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Mice in the Winter

        When the snow falls, it doesn’t necessarily mean the mice stop moving. They will still go in and out of the home. Fresh fallen snow can help you find out where your home is vulnerable to letting them in.  Just follow the … Continue reading

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We Are Open On Monday January 15th

Hello All! We will be open on Monday for any of your Pest Control, Wildlife or Retail Product needs. Please stop by or call if you are beeing bugged 1-800-649-9992.

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Cockroaches

Cockroaches Cockroaches are one of the hardest insects for a homeowner to eradicate and a troubling reoccurrence in apartment buildings. The most common cockroach in homes, apartment buildings and businesses are German Cockroaches. One female can carry an egg capsule … Continue reading

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The Bugs Are Moving In!

As the cooler weather is upon us there are a few housekeeping chores you may not have considered. Mice, lady bugs, western conifer seed bugs, stink bugs,spiders and many more insects seek the comfort of your home to overwinter during … Continue reading

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Bald-Faced Hornet’s Nest

              This bald-faced hornet’s nest posed a true threat to the family who had it treated. Bald Faced Hornets are very nasty and will defend their nests aggressively if they feel threatened. It is … Continue reading

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American Giant Millipede

The American Giant Millipede is a large millipede of eastern North America. This big guy was found in Mendon MA by our technician Steve Antoni. These millipedes are known to reach a length of 4 inches. As you can see, once they are touched … Continue reading

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Pest Alert: Stinging Insects

          There is a certain time of the year when it becomes dangerous for homeowners to attempt to treat nests of stinging insects. Now is that time! Due to the size of the nests this time … Continue reading

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Are Moles & Voles Wrecking Your Lawn?

        Moles:  Moles are insectivores that feed on insects, grubs, and mainly earthworms. Moles are underground dwellers. Voles:  Voles are vegetarians that mainly feed on berry bearing trees, shrubs, and birdfeeder droppings. Voles will leave runs on … 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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What’s Going on at Ford’s Hometown Services?

        Boy, are we excited to start showing off all of our hard work over the winter months. If you have ever stopped by our office to see all of our critters, you may recognize the cool … Continue reading

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