In the UK, native spiders are not considered dangerous or a threat to health but some households suffer with ‘nuisance’ house spiders, and because of common fears (arachnophobia) many require pest control. If you require this particular you can contact one of our members to obtain advice and possible treatment methods, usually smoke generators. If you are experiencing problems from a species in which you do not identify with the UK and are worried, you can contact the Natural History Museum or y