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25 Shocking Facts About Your House You Never Knew

The average person spends the better part of their life at home, but many people still know remarkably little about the space that occupies so much of their precious money and time. From how the paint on your home's exterior was originally chosen to the real reason behind those creaking floorboards, we've rounded up the most amazing facts about your home you never knew. And for more insight into your space, check out these 25 Home Features Experts Say Have a Secret Purpose.

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The creaks in your house have little to do with its age.

25 Shocking Facts About Your House You Never Knew

Think you know everything there is to know about your home? These fascinating home facts will show you there's a lot left to learn.