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        Well, school in back in session and it is head lice season. Head lice are not something a pest control company will usually need to spray for because it is the host that needs treatment. It is best to consult a physician or pharmacist for treatment recommendations. Causes...

              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 always best to leave the treatment of these huge nest to the professionals...

Aeration helps drought stress! 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 over-seeding...

          Well, this is a view many people will never get to see. Thanks to Steve Antoni our Pest Management Professional/photographer, we get a unique look up at the entrance of a yellow jacket nest. This nest was very well hidden and did pose a threat...

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 they curl up to protect...

Ford's Hometown Services is currently experiencing problems with our phones. We are working hard to get them back online. Please feel free to contact us by email at: info@fordshometown.com or message us through our Facebook page. We hope to have this resolved soon....

Most people would walk right by this stick insect and never have the pleasure of seeing it. But Steve Antoni notices bugs right away. Then he enjoys photographing them and sometimes even holding them. It is just amazing how well this stick bug blends in with...

          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 of the year and how the nest are built, it...