Author: FordsHometown

They crunch and munch and try to make you house fall down. Carpenter ants can do significant damage to sills, beams and any other wood in your home. When you see black ants trailing around your foundation, it is time to take action. A simple...

Aeration helps your lawn breathe! The majority of root growth happens in the Fall. A deeper root system will help against Winter & drought stress, disease stress, increase water & nutrient efficiency, and aid in over all health. Fall is the best time to plant. Aerating with...

  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, plant bulbs and bird feeder seeds that fall to the ground. Voles will leave runs on the surface of the grass...

As pest management professionals we recommend the following to our customers to prevent infestations and to make your home less attractive to wood destroying pests. Preventive practices include: Remove wet or repair water damaged wood and sheet rock Remove all wood that is in contact with soil ...

Kids of all ages (including the adults!) will have the opportunity to learn gross and interesting facts about all of our exotic creatures. Everyone will have a front row seat and one by one we will hand display each and every live member of our...

Aeration helps your lawn breathe! The majority of root growth happens in the Fall. A deeper root system will help against winter & drought stress, disease stress, increase water & nutrient efficiency, and aid in the overall health of your lawn. Aerating is a great way to thicken...

So far today every other phone call has been about stinging insects around homes and decks. By this time of the year the nest can be huge and contain hundreds of members. When someone gets to close to the nest or a vibration from a lawn...

When it rains does your basement get wet or smell musty? Well, wet wood invites Carpenter Ants, Termites and Wood Boring Beetles. It is important to dry out these areas and get a de-humidifier going as soon as possible. The nuisance moisture pests are always more prevalent inside homes and garages...

        It is funny how some bugs get slowed down with rains like wasps, bees and hornets but others thrive in the moist conditions. The nuisance moisture pests will probably be more prevalent this year compared to last year. Millipedes, ground beetles, fungus gnats, snails, springtails, mosquitoes, earwigs and centipedes all fit this category.  They...