Monthly Archives December 2020

Every Season is Termite Season in Florida

There are a million reasons to love living in Florida, and one reason to not love it: That reason is that termite season pretty much never goes away. With the heat and the humidity, termites feast year-round, which is why it’s important to invest in good Florida termite control. Knowing the different species of termites you’re most vulnerable to is crucial for prevention and mitigation. At Dixon Pest Services, we know Florida termites like the back of our hands. There are a few species of termites common in Florida. Let’s go over them. Formosan subterranean termite These are hands-down the
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Florida House Ants To Watch Out For

Ants are a nuisance, which is reason enough to not want to share your home with them. Unfortunately, there are other urgent reasons to keep ants out: They get into and contaminate food, build nests in nooks, crannies, and under sinks in your house. And some ants even inflict pretty painful bites, which can be a serious danger to people with allergies to some ant venom.  OK, so what about ants in Florida? According to The University of Florida’s Pests in and around the Southern Home, the most common Florida ants are house-infesting ants, yard-infesting ants, and carpenter ants. The
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