Beehive Wax Dipping Service

Protect & Prolong The life of your hive by wax dipping

HiveGuard™ is a proven proprietary paraffin and microcrystalline wax blend used by many beekeepers. It’s optimal formula has many excellent benefits. HiveGuard™ replaces “unfriendly” chemicals such as rosin, solvents and paints to providing superior performance of preservation, longevity, disease prevention and sterilization. HiveGuard™ is also FDA compliant.

Although HiveGuard™  can be used on used equipment, at this time, Alderlee Bees offers it services for new equipment only. Our HiveGuard™ wax dipping is available by appointment only, please send us an email to book an appointment.

HiveGuard™ Benefits

HiveGuard™ has many excellent benefits to improve hive health and longevity:

  • Optimal wax formulation
  • Maximum penetration/impregnation
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Maintains flexibility to prevent cracking
  • Maximum preservation and disease prevention
  • Up to 20 years durability
  • High temperature sterilization & stability
  • Can re-dip/rejuvenate woodenware years later
  • Single component, simple to apply
  • Complies with FDA regulations
  • Long-term cost effective vs. the elements and diseases

*Volume Rates Available – Contact us for more information.

Woodenware Rates
Bottom Board $3.00 + tax
Deep Super $5.00 + tax
Med Super $4.00 + tax
Inner Cover $2.00 + tax
Nuc Box $5.00 + tax

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Alderlee Bees is a small home based business that we began 7 years ago and is located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley, British Columbia, Canada.
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