The biggest fear amongst women and some men, although harmless. With their diet of flies and mosquitoes, spiders are helpful pests, although they are unsightly in a home.
Spiders do not carry much risk apart from potential contamination on foods and they can be an irritation.
The most common sign in the webs built by spiders; usually located in the corners of a room.
Some interesting facts:
- Spiders are arachnids, not insects
- Spiders have 8 legs while insects have 6
- There are around 40000 different species of spider