A beehive is a man-made habitat for one colony breeding.
It is very difficult to design an ideal hive design. It is necessary to find a compromise between the living needs of bees and easy operation during the beekeeping interventions. The complexity of this assignment documents a number of different types of hives as beekeepers have tried to find its best solution over the ages.
The most widespread in the world is the Langstroth hive designed and successfully tested in the middle of 19. century beekeeper Lorenzo Langstroth.