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You see the nest there, under the eaves or hanging from the house or tree, and you wonder what it is.
Do you have a problem with wasps or are they hornets?
Neither of them are particularly pleasant when they sting you, but hornets can carry more venom when they sting and can become aggressive when disturbed. How can you tell the difference?
The fact is that it isn't always easy to determine the difference between wasp vs. hornets. They do bear a resemblance and they build similar nests. Plus:
When it comes to determining wasps and hornets, professionals at Western Exterminator can tell you the differences.
Think you have a wasp or hornet nest? Use our online form or call 800-937-8398 to schedule an appointment with one of our experts.
The differences between wasps and hornets are small and they can be difficult for the person trying to look at the flying insects swarming around them. However, here are some of them:
It really does take practice and training to determine if the nest you have is from wasps or hornets. How to remove the nest is determined by the species of stinging insect and a proper inspection can only be done by a trained technician using safety equipment.
If you have a nest and are wondering if it's wasps or hornets, then call the experts at Western Exterminator. You can call us at 800-937-8398 or use the online form to schedule an appointment today.
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