drill near perfect holes, approximately 1/2 inch in diameter, which are found on wood surfaces, including decks, window frames, overhangs and siding. While upon inspection of these h... Read More »

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 »

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 »