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Getting Rid of Spiders

How do I get rid of spiders in the basement?

By peggi37 from Endicott, NY

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July 10, 20090 found this helpful

Sprinkle Diatomaceous Earth around the area where the spiders invade. You may be able to get Diatomaceous Earth (DE) at Walmart but any pool supply store should have it. DE is used in some pool filters. It is a powder and harmless to humans and animals but to bugs it is like little razor blades.

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July 11, 20090 found this helpful

Spiders eat insects. I would rather have the spiders there then a bunch of bugs.

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