How to Get Rid of Mud Daubers?


Mud daubers are wasps that are generally non-aggressive. They are actually helpful, as they kill dangerous spiders such as black widows. If you do need to get rid of mud daubers, a fly swatter should do.
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How to Get Rid of Mud Daubers
Mud daubers, or dirt dobbers, are a non-aggressive wasp species. Mud daubers do not defend their nests like other wasps and will generally only sting if mishandled. Even vigorously agitated mud daubers will attempt escape rather than become aggressive.... More »
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1. Spray the wasp nest and any nearby wasps with an aerosol wasp killer and wait for a few minutes before approaching the nest. 2. Scrape away the wasp nest with a paint scraper.
The mud daubers have burrowed into the side of a small hill, next to a fairly busy sidewalk in a nice neighborhood, where kids play and where the grass needs mowing right where they
Mud Daubers are completely non-aggressive. They will not hurt you. If you want to be rid of them just knock down the mud tunnels they've built. My husband usually sprays the tunnels
n. Midland & Western U.S. Any of various wasps that build nests of mud with cellular compartments for eggs and paralyzed prey. Also called regionally dirt dauber , mud wasp .
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