Author: FordsHometown

True or False: There are poisons used for mice that will make them go outside looking for water so they don't die in the house?   ANSWER:  Sorry, there is no such poison that will do this. This is false. Most of the time you will never smell a...

That statement is highly unlikely considering a female house mouse gives birth to around 6 young about 19 days after mating. She is ready to mate again in two days. She can produce 6 to 10 litters a year. Each of her young is ready to mate...

I always appreciate it when our technicians take photos while out on the road. Thanks to Steve Antoni for this great photo of a praying mantis just hanging around sunning itself. Do you have any cool or interesting photos of insects? Please feel free to...

Bats are the only true flying mammals, which have thin membranes that extend from the elongated forearm and fingers to the body’s hind limb. Their body is furry and their eyes are small with limited vision. They navigate by means of a sonar-like echolocation system,...

Last winter our front office door shattered due to ice getting jammed in the door frame. We finally got it repaired and also upgraded our glass to make the office more energy efficient. We are very pleased with the results. Stop by and check out...

We here at Ford's Hometown Services provide what we consider to be preventative pest service. Meaning we don't wait till you have a problem to address it. Our services for mice start in August because we know that mice will soon start moving in when...