We offer the removal and prevention of bees, wasps, hornets, and yellow jackets.
A1 Bee Specialists is a family business, Owned and operated by Carvin Yaw Mensah Melson. Carvin founded Melson Pest Elimination 1981 as a general Pest Control Company an Converted it to A1 Bee Specialists in 1995 A1 Bee Specialists was with the mission to protect families & pets from bee stings and allow families to enjoy the outdoors without the fear of getting stung..”
Carvin was one of the early pioneers to establish a stinging insect company and has become an expert at inspecting, identifying and using an (IPM) intergraded pest Management approach to solving Bees, wasps, hornets, yellow Jackets & carpenter Bee nesting problems.
Carvin found a niche and set the standard in the Pest Control by using the intergraded pest management approach for servicing and preventing stinging insect from establishing nests in, on and around homes enabling families and to enjoy their outside deck and play areas without the fear of getting stung by unprovoked bees.
Carvin Attended Purdue University and completed a two year course in an etymology course and pursued his lifelong interest of working with insects and particularly bees. Carvin graduated from Oakland University in 1973 where he played basketball and is presently Oakland University all time leading scorer and rebounder in 2017 after 45 years and counting.
Carvin is fondly called “The Bee Specialists”, for his expert knowledge and Pioneering techniques in, solving & preventing Bees, Wasps, Hornet & Yellow Jacket related Problems. Carvin grew up in Gadsden, Alabama where his father was a carpenter and raised honey bees. “My brother and I worked with him to prepare homes for construction and frequently encountered bees and wasp nesting between wall voids, on trees, in the ground and honey bee swarms. We relocated the honey bees to our hives at home extracted and enjoyed the good tasting honey at every opportunity. The community would be so happy and appreciative to have someone to solve their bee problems. Dad made sure they were 100% satisfied and shared the extracted honey with them
This was the beginning of my interest in preventing and solving bees, wasps, and hornet problems along with satisfying customers.
Fast forward 34 years later and I am still solving bee, wasp and hornet problems, satisfying customers and enjoying that good tasting honey.