Tag Archives: Bee Hive

Large External Bee Hive Relocated In Mountain View – 25 ft up!

10/28/2012: It was months ago when I first heard of a large external honeybee colony high up in the tree in Mountain View. Andrea emailed me because she was concerned that the mosquito fogging would have killed off this hive. … Continue reading

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Removing An External Hive Before Spooky Halloween – Los Altos

Doing a little catching up. This blog post was drafted 10/26: Next week is Halloween and with young kids running around the block it was a good idea to remove this newly established honeybee colony that started building externally on … Continue reading

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Bee Removal Up High – Los Altos

April of this year Amy and Troy of Los Altos called regarding a swarm of bees on the outside of the house. When I got there the same day the bees have already moved in to a void of an … Continue reading

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Cupertino Bee Removal – Chimney Bees

After some research and having other bee removers come out to take a look at the bee situation, Jennifer of Cupertino called us to find and relocate a bee colony living on her second story entering between the chimney and … Continue reading

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Adopt A Hive – The Danford’s Adopt The Fern Colony

Last Friday Becci emailed me regarding adopting a hive. She’s a second year beekeeper but haven’t had much luck with overwintering her bees last year. She wanted an established FERAL colony instead of “commercial bees” and through a little online … Continue reading

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Bee Removal From Second Oldest Oak Tree in Los Altos

We did a bee removal today (Saturday) from the second oldest oak tree in Los Altos. Before I went for a site check I was told there was only one hive with bees entering from the center of the oak … Continue reading

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Bees Under The Shed – Palo Alto Bee Removal

Ken called me two weeks ago regarding honey bees that have moved in about a month ago. We scheduled this Saturday for the bee relocation. We arrived right at 9 AM and Ken showed us where the bees were entering … Continue reading

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Full Body Workout in 95F Heat – 12 Hour Bee Removal In Los Altos

Remember this removal we did in April in Los Altos, while we were there we noticed another larger hive but couldn’t find a way into the attic for an inspection. Well, it got to a point where the colony population … Continue reading

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Adopt A Hive – A Pair Of Dedicated New Beekeepers And Their Hive

It has been about a month now since Andrew contacted me regarding getting a bee hive for their newly redone backyard which master gardener Drew helped them design. Last week Andrew and LeAnna came over for their beekeeping 101 lesson … Continue reading

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Removing Bees From Eve Of The Roof – Los Altos, CA

We did the bee relocation from the eve of the roof this afternoon when it was 78F. My dad and I were in full suits and dang, sweat was running down our forehead into our eyes like crazy. We can’t … Continue reading

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