3 tips to avoid a bee
invasion in summer
Summer is a naturally favorable time for bees, as they enjoy the flowers adorned with their beautiful dresses enormously. On the other hand, it happens that these insects invade the inhabitants to the point where they can take away your tranquility. Indeed, these animals only become aggressive when they feel threatened, nevertheless they are very difficult to bear when they invade a house because of their noises and bites that hurt very much. Even parks are not spared from this infestation. Under these conditions, this discomfort and threat must be stopped. Here are 3 tips to avoid a bee invasion in summer in the Montreal and Laval regions.
1. Use natural products
During the summer season, just like the ladybug, the cockroach or even the black wasp, bees can also be repelled thanks to ecological tricks such as cloves. Although it is a spice, which is much more used in cooking, cloves also help get rid of your bulky visitors that are bees. All you have to do is put a number of this natural ingredient in a bowl of water that you put on the coffee table. You can also push it into a lemon. You will have spectacular results. More than an insecticide, this solution although it is domestic will allow you to scare away bees from your property, but also wasps and mosquitoes.
At the same time, you can also burn ground coffee in a non-flammable cup. Indeed, the smoke as well as the smell of burnt coffee can drive these critters out of your home for hours. This maneuver also allows you to get rid of:
On the other hand, to avoid running the risk of being stung by bees in summer, it is better to favor the use of natural deodorants. These parasites are not only prompted by the natural scent of flowers, but they are also attracted by the scents we wear since they contain touches of flowers that attract more attention from your invaders. The best would be to favor odorless deodorants instead of perfumes unless you have a very important appointment.
All these ingredients are found in your homes and are at your fingertips to allow you to effectively fight these animals while protecting them. And this allows you at the same time to enjoy the exterior of your home with peace of mind and without fear of being bitten by honey flies.
2. Scare away bees
Not only are these bebittes useful to humans, because they provide us with honey through their pollinations, it also puts in our possession fruits and vegetables. However, the infestation of these critters in your home or in your business is a very annoying situation for you despite the fact that these animals are not aggressive. And even if their aggressiveness is seen when they feel threatened, it is clear that they must be chased away. To do this, it is not obvious that you have all the necessary techniques. That’s why it’s best to use the skills of exterminator in Montreal. Moreover, it offers you a very effective trick to scare away these critters from your property.
Indeed, in this situation, you can use naphthalene balls. White in color, this little ball was put in the laundry and in the attic by our grandmothers in order to keep moths away. Naphthalene balls are therefore considered moth repellents, but also make it possible to fight against other insects such as bees, woodlice, silverfish or even moisture berets to the point of killing them because of the powerful pesticide contained in the product. But although it is convenient and keeps bees away from you, it is just as dangerous for men. This product emits a very powerful scent capable of making human beings sick. It is therefore advisable to keep it out of the reach of children. And if you have any doubts about its use, a team is willing to accompany you in this fight.
Hantavirus, definition and mode of transmission
Hantavirus is a severe lung syndrome caused by a virus. It is secreted in the urine, feces and saliva of infected animals. Most often these are rodents. When humans come into direct or indirect contact with these secretions, the virus is transmitted to them. Ditto when they are bitten by infected rodents.
However, the virus is not transmitted from human to human, only from animal to human. This type of disease is called zoonoses because they can only be transmitted to humans through an animal. It has been found that domestic animals (apart from the domestic rat) and livestock cannot contract hantavirus so there is every reason to believe that only rodents can carry it.
Symptoms of hantavirus
Being a lung disease, one of the characteristic symptoms of hantavirus is difficulty breathing. At the beginning of the disease, the infected person begins to feel fever, chills, headache and muscle pain.
It is about two weeks after the appearance of the first symptoms that they are usually accompanied by a feeling of shortness of breath. Nevertheless, this last manifestation of the disease can be observed after two days as after six weeks; it depends on the organism of the individual.
Hantavirus can also lead to kidney disease or infection. And although they are rare and very few people are prone to them, there is currently no treatment to combat these ailments. It is therefore better to be careful not to contract them.
3. Natural tips to keep bees away from home
Although, bees are great lovers of plants and flowers, there are certain plants that repugnant them in a natural way. This means that these are plants with natural repellents and are therefore well suited for your garden. These plants include:
- The fragrant asperule
Plants of the same line as garlic;
Will have it.
That is, if you plant these plants among your flower beds in your garden, the bees will leave on their own and will no longer bother you at all. But beyond the fact that these different tricks allow you to avoid the invasion of these animals in summer, they also offer you the opportunity to protect bees that are now very threatened especially since they are endangered.
Nevertheless, if you are facing a beehive or a hive of wasps in your home, especially avoid touching them or wanting to move them by yourself at the risk of getting stung. Call on professionals like Exterminateur Laval who will put at your disposal experts in the field so that he can dislodge them and get rid of this intrusion.