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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, and   droppings. Voles will leave runs on the surface of the grass areas and sometimes dig tunnels. If open-end tunnels are witnessed...

STINK BUGS Many people have been calling and stopping by the office asking what these insects are and why are they seeing them in the winter. It is an easy answer. These stink bugs moved into your home in the fall and have been overwintering. Changes...

      INSIDE SALESPERSON (WORCESTER) compensation: COMMENSURABLE WITH EXPERIENCE employment type: full-time Ford's Hometown Services, Inc., (FHS) the company known to be, Home to the "Pest of the Month." is a family owned and operated Pest and Turf Management Company, based out of Worcester, MA. FHS is a solvent organization, and...

        When the snow falls, it doesn't necessarily mean the mice stop moving. They will still go in and out of the home. Fresh fallen snow can help you find out where your home is vulnerable to letting them in.  Just follow the footprints and you may find the areas that need...

Cockroaches Cockroaches are one of the hardest insects for a homeowner to eradicate and a troubling reoccurrence in apartment buildings. The most common cockroach in homes, apartment buildings and businesses are German Cockroaches. One female can carry an egg capsule (called an ootheca) containing 30-40 babies...

All of us here at Ford's Hometown Services would like to take the opportunity to wish you and your family a very happy and safe new year. We thank all of our customers and employees for a wonderful 2017 and look forward to providing you the best service...

The phones are ringing off the hook! Many people are calling with complaints of strange noises coming from the attic. Usually this time of the year, it is a mouse issue causing the noises especially late at night or very early in the morning. Without...

We receive many calls from homeowners during the winter who become frustrated with small flies. Most often these flies are fungus gnats or fruit flies. These flies lay hundreds of eggs at a time and can become an "infestation" overnight. Fungus gnats are usually coming from...