BeeMax Unassembled Hive

All the equipment you need to start a BeeMax hive except for the frames and bees!

  • Item Code: BMHU
  • 109.45 USD$109.45

Do you have your own frames but need the rest of the hive parts? This unassembled BeeMax "shell" hive, is the perfect solution. Made of lightweight polystyrene with an impressive R-value of 6.5, honey bee colonies have a better chance at overwintering in extreme northern temperatures, and staying cool in the hot summer months.

Kit Includes:

  • Screened bottom board with stainless steel screen
  • Mouse guard/entrance reducer
  • Two deep hive bodies
  • Outer cover
  • Inner cover


  • Does not include frames
  • More insulation than wooden hives
  • Want to skip the assembly? We also offer: BeeMax Assembled Hive
  • BeeMax hive bodies should be painted with exterior latex paint to help protect the polystyrene from the sun's UV rays and extend the life of the hive

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