Blog

[caption id="attachment_607" align="aligncenter" width="469"] Chris Ford, President[/caption] Last year did your lawn lacking luster? Weeds gone wacky? Disturbance in your dirt? Grubs got you down? Kiss your bad grass goodbye and make your neighbors green with envy by calling us for a free, no obligation estimate 1-800-649-9992....

      Carpenter Ants can be black or combination of red and black or red and brown. Workers vary in size and can range from ¼ to ½ inch and the queens range from ½ to 5/8ths.     These ants are an important part of recycling and...

We give a whole new meaning to "Ground Control" Is your lawn this green and lush? Maybe it is time to call Ford's Hometown Services at 1-800-649-9992 and make your neighbors green with envy....

 HR MANAGER / SAFETY OFFICER (WORCESTER)  compensation: COMPETITIVE & COMMENSURABLE WITH EXPERIENCE employment type: part-time We are Ford's Hometown Services, Inc., a privately-owned and family-operated Pest Control and Turf Management company, based out of Worcester, MA. This is a solvent organization, which has been in operation since 1941! The Company is...

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 effective crabgrass pre-emergent control Broad-leaf weeds...

PEST OF THE MONTH 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 a lighted escape...

This message is to inform everyone that our office will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday March 13th due to the forecast for heavy snow and poor travel conditions throughout the day.  We feel it's best, as we care about everyone's safety.  Have a pest and weed-free day!...

[caption id="attachment_7395" align="alignleft" width="300"] Worcester Home Show[/caption]                 Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not stop by the Worcester Home Show at the DCU Center. Our booth always has the most activity because we bring our live insectarium for you to see. Have you ever seen a...