Call Insecta X to take care of your buzzing insect problems.

Our Mission: To eliminate invasive stinging insects, or relocate if possible.

Our Target: Bees, Wasps, Hornets, and yellow jackets

Our Battlefield: Nearly anywhere. They can be in the ground, in trees or bushes, in parts of your home, or attached to your home.

Our Arsenal: High-pressured spray guns delivering the most effective product against the fight.

Caution: Stinging insects are not usually life threatening, unless you are allergic.  If you get stung, swelling and pain is normal, but be extremely cautious and ready to call 9-1-1 if additional sudden reactions occur.



  • The Baldfaced hornet is technically a yellow jacket
  • They tend to be the most aggressive of the stinging insects
  • They have communal large nests and one queen
  • Their stings are more dangerous than bees
  • They do not die after stinging and can attack repeatedly
  • Their stings release a pheromone that alerts others in the nest to attack
  • Killing one near a nest can result in the attack pheromone being released


  • Some bees are harmless; some do not sting or bite
  • They are not considered aggressive, but can sting for defense purposes
  • Bees play an important role in gardens and pollination
  • Bees are one of the few species which makes a food humans consume
  • Carpenter bees can cause damage to homes and decks
  • Bees have been known to build nests between home walls
  • We avoid killing bees, and attempt relocation if possible
  • Honey bees are the only bees which die after stinging.


  • Wasps tend to be a solitary species and have small or individual nests
  • Wasps will often be seen carrying materials or other insects for their nests
  • Cicada Killer Wasps are the largest stinging insect in Connecticut
  • Wasps are typically non-aggressive to humans
  • There are over 100,000 types of wasps, some very colorful and unique
  • Wasps are more aggressive in late summer