Our complete Carpenter Bee Kit
includes 1.25 lbs. of Tempo dust insecticide, one curved tip 14oz. Centro duster, and one 11oz. tube of Sashco Log Builder caulk in your choice of color. This kit provides enough product to treat and seal 50 or more Carpenter Bee
Note; When comparing our carpenter bee kit to kits sold on other sites be sure to check the quality of the duster. Our Centro bulb duster, is a commercial grade duster used by professional exterminators.
cause thousands of dollars in damage every year protect your investment with one of our professional grade Carpenter Bee Kits
The adult Carpenter Bee
is about 1/2 inch to 1 inch in length. They resemble a Bumble Bee, however they are somewhat larger. The top of thier abdomen is mostly hairless and shiny. While the bumble bee's abdomen is completely hair covered.
|The Carpenter Bee (left) looks similar to the Bumble Bee (right) but have more black than yellow.
||Carpenter Bee holes are about 3/8" on|
the surface. But can be from 4" up to 48" below the surface.
get thier name from the habit of boring holes
in wood. These holes are almost perfectly round and about 3/8 of an inch in diameter. These holes are used to lay eggs and hatch young, and may be reused year to year. There are seven species of these bees
known to inhabit the US. They are a solitary bee
not found in hives like other bees. The female Carpenter Bee
will bore a hole from 4 inches to 4 feet
in length in which to deposit her eggs. These holes or galleries are partitioned into separate chambers, each containing eggs.
The female Carpenter Bee
has a stinger and will sting if angered. The male on the other hand has no stinger but tend to be aggresive and territorial. They will buzz around you if you enter thier territory, however this is just a show for intimidation since they have no stinger.
dust and a bulb type duster to attack Carpenter Bee
infestations. Apply dust directly into bee holes
. Leave treated holes open for at least 24 hours to kill returning bees. Then seal with Log Builder caulk when there is no longer bee activity at the hole.
Tempo controls many flying and crawling pests including-
Ants, bed bugs, carpet beetles, clothes moths, fire ants, harvester ants, pavement ants, bees, hornets, wasps, yellow jackets, beetles, termites, carpenter ants and carpenter bees.
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