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Old 04-26-2013, 06:07 AM  
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These are out in force this year. Any advice on how to prevent or kill them would be appreciated.

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Old 04-26-2013, 12:28 PM  
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This is the time of the year, the males are hanging around looking for the female to come out. So if they are hanging around your house, you may have a bigger problem.

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Old 05-08-2013, 02:02 PM  
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You should look into getting a carpenter bee kit with Cyonara in it as opposed to Cyper WP because Cyper WP can leave a powdery residue on whatever surface you are treating. Depending on which kit you get it should help prevent the carpenter bees from coming back. I made the mistake of buying one with Cyper WP first and THEN did my research lol. PM me if you need a recommendation on a product.

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