If you spot spiders, call us right away! A lot of people fear or dislike Columbus spiders. It should be noted, though, that spiders can be helpful because of their role eating other pests. In most cases, Columbus spiders are absolutely harmless to humans. The only two venomous spiders that that pose a threat in Columbus are are black widows and brown recluses. Usually, venomous spiders such as the black widow won’t be in your home. When they do come into homes they are found in dark areas such as closets and basements. More often, Columbus black widows are discovered in outdoor sheds or piles of firewood. To protect yourself, make sure that you always wear gloves when reaching into wood piles. As you’re probably aware, black widows can be identified by its glossy black color and red hourglass on its belly. Brown recluses can be identified because they’re brown with a black line down their back. If you see either of these in or near your Columbus home then you should call us immediately. Columbus Brown Recluse & Black Widow Experts No matter if you have harmless or poisonous Columbus spiders, we will help you get rid of your spider problem so that your family is safe and happy. Call our Columbus spider control professionals at (614) 347-3052 to schedule your appointment.