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How To, Tips, and Advice

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.

Skirted Sofas: When and How to Choose Them Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 21, 2014

Skirted Sofas: When and How to Choose Them

Are you a little intimidated by the pleated skirt? Do you associate them with visiting your grandmother’s house when you were younger? Do you crave contemporary style and, therefore, automatically discount the skirted sofa? Are you simply not sure what to think of this detail on what is likely the largest piece of furniture in...

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Low-Cost Changes You Can Make To Help Your Property Sell Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Kerry Harrison, on March 18, 2014

Low-Cost Changes You Can Make To Help Your Property Sell

When selling a property we all want to reap maximum value from the sale. This post takes a look at ten low-cost changes you can make to your property to help it sell. So, let’s take a look… 1. Clean up the exterior of your property. The exterior of your house is obviously the first...

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How to Use Books as Home Decor Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Anne Pilon, on March 17, 2014

How to Use Books as Home Decor

Books are a staple in any home. But instead of just storing them on an out-of-the-way bookshelf or in boxes under your bed, why not use them to enhance your style and decorate your home? Here are a few ways you can make your book collection into stylish home décor. Floor to Ceiling Bookshelves. The...

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How to Incorporate Ceiling Beams into your Style Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 14, 2014

How to Incorporate Ceiling Beams into your Style

Exposed ceiling beams are an interesting architectural feature and have the ability to make a space feel utterly unique. Sometimes, though, you might wonder if your individual design style fits into a space with ceiling beams. Say you’re on the hunt for a great apartment and you’ve found a perfect candidate…but you’re not sure if...

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13 Ways to Make a Ceiling Look Higher Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 10, 2014

13 Ways to Make a Ceiling Look Higher

If your home has ceilings that are inherently low (such as in a basement), or if your ceilings are of average height but you might want them to look taller, you might have been looking into ways to give the appearance of height. There are as many different ways help with this allusion as there...

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The Pros And Cons Of Having A TV Over The Fireplace Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on March 6, 2014

The Pros And Cons Of Having A TV Over The Fireplace

It’s so much easier nowadays to hang the TV on a wall instead of occupying floor space with a piece of furniture. If you also have a fireplace then you must have though at least once that hanging the TV over the fireplace could be a good idea. However, it’s difficult to decide. Both the...

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Dipped in Midnight: Monochromatic Rooms Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on February 26, 2014

Dipped in Midnight: Monochromatic Rooms

Dark and dramatic, rich and striking, midnight black works in every room and in every way. Everyone knows that you simply cannot go wrong when you use black, whether in fashion or interior design. But did you know that you can also dip an entire room in midnight and still get something slick and stylish...

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