Tag Archives: Bee Hive

Sunnyvale Bee Removal – Recycle Bin Lid Flipped Open

Received a call from a Sunnyvale resident regarding bees in their recycle bin. Her husband flipped the lid open and there might be only like 50 or so bees left. When I heard that I thought ok, maybe the bees … Continue reading

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Mountain View Apartment Bees Rescued Instead Of Sprayed – Thanks Kevin!

We want to start this blog off by saying thanks to Kevin for calling us regarding bees at the apartment he rents instead of the property manager phoning an exterminator company to kill the bees. Kevin was very proactive in … Continue reading

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Honey Bees In Recycle Bin – Los Altos

A quick blog post. Honeybees seem to like garbage/recycle/compost bins, especially the smaller after-swarms. From the looks of this colony, they moved in, built out some comb, but decided to leave. Only like 20 bees were left after the family … Continue reading

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5+ Year Old Hive Relocating, Homeowners As New Beekeepers – Menlo Park

Did a site check the other day after receiving a call from Sara of Menlo Park. They recently bought a house and is currently remodeling it. The neighbor told them that the hive have been there for over 5 years … Continue reading

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Bees In Vent Hole – Los Altos Hills Bee Removal

The other day Andy of Los Altos Hills was outside and witnessed a swarm of honeybees move into his house through attic vent holes. It was a pretty large swarm and within 15 to 20 minutes they were all inside. … Continue reading

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Fumigated Bees Survive – Mountain View Bee Removal

A rental house was recently tented for fumigation of termites and other insects including a large colony of honeybees that was trapped in with screening. (I’m kind of surprised the fumigation didn’t kill the bees! If it didn’t kill the … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Bee Removal And Making A New Beekeeper

After the Stanford bee rescued we went to our next appointment not too far away. This one is in Palo Alto. Cory actually contacted me while I was in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. There are bees in the soffit area … Continue reading

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Stanford Bee Removal – “Caution Bee Hive @ the Window Frame”

Thursday afternoon I went for a site check at Stanford. The cottage in the back will eventually be remodeled but first we need to save the bees. Check out the sign a backyard neighbor put near the colony entrance. And … Continue reading

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Mountain View Hive Swarmed and Splits

Went over to my parent’s place yesterday afternoon and looked at the neighbors’ trees in the front yard as I always do during swarm season. It took a while but I did notice one or two bees diving towards a … Continue reading

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Los Altos Golf and Country Club Bee Removal

Last Sunday we did a bee removal at the Los Altos Golf and Country Club, which was only a few minutes from my place. Grace called after consulting with Art Hall who was busy removing bees in San Carlos, had … Continue reading

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