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Are you thinking about your lawn yet? Well now is the best time because we are running a special for all new customers. Now through March 15th 2016 we are giving the BEST discounts ever. Are you sick of lugging heavy bags of lime and fertilizer?...

  PEST OF THE MONTH SPRINGTAILS (Snow Fleas)              These wingless primitive insects are about 1/16 inch long with chewing sucking mouthparts.  They are grayish whitish in color and hairless.  Springtails have the ability to jump due to a spring-like mechanism under the abdomen.  They do not bite...

Have you noticed that squirrels are very active right now? Ford's Hometown Services sure has. For weeks now we have been inundated with calls for problem squirrels in homes and garages. It is squirrel mating season and some are now starting to have their first...

FORD'S HOMETOWN SERVICES professional technicians are constantly striving to improve your service by using the latest technology available. We are proud to offer organic services in both our pest management and lawn care divisions. Using this new technology we can effectively manage virtually any pest with an...

  www.fordshometown.com 508-459-3660 (Family-owned and operated since 1941) HELP WANTED Inside Salespersons; Outside Salespersons; Laborers;  Pest Control Technicians & Lawn Care Applicators Applicants for Tech positions must hold or be willing to obtain the Massachusetts Core Applicator License. All applicants must have satisfactory driving records, excellent interpersonal and communication skills) For more info, call...

Man, it is cold out, let me in. If wildlife could speak we are pretty sure that is what they would say. We are getting many calls for wildlife removal, especially squirrels chewing their way into homes through eaves and into the attic. "It sounds like...

Oh! Mice are so cute! But did you know that: Mice contaminate our crops and spread various diseases by biting us and leaving urine and feces on surfaces. They can also introduce fleas, carry ticks infected with Lyme Disease and carry an assortment of mites. Mice...

Our office will be Closed Thursday December 24th and Friday December 25th so all employees can spend time with their families. From all of us at Ford's Hometown Services, Have a safe and very Merry Christmas!  ...

We often get calls when customers bring out their holiday decorations and find mice droppings or mouse nests. To avoid this, put your holiday decorations in heavy sealed containers. Never pack away edible decorations or wreaths with nuts or seeds as this gives mice a food...

If you are in need of a Christmas Tree, stop by and see us! Get the family together and come visit us at 549 Grove Street, Worcester (across from Indian Lake).  We are open for tree sales- Monday-Thursday 8am-7:30pm and Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am-8pm...