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If you’re on a budget and would like to save a few bucks (so you can splurge elsewhere), or you’re unsure of how to go about creating the functional and aesthetic home of your dreams, or you simply love the thrill of accomplishment when you do something on your own, Homedit’s How-To section of articles is the ultimate helpful guide. Here are found tips and advice for a variety of home decorating questions and challenges.

How to Create a Faux Marble Countertop Using Concrete Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on May 23, 2016

How to Create a Faux Marble Countertop Using Concrete

One of the most obvious places to get a major bang-for-your-buck in a bathroom update is the countertop. However, this can also be an expensive upgrade, particularly if you love luxurious options such as Carrera marble. But if you had a budget-friendly option that required a little elbow grease and some concrete that would result...

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10 Tips to Add Paintings Into Your Home Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on May 20, 2016

10 Tips to Add Paintings Into Your Home

In a world where our walls are filled with photographs and mass produced prints and inspiring quotes, somebody had the brilliant idea to be daring and return to the classics. Yes, the paintings. You’ll find them in your grandma’s house and stacked against the back wall of the thrift store in dusty forgotten frames. We are...

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Tips and Tricks For Styling Your China Cabinet Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on May 17, 2016

Tips and Tricks For Styling Your China Cabinet

You’re brave for clicking on this post! Most of the time, china cabinets come with visions of Grandma’s dining room and rose speckled china and shepherdess figurines. That alone can make you shy away from a china cabinet of your own. But you have to admit, they are very practical pieces of furniture. If you...

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How to Tile a Shower/Tub Surround, Part 1: Laying the Tile Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on May 13, 2016

How to Tile a Shower/Tub Surround, Part 1: Laying the Tile

Tiling a floor or a backsplash is one thing; tiling a water-heavy area like a shower or tub surround might seem like an entirely different story. But, truthfully, the process of tiling is similar in all these instances. Just a few tweaks of strategy and technique, and you’ll be able to successfully tile your tub...

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How to Infuse The Ocean Into Your Summer Decor Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on May 9, 2016

How to Infuse The Ocean Into Your Summer Decor

If you live by the ocean, I hope you count yourself extremely lucky. For those of us who are only daydreaming about oceanside vacations, we have to get our sea salt fix in other ways. So, let’s talk about decorating. Yes, you can add seaside bits and pieces to your home decor this summer, even...

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How to Prepare a Tub Surround for Tiling Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on May 6, 2016

How to Prepare a Tub Surround for Tiling

After your tub surround has been stripped down to the studs (or the sheetrock, depending on what your tub surround tile removal process left you with), you are ready to prep the space for tiling.This article will take you through the basic process to take your tub surround from studs and exposed insulation to tile-ready....

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Houseplants 101: Growing Your Own Chilies Indoors Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stephanie Albares, on May 3, 2016

Houseplants 101: Growing Your Own Chilies Indoors

Even if you’re living in the pokiest of apartments, you can grow your own chili peppers year-round. Houseplants have made a huge comeback lately, and for good reason – clean air, the calming sense of a space well cared for. Why not bring some stylish greenery into your home and get a little extra spice? This big guy is...

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