When warm weather returns in the spring, a surge in insects that damage wood like termites, carpenter ants, and carpenter bees occurs. Understanding the risk is crucial to avoid damage to your home. … [Read more...] about Identifying Wood Damaging Pests
Carpenter bees, along with termites and carpenter ants, are well known for damaging wood. The first step after finding a “carpenter bee hole” is to confirm that it actually is from carpenter bees. Various insects create holes in wood, so you have to know … [Read more...] about What to Do If You Find a Carpenter Bee Hole This Spring
Among the pests that emerge in the spring are carpenter bees. Knowing how to distinguish them from honeybees, wasps and yellow jackets is important, especially since carpenter bees can damage your home. … [Read more...] about All About Carpenter Bees
Everything You Should Know About the Eastern Carpenter Bee Carpenter bees are large, black and yellow bees frequently seen in spring hovering around the eaves of a house or the underside of a deck or porch rail. They are most often mistaken for … [Read more...] about WOOD You, Could You, Let Me BEE?
The summer season has arrived, and the warmer months may bring increased numbers of stinging insects to the Long Island area. If you are concerned about stinging insects around your home, it is important to be able to identify the most commonly found … [Read more...] about Understanding the Differences between Bees, Wasps, and Hornets