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Bee Removal in The North London Area and Hertfordshire areas


We would always encourage you to live with bees and while we are happy to re-locate swarms of honey bees outside the nest, please note that on ethical grounds Pest Professionals will not attempt eradication of honey bees under any circumstances. If you have a honey bee colony in an inaccessible place such as a chimney, we can put you in touch with a specialist relocation service who will discuss the options with you – just email . We will also only ever consider eradication of bumble bees as an absolute last resort in rare situations such as where life can be demonstrated to be in danger or if important work cannot be completed without action being taken, and we will always look at relocation first.

If you have an issue with bees or a worrying bees nest at your property or work place the Pest Professionals in North London can assist. We provide you with instant help in two very practical stages:

The no obligation telephone consultation service applies to both residential and business customers in the North London area. No bee issue or bees nest removal job is too big or too small for us to consider. Where relevant we are able to advise on any immediate action needed to safeguard your health, property or belongings prior to a visit. If a visit is called for we let you know if there will be a call out fee and also advise on the probable costs of any bee removal should it be called for.

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Bees form intricate social colonies with a single fertile queen and are an exceptionally valuable pollinator. As such our first concern as pest controllers when bee’s nest removal is necessary is to keep the bee hive alive and intact.

The key is to locate an experienced beekeeper who will take on the bee hive and maintain it, and we can usually assist in this process.

Worker bees form the vast bulk of the colony and their numbers can reach over 30,000 in the height of the season. Some workers remain with the queen to tend her, feed the larvae, produce honey, create new wax honeycombs for the larvae and defend the nest. Older workers leave the nest in the hunt for sources of nectar and pollen. The queen may lay a million eggs in her lifetime.

Bees are normally not considereded pests and (unless provoked) will not attack you. The sting of worker bees is barbed and can not be retracted, and carries a poison sac which continues to pump venom.

A tiny minority of people are hyper allergic to this venom and if a hive is in close proximity to people, for example, nearby to your home, or even in it (chimneys being a prime candidate), action may be needed to relocate it. This should only ever be attempted by an experienced pest controller or bee keeper, both of whom will put on special protective clothing.

Eradication is really a last option for a pest controller, and will depend on his ability to remove the honeycomb and/or seal the nest shortly after the main task is completed. There is a significant risk of secondary poisoning if robber bees gain access to a previously poisoned nest and carry the insecticide back to their home colony.

How To Discriminate Between Bees and Wasps

Bee Pest Removal Wasp Pest Removal
Both bees and wasps are members of the Hymenoptera order of insects, but they can be easily distinguished from each other. Honey bees are normally dark brown, with a pale orange/amber band and, notably, they are hairy. Wasps have bright yellow and black stripes and have a constricted waist and smooth skin.

If you are in need of sound advice or a rapid solution to bee problem or a bees nest removal anywhere in North London or Hertfordshire – get in touch.

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All of North, North West, North East Greater London and Hertfordshire including:
Hatfield, Harlow, Cheshunt, Potters Bar, Chigwell, Ilford, Epping, Barking, Stratford, Holloway, Brent, Edgeware, Borehamwood, Enfield, Edmonton, Walthamstow, Watford, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Welwyn Garden City, Luton, Dunstable, Cheshunt, Berkhamstead, Chesham

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