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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...

How cute is this little red squirrel? He (or she) was in fact very aggressive and hissed and grabbed with its teeth as I was trying to get it to pose for this photo. Our wildlife expert, Leo Dupont explained to me these 7 ounce...

It has been great being able to see a skunk close up and how it eats and sleeps. Skunks are nocturnal so we catch him sleeping in funny positions all day. We thought we would share our favorite sleeping positions we have caught Ozzy in...

Stinging insect nests are dangerous to treat for homeowners especially at this time of the year. The drones are now numerous and they are ready to attack and defend their nest with little to no provoking. Buying a can of spray to try to treat these nests...