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Re: Carpenter bees


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Posted by John Fasoldt on 3:30:56 5/8/2009 from 24.0.128.169:

In reply to: Re: Carpenter bees posted by Barney on 19:59:00 5/7/2009 from 24.13.29.60:

Swatting them does not help - those are the males. Paint the barn with an oil-based paint - a couple or three coats. With the holes you can use the acetone, it's essentially the same stuff. Ram a wire down the hole first. The alum foil isn't necessary, the bees will get out if they're still alive.

---John



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