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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 Install a USB Wall Charger Outlet Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 30, 2015

How to Install a USB Wall Charger Outlet

In this digital age, it can be a challenge to help an older home keep up with our ever-increasing technological needs. For example, do you have more devices that need charging than you have available outlets in convenient, accessible locations? We had just a 1-gang (two outlets) electrical setup in a prime spot in our...

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How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 23, 2015

How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash

Most homeowners will need to install or repair some drywall at some point in their homeowning life. It can be quite intimidating, cutting into the “skin” of your home. But if you’re careful and aware of the basic ideas behind how to install drywall, it really is pretty easy. We like the idea of starting...

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How to Install a Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 9, 2015

How to Install a Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash

Subway tile is both classic and contemporary. Installing a subway tile backsplash into your kitchen provides both an updated look (that will never go out of style) and a neutral one. There are many variations of how to lay subway tile, but this tutorial is for the classic pattern.Laying tile isn’t terribly difficult, but a...

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17 Ideas for a Merry Scandinavian Christmas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on December 4, 2015

17 Ideas for a Merry Scandinavian Christmas

With so many people trying to simplify their lives, Christmas can become a little stressful. Magazines and ads push for big trees covered in so many trimmings that you can’t see the tree itself. Everywhere you see photos of people who completely overturn their homes with bows and evergreen and Santas, making that the expectation...

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15 Tips and Tricks to Create a Gallery Wall on a Budget Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on November 19, 2015

15 Tips and Tricks to Create a Gallery Wall on a Budget

Interior decorators at heart with limited means are a sad but frequent find. We love to spend our free time shopping online furniture stores and going thrifting and daydreaming about the wonderful things we could do in our home if we just had a little more cash. Because how are you supposed to create a stunning...

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14 Ideas for Dressing Your Thanksgiving Table on a Budget Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on November 17, 2015

14 Ideas for Dressing Your Thanksgiving Table on a Budget

You’ve already spent a fortune at the grocery buying enough turkey and stuffing and cranberries to feed an army, so your first thoughts about decorating your Thanksgiving table may seem too much to ask. But I promise you, your centerpiece frills and fancies don’t have to break your budget. Thanksgiving may be one of the...

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How to Remove a Kitchen Tile Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on October 23, 2015

How to Remove a Kitchen Tile Backsplash

The kitchen is the heart of the home, but it can be a real downer when you don’t love your backsplash. Because of its vertical face and prime location, the backsplash really sets the tone for the entire kitchen. If you’re looking to remove your kitchen tile backsplash for any reason – maybe it’s old,...

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