Keeping Shelob out of your home
They’re great for the garden, I know, but as a former arachnophobe*, I still dread that fleeting movement you see out of the corner of your eye when sitting with a glass of wine trying to watch Modern Family.
Why do they come indoors? Mainly, it’s for a place to live- it is warm and dry and there are dark corners where they won’t be disturbed.
Also, many males search for a mate.
They’re most likely to be found in kitchens, bathrooms, and basements where it’s moist. Continue reading “Spiders: traditional deterrents”