The Q&A Archives: Bees

Question: I have big bees boring holes in my deck how can I make them leave?

Answer: It sounds like carpenter bees. These relatively gentle bees prefer soft wood that is unsealed and weathered but will also infest treated wood. To avoid infestation, paint or varnish the wood. For controls and other suggestions, you might find the information on this web site helpful:

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