Depending on the environment in which you’re living actually encouraging bees can be a good thing. Anyone with even the smallest of gardens knows that bees play an important part in the pollination of many plants and if controlled properly can be a source of honey that can be very beneficial to asthma sufferers in the nearby area. However, having said that, they can also be a nuisance and a pest especially if they swarm near to you.
Some ‘Bee’ Facts
Some species of bee are also less welcome than others. For example the masonry, or miner, type of bee can literally eat away at masonry; having been laid inside the mortar or a crack in a brick as an egg by the queen bee.