Arachnophobia — A Quick Overview

There are thousands of spider species out there, and, yes, some of them are venomous. So, for some people, this is a good enough reason to be afraid of spiders. But what if your fear is so intense that it becomes irrational and has physical and mental symptoms that are affecting your daily life? If … Read more

Do House Spiders Bite Humans?

Many people are afraid of spiders. There are reasons for this — with the risk of spider bites being one of the most prominent fears that people have. But do house spiders bite humans? And if so, do you really have to be afraid? Well, the answer is yes and no… Why do house spiders … Read more

So Many Spiders Outside: What to Do

Should spiders concern you? Most of them have venom, but not all of them can seriously harm you if they bite you. They leave spider webs all over your property, and this can annoy some people… And arachnophobia is a real phobia and not something you should really joke about. And your house’s exterior can … Read more

Are House Spiders Poisonous?

“Are house spiders poisonous?” is one of those questions people often ask. The short answer to this question is it depends… It depends on what you classify as a house spider. And what is meant by ‘poisonous.’ If people are not sure what house spiders are — and what poisonous actually means — there could … Read more

Things That Attract Spiders to Your House

Should spiders concern you? Many of them have venom, and if you are houseproud their webs can be a hassle. Arachnophobia — the fear of spiders — can lead to physical and mental health problems. But on the other hand, spiders do a lot to help the environment and agriculture —spiders are important predators, eating … Read more

Common Types of House Spiders

There are more than 40,000 species of spiders in the world. You will see some of these species in your house more than others. It’s important to know the different types of spiders because they have different characteristics and habits that may require different control and prevention methods. Here are the most common types of … Read more