Inviting people into your home, whether you know them or not, is always a gamble. Will they abide by your rules? Will they show respect? Will they remember their lifetime of training in common decency? No one really knows.
Even being related to someone can’t ensure a pleasant host/guest experience (in fact, sometimes that makes it worse). Inviting others into your home is often, and sometimes quite literally, playing with fire.
Take the following stories – all firsthand accounts, courtesy of Reddit – for instance. These are 50 of the most disrespectful and shocking things folks have experienced in their homes. Scroll down to begin the slideshow!