JCC I HATE spiders

Discussion in 'Community' started by BoromirsFan, Mar 18, 2012.

  1. nostalgia Jedi Youngling

    Member Since:
    Jul 6, 2011
    star 2
    STOP IT SEAN. He doesn't have to know I'm barely legal.
  2. Sith-I-5 Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Aug 14, 2002
    star 6
    Whatever anyone says about the MMORPG Everquest, I credit it with near-curing me of my arachnophobia - having to melee big brown spiders bigger than my character went a long way to help me.

    I'm not completely cured, but I can stay in the same room as more than one, while at the height of my phobia, the best allegory for my reaction to a sighting, would be an "emergency beam out" in Star Trek: Voyager.
  3. Sith-I-5 Jedi Grand Master

    Member Since:
    Aug 14, 2002
    star 6
    Right, Boromir', my last act on here, will probably be to help you out.

    Unless you are the Spider Whisperer, from first and second-hand experience, they are being attracted to your room for a reason.

    1. Food - do you have a lot of insects in your place, eg. moths, tiny flies?

    2. Moisture - my mate had a spider problem, until he got his flat (apartment) redecorated. The decorator found black mould behind his wallpaper, and said the moisture that led to it, and that it was creating, was attracting the spiders. So get a fan heater, or radiator, or one of those things that draws moisture out of the air - de-humidifier? *shrugs*

    See if any of that helps.

  4. tom Chosen One

    Member Since:
    Mar 14, 2004
    star 7
  5. darthhelinith Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Feb 10, 2009
    star 5
    wth IS THAT THING?!

    Ahh I'm so glad we don't have any insects that big in the UK
  6. BoromirsFan Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    May 16, 2010
    star 4
    Thanks, Sith I-5, I hope you return after the move