"Believe it or not, this is the only solution that I have ever seen work. The WD 40 burns the wings off of the bees and sealing the hole prevents others from coming in.
P.S the old timers give all the kids at gatherings home made…"
Logfinish.com owner Bill Frykberg has this simple solution to Carpender bees:
SOLVING THE PROBLEM OF CARPENTER BEES
Are carpenter bees drilling into the fascia, soffet and beams of your log home? If they are, here’s how to…"
www.darncarpenterbees.com Carpenter bees, also known as wood-boring bees, are mostly known by their ability to literally drill through wood surfaces. In fact, the holes they drill are almost always a perfect circle measuring from 3/8 to a half an inch in diameter. You may notice coarse sawdust that is present beneath the entry hole, and you may even be able to hear burrowing sounds from within the wood. There are nearly 730 species…See More
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