ProSource Pest Solutions LLC

Serving Residential and Commercial Customers Since 2018

CT Wasp & Hornet Pros

We eliminate your wasp and hornet problems for good, guaranteed.

Wasp and Hornet Control Services

You can rely on ProSource for prompt wasp and hornet eradication, coupled with proven prevention techniques to safeguard your property from future stings.

Total Nest Removal

Turn to ProSource for effective Wasp/Hornet Nest Removal. Designed for optimal results, our approach delivers prompt relief and ensures safety for your Connecticut property.

Total PestPro 365

Ensure year-round protection with our Total PestPro 365 plan, providing comprehensive control against CT’s most common pests, including ticks, mosquitoes, and fleas.

Quarterly PestPro

Secure and safeguard your property year-round with ProSource’s PestPro Quarterly Service, a steadfast defense against Connecticut’s most common pests.

How Wasp and Hornet Control Works

Experience the ProSource approach to wasp and hornet control, combining detailed inspections with targeted extermination for definitive solutions.

Initial Inspection

Detailed property survey for accurate identification and solution of your wasp and hornet issues.
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Extermination Plan

Creating a decisive action plan for the permanent resolution of your wasp and hornet issues.
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Tick Elimination

Sit back and relax as our wasp and hornet experts execute effective extermination measures.

How Wasps and Hornets Impact CT Properties

Wasps and hornets can disrupt Connecticut living spaces and cause structural damage. At ProSource, we offer expert solutions to handle these local pest issues.

Buzzing Around Connecticut

Connecticut’s seasonal weather patterns and diverse natural landscapes create ideal conditions for wasps and hornets. These insects thrive in the state’s warm, humid summers and find ample nesting sites in our urban and rural areas. From wasps building nests in building eaves and attic spaces, to hornets setting up colonies in trees and shrubs, they can be found virtually everywhere. While they play an important role in nature, their proximity to homes and outdoor areas poses challenges. Their painful stings and potential to cause allergic reactions make wasp and hornet control a priority. At ProSource, we understand these challenges and are equipped to provide effective control and prevention strategies for wasps and hornets.

Wasp and Hornet Safety Risks

In CT, wasps and hornets are not only a nuisance, but they also pose significant health risks. The stings from these pests can cause allergic reactions in some individuals, which range from mild localized swelling and pain to severe anaphylactic shock that requires immediate medical attention. Moreover, certain species of wasps and hornets, including yellow jackets and bald-faced hornets, can become particularly aggressive when they feel threatened, resulting in multiple, painful stings. Some wasps and hornets are also capable of stinging multiple times, exacerbating the risk. With these threats in mind, it becomes clear how crucial professional wasp and hornet control is in safeguarding the health and wellbeing of residents, visitors, pets, and local wildlife in our Connecticut communities.

Detecting Wasps and Hornets

In Connecticut, it’s essential to be aware of the indicators of a wasp or hornet infestation. One obvious sign is the presence of the pests themselves, but other evidence can include nests, often in trees, eaves, or underground. Increased insect activity around your property is another tell-tale sign. Spotting these indicators early can be crucial in managing and eliminating wasp and hornet populations, as these pests can become more aggressive when their colonies are established and threatened. It’s always safest to contact a pest control professional at the first sign of an infestation.

Wasp and Hornet Control FAQs

In Connecticut, several species of wasps and hornets are commonly encountered. Yellow Jackets are perhaps the most recognized, known for their aggressive nature when their nests are threatened. Paper wasps, named for their paper-like nests, are also frequent visitors to homes and yards. Bald-faced hornets, a type of aerial yellow jacket, are another common sight, easily identifiable by their large, spherical nests and distinctive black and white coloring. At ProSource Pest Solutions, our understanding of these common species informs our comprehensive approach to wasp and hornet control. We aim to effectively manage these stinging pests, improving the safety and comfort of your outdoor spaces.
In Connecticut, wasps and hornets can be a significant concern due to their painful stings and potential to trigger allergic reactions in some individuals. While it’s normal to see a few wasps or hornets around your property, a noticeable increase in their numbers or the discovery of a nest could be a sign of an infestation. Attempting to handle an infestation on your own can be dangerous and often ineffective. At ProSource Pest Solutions, we offer professional wasp and hornet control services to safely and efficiently deal with these pests. Our experienced technicians have the necessary training, equipment, and knowledge to correctly identify the species, locate nests, and implement a targeted treatment plan. Trusting the professionals ensures your property becomes a safer place for you, your family, and your pets, without the risk of handling these aggressive pests on your own.
The frequency of wasp and hornet control services can vary greatly depending on the extent of the infestation, the specific species involved, and the conducive conditions present on your property. While a single treatment can often effectively remove an existing nest, re-infestations can occur, especially if the property offers favorable conditions for nest building such as ample food sources, shelter, and nesting sites. At ProSource Pest Solutions, we often recommend a routine inspection and preventative treatment program, especially during warmer months when wasp and hornet activity is highest. However, every situation is unique. After a thorough inspection of your property, we can provide a more precise recommendation based on your specific circumstances and needs to ensure your property remains free from these stinging pests.
The occurrence of wasp and hornet infestations are mainly driven by the availability of food sources and suitable nesting locations on your property. These pests are particularly drawn to unsecured food and garbage, as well as gardens that provide them with sweets and proteins. Ideal nesting spots include sheltered areas that offer protection from weather elements such as eaves, attics, under porches, or in trees and shrubs. If your property presents an abundance of these conditions, it may attract wasps and hornets. ProSource Pest Solutions offers comprehensive services to help identify and rectify factors attracting these pests, managing existing infestations, and preventing future ones, ensuring your outdoors remain safe and comfortable.
In Connecticut, wasps and hornets become most active in the warmer months, typically starting in the spring and lasting through the summer. As the weather warms, these pests emerge from hibernation to begin their lifecycle anew, building nests, laying eggs, and foraging for food. Activity usually peaks in late summer when nests reach their maximum size, and you’re most likely to encounter these pests around your property. As autumn arrives, activity typically declines as the colder weather triggers a die-off in many species, though queens may overwinter to restart the cycle next spring. At ProSource Pest Solutions, our treatment plans take these seasonal trends into account to provide timely and effective control for wasps and hornets.
Although wasps and hornets play a beneficial role in pollination and controlling other pests, they can cause significant property damage when they nest in or around homes. They can chew through materials like wood, drywall, and insulation to build their nests, leading to potential structural harm. Nests can also block vents, discolor paint, and interfere with electrical wiring. Moreover, the risk of painful stings, especially for those with allergies to their venom, can pose a health concern. At ProSource Pest Solutions, we’re skilled in managing wasp and hornet issues, working to minimize their damage and ensure the safety and integrity of your property.
At ProSource Pest Solutions, we offer a comprehensive range of treatment options for wasp and hornet control in Connecticut. Our process begins with a detailed inspection to locate nests and assess the extent of the infestation. After this, our trained technicians apply professional-grade, eco-friendly insecticides to safely eliminate the pests and remove their nests. We also seal potential entry points and provide guidance on property modifications to deter future infestations. For persistent issues, we offer maintenance plans for continuous monitoring and treatment. Our local expertise allows us to devise and execute the most effective strategies to keep your property wasp and hornet-free.

Did you know all our pest control services are backed by the ProSource Pest Promise? If you’re not completely satisfied with the results of the service within 30 days of application, we’ll provide a complimentary re-treatment  until the problem is gone or your money back, guaranteed. 

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