Wasps are such pests which can ruin a barbecue, party or any outdoor gathering. The uninvited guests can crash any party that you have planned with so much precision and spoil it all. If you encounter wasps in considerable number, there is every chance that there is a nest in your house. To get rid of wasps, you have to cut off the source, that is get rid of their nest. Here are some guidelines for wasp nest removal:
Tracing the Wasp Nest:
The best way to locate the nest is to follow the wasps. If they are flying in a straight formation like a line, it means they are heading to their nest. When all of sudden a lot of wasps come out, it is likely that their nest is nearby. Once the nest is located, it doesn’t mean you can go all out attacking it. There are some precautions that you need to take while tackling these insects, because they naturally get very irritated if someone intervenes in their activities.
Safely Removing Wasp Nest
The ideal time of wasp nest removal is after the sun set. It is of utmost importance that you wear appropriate clothing that will protect you in case you are attacked by wasps. When the night falls, the wasps tend to get sleepy and present you with a chance of taking them out. However it does not mean that they cannot come to life quickly enough to harm you. It is recommended that you do not remove the nest alone.
You should ask the aide to hold a box big enough to find the wasps’ nest. The box should be one that can be closed and sealed. Cut the stem on which wasps’ nest is grown. As soon as the nest falls in that box, close the box. You can either put water in the box or you can put the box in cold storage for several hours until all the wasps have died.
If you get Stung
If you get sting, promptly wash your hands with clean water. Add anti bacterial ointments to neutralize the venom and ease the pain. If you are stung multiple times, you should go to a doctor straightaway.
Taking out a wasp nest is not risk free thing. It can harm you, if you think that you do not have the proper skill or tools to perform wasp nest removal yourself, it is strongly advised that you leave it to the pros. You can find online companies that offer their services for this job.