Spiders Scare Homeowners More Than Zombies, Survey Reveals
Who's afraid of pests Pretty much everyone.
Encountering a zombie in your living room would be absolutely terrifying, but for most people (69 percent), it wouldn’t be as bad as spending a night in a house full of spiders. Normally, this would be surprising, but a recent survey from Terminix and Kelton Global reports that 93 percent of Americans harbor serious pest fears.
Coinciding with National Pest Management Month, April, the survey exposes critter nightmares and how unprepared many homeowners are to deal with an actual problem. For example, 21 percent of millennials say they would actually consider moving if they spotted a pest.
The infographic below reveals more shocking stats about America’s concerns and qualms when it comes to pests in their home.