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Bees are most active in Snohomish county during the summer and fall. The most common type of these pest are Yellow Jackets, Paper Wasps and Hornets. Wasp for example like to build paper like nest around Snohomish County in late spring. Wasps continue to increase the size of the nest and number of workers until late summer. This is when worker wasps are at their peak and the production of new queens and males begin. A typical wasp’s nest can vary in size, from the size of a grapefruit to a basketball size. The wasps nest usually hangs on a tree or tree leaves. The wasp’s nest have also been known to be found on the ground, walls, void, landscaping, attics and crawlspaces. Always approach a wasps nest with caution, as these bees are very territorial and quite aggressive.

Yellow Jacket

Yellow Jackets

Yellow Jacket workers are about 1/2” long, short and blocky. All Yellow Jackets are yellow and black or white and black.

Paper Wasp

Paper Wasp

Paper wasp are 3/4” long and more slender. They have long legs and coloring which is usually red and yellow or mostly yellow with small areas of black. Paper wasp’s are generally more aggressive than yellow jackets.



Hornets are among the largest of the wasps. Some hornets can reach up to 2.2 inches in length. They are usually yellow and black in color. Most hornet nests die off in the winter. Hornets thrive in Snohomish County during the spring and summer. A hornet’s nest can have up to 700 hornets at the peak of its population.

If you are having any issues with a nest in your home or business contact our professional bee removal experts. We can remove all the bees in or around your home or business in a matter of hours. Our cost effective bee removal service is among the best in all of Snohomish County.