Bees and Wasps Commonly Found in South Carolina

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Bees and wasps are a common sight during the warmer part of the year in SC. These buzzing bugs can become a problem when they build nests in your home or building or when they get aggressive about defending outdoor nests on your property. Find out more about some of the common types of bees […]

What to Know About Carpenter Bees and the Damage They Cause

What South Carolina Home Owners Need to Know About Carpenter Bees

During spring and summer, the sight of large bees buzzing around your home’s exterior might be alarming. These bees, known as carpenter bees, rarely sting, but they can leave unsightly holes in your home’s exterior. Learn more about these bees, including when you should look into South Carolina carpenter bee control to protect your home. […]

Two Species of Carpenter Bees or Wood Boring Bees That Live in South Carolina

Two Species of Carpenter Bees or Wood Boring Bees That Live in South Carolina

When you live in the Hilton Head area, you might notice bees that hover outside your eaves or other exterior parts of your home. These bees are usually carpenter bees that make their nests inside wooden structures, including residential walls and roofs. There are actually two different species of carpenter bees that make their home […]

Carpenter Bee Identification Tips – Do You Have Them?

Two Species of Carpenter Bees or Wood Boring Bees That Live in South Carolina

Termites have a reputation for doing significant damage to wood in homes, but they’re not the only ones. Carpenter bees can also cause problems for homeowners in the Hilton Head area. How do you know if you need carpenter bee extermination? Knowing how to identify these pests is the first step.