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7 Insects You'll Most Likely Find In Your Home (Plus What They're Capable Of)

23/10/2014 08:40 BST | Updated 23/10/2014 12:59 BST
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So, you think you know your housemates?

No, we don't mean the human ones. We're on about the ones that fly in zig-zag shapes around the fruit bowl, make their webby homes in the corner of your room and nibble holes in your best clothes.

That's right. We're talking about bugs.

So what do you need to know about your unwanted guests?

Here are some of the most interesting facts about the common bugs you share your home with...

7 Interesting Bug Facts

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Spider Advice: Removing Them From Your House And What To Do If You're Bitten

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So next time you're weirded out by a creepy crawly just think how incredible they are instead. It might just work. Then again, you may just reach for the swatter.

Are you proud to share your home with such creatures? Or would you rather see them on the bottom of your shoe? Tweet us @HuffPoLifestyle.

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