Author: FordsHometown

  Meet Robert "Bob" Ford. The third of the Ford brothers currently running Ford's Hometown Services. Bob is the Vice President of the Termite Department and also specializes in bat, bird and mouse exclusions. For those of you who haven't heard, Bob Ford is the Hometown Hero! While working...

“You Should Water Your Lawn For 15-20 Minutes Everyday” Answer:  Fiction You should water your lawn at least 45 minutes “per zone” about every other day and more often in hotter weather. Shorter watering will train the roots to stay close to the top rather than grow...

Fact or Myth: When you have a bed bug infestation, it is important to throw away your mattress and box spring and that will get rid of them.   This is a Myth: Bed bugs will live almost anywhere close to their host. This includes the bed,...

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 a myth.  ...

WE WANT TO TRAIN YOU FOR A LUCRATIVE CAREER! Are you stuck in a dead-end job? Are you looking to start a new career? Do you want to become more marketable and employable? Do you like the great outdoors? A career in the field of pest...

Bedbug 'cure' may be worse than the bite, health officials warn CDC   Growing numbers of bedbug outbreaks are prompting more people to use insecticides, sometimes with dire results. By JoNel Aleccia, NBC News People creeped-out by rising rates of bed bug infestations may be taking eradication too far, according...

Symptoms: Damage from snow mold fungi usually becomes apparent as the snow melts and exposes the grass in late winter. Snow mold symptoms consist of roughly circular patches (at least 3 to 12 inches) of dead and matted grass blades. In severe cases, these patches coalesce...