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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.

Design Tricks: How To Make A Ceiling Look Higher Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 11, 2012

Design Tricks: How To Make A Ceiling Look Higher

A low ceiling can make a room feel cramped and tiny, even if the floor space is not large and the windows are big. So how can you make a ceiling look higher? The possibilities are numerous and you’d be surprised how many clever solutions there are. For example: Use lighter colors throughout and try...

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Design Tips: Cottage Style Decorating Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 11, 2012

Design Tips: Cottage Style Decorating

Whether you actually have a cottage to decorate or simply want to create a cottage-themed space in your home, there are some great design tips that can really help here. Floors. Starting with the floors is often the easiest way. Work from the ground up to create that cozy cottage feel. Painted wood floors are...

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How To Use Paint To Add Character To Your Home Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 10, 2012

How To Use Paint To Add Character To Your Home

A simple way to add interest and character to a space is with paint. Whether you decide to paint an accent wall a different color from the rest of the space, to create a fun pattern, to stencil a wall, to recreate an artistic image or to have fun painting your old furniture, you can...

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Brighten your kitchen beginning with your utensils Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 8, 2012

Brighten your kitchen beginning with your utensils

While shopping for kitchen supplies, many people see black and white as their only options for their utensils. There are those cheap plastic rainbow colored measuring sets that you can buy, but some say those look tacky or less mature than black. I agree with this statement, and if you’re looking for a sophisticated kitchen...

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Scarf Organization – For When You Simply Have Too Many Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 8, 2012

Scarf Organization – For When You Simply Have Too Many

Scarves are incredibly versatile accessories which you can wear all year long and combine with all sorts of outfits but they’re really annoying when you just can’t fit a good way to store them and to organize them. To solve this problem all you need is one clever idea and you can find it below....

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5 Fun Ideas For Sponge Painting Walls Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 7, 2012

5 Fun Ideas For Sponge Painting Walls

Sponge painting is a super easy way to add texture and pop to your walls. It’s nothing over-the-top and doesn’t take a lot of talent or experience to get done right. Great in almost any room or any nook or cranny, sponging is a great DIY project for those of us who need a little...

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