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.

How to Incorporate Colorful Flooring Into Your Home

Flooring is perhaps the most basic and essential element of any space. It can’t really get any more practical than something to stand on. But just because it is necessary doesn’t mean it has to be boring. There are plenty of ways to add colorful flooring to your home, but you must keep the rest of the room in mind so the design works from floor to ceiling. Here are a few different options to consider.

Painted Floors.

When dealing with traditional hardwood or concrete floors, you don’t have to stick with the colors they originally come in. If you want to update your flooring, you can just paint the whole thing one solid color. Or if you’re feeling really adventurous you can even use painter’s tape to incorporate stripes or another simple geometric pattern.

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15 Easy Ways To Green Up Your Home For A Fresh And Healthy Décor

Sustainable living is something we should all try to adopt. Even though you may think that one person trying to protect the environment is not enough to make a difference in the world, it’s still a first step and there are many others that think just like you. Change has to start with you. There are many easy ways in which you can make your home greener and they’re not all costly. So here are a few simple things that you could do:

1. Switch to economic light bulbs.


Incandescent light bulbs consume huge amounts of electricity compared to fluorescent light bulbs. It’s why it would be very efficient to replace them. And if you’re worried that the light will be cold, that’s not a problem because there are certain models designed to offer specifically the type of warm light that incandescent bulbs offer.

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10 Things You Should Avoid Doing When Decorating

Each home is unique so decorating it is a very personal thing. Every choice and decision you make needs to be based on facts and preferences. So instead of giving you advice on how you should decorate your home without knowing all the details, we’ve decided it’s better to tell you what not to do. There are many mistakes people usually make when decorating their homes and they live to regret it so here are some tips that could help you.

Don’t choose trends over timeless.

Trends come and go so invest in a piece that’s trendy right now is not very smart. Try instead to invest on pieces that look great regardless of the trends, timeless designs and versatile accessories.

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How to Mix Comfort and Style

It’s not always easy to achieve the right blend of style and comfort, but we show you how to perfect the balance.

Choose Comforting Colors.

Pastel Paves the Way to Warm Sophistication

Pastel colors can aid in relaxation when you enter the room. Blue is especially calming, plus it can work in ornate, classy designs. Comforting colors provide a calming effect to lavish surroundings.

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How You Can Decorate The Empty Corners In Your Home – 15 Cool Ideas

One of the biggest challenges that you have to overcome when you’re decorating a space is finding a way to integrate the corners into the whole design. The corners often remain empty and it’s just a big waste of space. There are lots of ways in which they can be efficiently decorated. Here are a few ideas.

Shelves.

A series of small shelves placed in the corner of a room can be a nice display area as well as a very practical element.

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How to Create a Peaceful Living Space

The living area should be one that is relaxing and peaceful. When you get home from a hard day at work you want to unwind and chill out. The decoration of your living room plays a vital role in whether you are allowed to do this or not.

After all, if your living room is filled to the brim with bold and harsh colours then your mind will find it extremely difficult to relax. Nevertheless, if you use the following tips in this article then you will have no issue creating the perfect peaceful living space…

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Cabin Fever: How to Achieve the Cabin Look for Cozy, Trendy Décor

Cabin-inspired décor is always a winner when it comes to making the home cozy, and it doesn’t only have to be an option during the winter months. Here are some great ideas for bringing trendy cabin décor into a space.

A Modern Take on Cabins.

Mix Old with New

Cabin décor does not need to make you think that it is limited to vintage or classic ideas. Keep your wood furnishings and/or fireplace (that are signature items of the cabin look), but bring trendy items into the room too, such as television units or modern furniture. In this way the cabin feeling receives a fashionable spin while still maintaining its roots in vintage charm.

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