Getting Rid Of Carpenter Bees – An F&W Pest Control Guide To Ashland, Massachusetts
The citizens of Ashland, Massachusetts know all too well the destructive power of carpenter bees. These wood-boring insects continuously tunnel through the support structures of homes and other structures in search of food, and have been known to cause a tremendous amount of damage when left unchecked. For those who wish to protect their property from these damaging pests, F&W Pest Control is here to provide quick and effective carpenter bee control and prevention.
What Are Carpenter Bees?
Carpenter bees are large, black and yellow species of bee, found throughout North America. These bees burrow into wood in search of food, chewing through the wood and creating tunnels as they go. Though they may look like bumblebees, they are solitary bees that do not live in hives or colonies and cause far more destruction to their environment than other species of bee.
What Makes Carpenter Bees So Destructive?
Carpenter bees tunnel into wood structures such as the siding, shingles, posts, and eaves of homes in order to lay eggs. They create tunnels as they go, leaving wide, gaping holes in the wood where the eggs will hatch. These tunnels will eventually grow larger over time, making them even more difficult to eradicate. In addition, carpenter bees are known to spread wood-boring insects such as termites and powderpost beetles, further weakening wood structures and resulting in an even more difficult and costly pest control problem.
Why F&W Pest Control?
F&W Pest Control has been providing pest management services for Massachusetts homeowners for over forty years. Our carpenter bee treatment services are designed to provide quick and effective control of these destructive pests. We offer a full range of services, from residential pest control services to wildlife removal and termite control to bird control services. We practice Integrated Pest Management (IPM) techniques to achieve optimal pest control in Massachusetts with minimal use of pesticides, and our services are tailored to your specific pest control needs.
We are also proud to offer live trapping, an environmentally-friendly method of pest control that involves trapping and releasing pest animals in an area that is unsuitable for their habitation. This method of pest control has been proven to be highly effective and cost-effective in the control of carpenter bees and other wood-boring insects.
What Are the Benefits of Hiring F&W Pest Control to Get Rid of Carpenter Bees?
The benefits of hiring a pest control professional to get rid of carpenter bees are numerous. The most obvious benefit is that you can trust a professional to do the job right. They will be able to accurately identify the species of the bee, identify the areas of infestation, and use the proper techniques for control and prevention. They will also provide you with written proof that the pest has been eliminated so that you can be confident that you are not at risk of further infestation.
In addition, hiring a pest control professional can save you time and money by ensuring that the problem is properly and permanently addressed. Rather than wasting time and effort trying to take care of the pest yourself, you can rest assured that the job has been done right and that you and your home are now safe from further damage.
Carpenter bees can be extremely destructive to homes and other wood structures. Left unchecked, they can cause irreparable damage to support structures, weakening them and making it easy for other pests such as termites and powderpost beetles to infiltrate. The good news is that there are ways to control and prevent carpenter bees from invading your home. F&W Pest Control is experienced in providing a full range of carpenter bee control and prevention services, using integrated pest management (IPM) techniques and tailored to your specific needs. Contact us today to learn more about how we can get rid of your carpenter bee problem and give you peace of mind.
F&W’s integrated pest management approach (IPM) provides the professional quality you need with the environmentally responsible quality of a DIY approach. Trust the expert exterminators at F&W to get rid of your carpenter bees this season. Get a free quote to start debugging your space today.