Bees & Wasps
Size: ¾” to 1”
Color: Dark yellow and black
How to recognize: Resemble honey bees, but much larger
Habitat: Nest in wood, preferably weathered and unpainted, and can often be found hovering around the eaves of houses, or wood fences.
Behavior: Bore round holes into wood to nest, but do not cause serious structural damage unless a large number of them nest in a particular area for a long period of time. Males can be aggressive, but are incapable of stinging.
Color: Yellow and dark brown
How to recognize: These hairy bees can be found hovering near flowering plants, foraging for the pollen and nectar to produce honey.
Habitat: Usually nest inside tree cavities, but can also be found beneath rock formations.
Behavior: Are not typically aggressive, but will attack anything that threatens the colony. Their sting can be painful and cause serious reaction in allergic individuals.
Size: ½” to 1”
Color: Reddish brown to dark red to orange
How to recognize: Recognizable by their color, and the paper-like, many chambered nests that they build.
Habitat: Nests are usually attached to the underside of a support (i.e. an eave, window, etc.) and hang down.
Behavior: Predators who feed on insects, spiders and caterpillars. They are protective of their nests and will defend against invaders with a painful sting.
Size: 12” to 5/8”
Color: Yellow and black
How to recognize: Often confused with honeybees because of their coloring, but have a thin waist.
Habitat: Nest in tree stumps, fallen logs, or on the ground.
Behavior: Prey on a variety of insects, but also forage for foods people eat, especially sweets and meat. They are very social insects that will aggressively defend their nests. Their stings can be quite painful, and can cause serious reactions in those who are allergic. to feed the other members on a regular basis. The reproductives swarm at least once per year.
We Specialize in all types of business including:
- Office Building
- Nursing Homes
- Assisted Living
- Day Cares
- Retail Stores
- Grocery Stores
- Food Distribution Warehouses
- Hotels & Motels
6321 Willow Ridge Trail Argyle, TX 76226
928 Falcon Lane Coppell, TX 75019
2123 Healey Drive Dallas, TX 75228
10870 Plano Road Suite E Dallas, TX 75238
12712 Campolina Way Fort Worth, TX 76248
11647 Lucca Lane Frisco, TX 75034
3013 Rilla Drive Garland, TX 75041
4605 Bellcrest Drive McKinney, TX 75070
6316 Industrial Drive Sachse, TX 75048
4050 North Highway 205 Rockwall, TX 75087
2410 Cortland Circle Rowlett, TX 75088
802 Riverhead Drive Wylie, TX 75098