Video: How to Get Rid of Spiders

You don't have to suffer from arachnophobia (a fear of spiders) to shiver at the thought of sharing a home with these eight-legged creatures. Uninvite these tiny house guests with a few simple tactics.

Although spiders are a great help in the garden—catching flies and other creepy crawlers—most of us would prefer not to play host to them inside the home. If you’ve noticed spiders spinning webs in the corner or hanging out by the faucet, there may be more of them hiding in the house. To get rid of these stubborn pests, try some of the spider removal methods outlined in the video.

For more pest prevention advice, consider:

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