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Celebrate with us and $AVE!

          Now is the time to protect your family and pets from the blood suckers! In celebration of our 75th Anniversary, Ford’s Hometown Services will give you $75.00 off your prepaid tick and/or Mosquito plan. Option One: … Continue reading

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Be on the lookout, it’s termite swarming time!

It is termite swarming season. For the next few weeks termites will be appearing in basements and yards. It may be your only chance to discover you have termites. This group of termites was brought in by a local homeowner … Continue reading

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Feed-a-Bee!

The  FHS  “Feed a Bee” initiative Ford’s Hometown Services has partnered with the Bayer CropScience in a major initiative called the “Feed a Bee” program to increase and promote the foraging of honey bees and other pollinators. The campaign’s goal is to create … Continue reading

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Myth vs. Reality on caring for your lawn.

Myths vs. Reality: How to Get Your Lawn in Top Shape this Spring Have you ever wondered when the right time to apply fertilizer to your yard is or whether it’s ok to cut the grass really short? To help … Continue reading

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Our Office is CLOSED TODAY

Just a reminder that our office will be CLOSED today Monday April 3rd for an all-day comepany meeting. We will be open tomorrow at 8am.

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Our Office Will Be CLOSED MONDAY APRIL 3rd For An All-Day Meeting

Our annual company meeting is being held on Monday April 3rd. This is a chance to introduce new employees to the company, go over safety procedures (priority) and make sure we are ready to provide our customers the BEST possible service. … Continue reading

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Shh, Iggy is sleeping

            I caught Iggy sleeping today. Usually as soon as you walk by he opens his eyes. Must have had a big night last night!

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Do you see large slow-moving flies around your windows?

CLUSTER FLY  The adult cluster fly will enter into homes to over winter.  In suburbs, older country homes become more vulnerable to the invasion.  As the winter warms into spring, these large sluggish flies appear mostly around windows to look for … Continue reading

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Should You Plant Grass Seed in the Spring?

What is Wrong with Spring Seeding?  Spring seeding disadvantages Increased crabgrass Ground is cold Slower germination (8 weeks to maturity) Entering heat stress of summer Increased watering for a longer period of time (cost & labor) Increased broad-leaf weeds Less … Continue reading

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My dog shaming daily calendar for March 15th

It says , “my name is Jasmine, today I learned mousetraps are not puppy toys, Ouch” p.s. Now I won’t even go in the kitchen and I love food!

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