1690 ARTICLES POSTED IN How To, Tips, and Advice CATEGORY

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.

5 Tips & Inspiration For Using Colorful Carpets Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 15, 2012

5 Tips & Inspiration For Using Colorful Carpets

Choosing your carpet is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make when redecorating your home or recreating your home’s vision … from room to room. It’s the base of the decor and the base of the atmosphere. Carpets can help set the tone and personality of any space, so it’s important you choose wisely and...

More images
5 Alternative Ways To Use Magazine Racks Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 14, 2012

5 Alternative Ways To Use Magazine Racks

Magazine racks are used for just that: magazines! But in reality, they can be used for so much more, especially since people rarely ever store their magazines nowadays anyways … it’s all about recycling. And that’s what we can do with our old (or new) magazine racks, recycle them and turn them into something new....

More images
Color Confusion – How To Make The Best Choice Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 14, 2012

Color Confusion – How To Make The Best Choice

Whether you’re painting the interior of your home yourself or you leave it to a professional, one of the most important steps is choosing the color. The right can have a wonderful positive effect on the whole space but if you choose the wrong one that will impact the décor and the ambiance in a...

More images
How To Efficiently Add Storage Under The Stairs Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 13, 2012

How To Efficiently Add Storage Under The Stairs

Staircases are always interesting focal points and can have splendid designs but they also have a downside. They take up a portion of the floorspace when they don’t really have to. Luckily, that space can be converted into storage. Here are some really nice ways to make the most of that otherwise dead space. One...

More images
Matching Colors With Walls And Furniture Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 12, 2012

Matching Colors With Walls And Furniture

Have you bought furniture to furnish a room to realize it was the wrong color? Did you buy that rustic furniture at a department store, but discovered it was not suitable for the room? Did you waste time painting for the wrong color coordination? To some, mixing colors is inventive. To others, it is nothing...

More images
Painting Patterns At Home – 10 Outstanding Ideas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on June 12, 2012

Painting Patterns At Home – 10 Outstanding Ideas

Painting the walls, ceiling or anything else in the house seems easy and it really is but when you decide to create a pattern things change and suddenly it becomes a more complex project. The difficulty depends on the type of pattern you wish to create and the surface that needs to be painted. We’ve...

More images
6 Ways To Decorate With Rocks Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 11, 2012

6 Ways To Decorate With Rocks

It doesn’t get any more organic and natural than to decorate with rocks. There’s a certain zen, a certain precious, real feeling a space gets when you use nature’s creations as the focal point or ways to accessorize.I admit I was that little girl who would collect rocks. I’d go to flea markets and buy...

More images