Residents of Vancouver, Washington are proud of their city and they should be, it’s been voted not only the 10th Most Peaceful Metropolitan cities by The Atlantic but also the 12th Most Romantic Cities in the Nation by Amazon.com. Peace and romance all in one beautiful city, can you get much better than that? There is one thing that can turn all those peaceful, romantical feelings into ones of terror, nightmares and fear. Spiders. The Urban Dictionary defines those who love spiders as “arachnophiles” but those people are literally 1 in millions because most people have have some degree of arachnophobia as it is one of the most common phobias affecting nearly 50% of women and 12% of men. Even if you are not one of the Americans afflicted by this paralyzing phobia, chances are you really don’t LOVE spiders, especially if they are crawling all over your house. Do you ever feel a tickle on your leg and jump because you think it’s a spider? When it’s not, you laugh at yourself for being so silly…until that moment when it’s NOT a spider! And then you jump up screaming like you are on fire. You do not have to suffer through this, a spider free home IS attainable!
How one spider turns into many
Spiders are unique creatures and when they are far from us, we might be able to admit this. They do us a great service in our ecosystem by controlling the fly and mosquito population so we can thank them for that at least, but spiders are meant to be outside.