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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 Get Your Home Ready for Holiday Guests Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Anne Pilon, on November 18, 2013

How to Get Your Home Ready for Holiday Guests

It’s the time of year when many homes are preparing to host dinners and parties and even overnight guests. This may seem like a simple project, but there are many things to consider. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for hosting guests this holiday season. Increase Seating. It’s a pretty simple concept:...

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How to Achieve an Industrial Style Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 18, 2013

How to Achieve an Industrial Style

Industrial style was born within the commercial market when old, bare warehouses and similar structures became new shops, offices, restaurants, even apartments. Rather than demolish the remaining essence of the warehouse, designers began to embrace the rawness and conscientiously construct a style around it. Industrial style is known for its utter lack of pretense, for...

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How to Achieve a Cottage Style Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 16, 2013

How to Achieve a Cottage Style

What comes to mind when you hear the word “cottage?” For me, it’s something like a humble, storybook home of crumbling stone, with an ancient wooden water wheel creaking along the side and lush flowering greenery wildly clamoring along the edges. The picture is complete in a rose-tinted hue, full of simplicity and serenity. Cozy,...

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10 Everday Chores That Will Keep Your Home Clean Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on November 14, 2013

10 Everday Chores That Will Keep Your Home Clean

Sometimes all you have to do are simple tasks, everyday, to keep your home neat and clean. From the kitchen to the bathroom, if you make a point to take five to ten minutes out of everyday to do some chores, then your home will be kept clean everyday of the week! 1. Sweep the...

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How to Achieve a Vintage Style Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 14, 2013

How to Achieve a Vintage Style

So you want to have vintage style, do you? Here’s the thing: “vintage” is a style of many interpretations and opinions. Some people refer to “vintage” as anything that was previously owned or used, whether it was five years ago or 500. In reality, however, vintage is a style that technically refers to anything between...

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How Commercial Spaces Use Recycled Materials In Beautiful Designs Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on November 13, 2013

How Commercial Spaces Use Recycled Materials In Beautiful Designs

Recycling is definitely an important matter and it’s very inspiring to see how big names showcase this concern for the environment. It’s why seeing recycled materials in commercial spaces is that much more inspiring. It gets you psyched about doing something similar yourself. Commercial spaces are one of the best spaces for influencing and inspiring...

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How to Achieve a Traditional Style Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 13, 2013

How to Achieve a Traditional Style

Do you love the feeling of warmth and welcome in a home? Do you gravitate toward a style of rich comfort more than formality? The colonial era-born traditional style just might be what you’re after. While inspiration for this style type does come from the past, it’s ultimately about comfort, warmth, familiarity, and pleasantly predictable...

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