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Byline: Kenneth Oigo
If you have built your house among trees or have chimneys and exposed eves, bee infestation is an ever present threat.
This is because bees love building their hives in dark, warm, and hollow places ... and chimneys are known to have those three qualities. Infestation happens when bees inhabit a place in such a large number that they pose a threat to other species thriving there, human beings included.
Seeing a few honey bees buzzing around your house and in your garden is nothing to be worried about. Not even if there are some honey bee hives in your locality. This is a normal occurrence and should not be considered bee infestation. …