Langstroth Bee Hives
Due to its popularity there a lot more resources available.
It’s most likely the hive of choice among your local beekeepers. Popularity also means a wide range of suppliers and equipment.
The ability to keep adding boxes provides greater honey yield potential than some alternatives that consist of a single hive body.
Consistency in size makes boxes easily interchangeable and standardized in quality.
You have more choices for honey extraction methods using frames with foundation. Frames permit easy transfer of comb, brood and food stores between hives as needed.