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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.

Area Rug Cleaning: Safe and Natural Rug Cleaning Ideas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 27, 2017

Area Rug Cleaning: Safe and Natural Rug Cleaning Ideas

As we begin yet another season change, many of us start to feel a bit of spring cleaning fever. If your house is like my house, the area rugs have taken a beating after a long, cold, and icy-wet winter. Here is a tutorial on how to clean area rugs. Please note that I have...

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How to Decorate a Family Room for YOUR Family’s Needs Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 23, 2017

How to Decorate a Family Room for YOUR Family’s Needs

The family room is like the more casual, younger brother of the living room. Where the living room is often decorated with entertaining in mind, the family room is decorated with more “real life” in mind. (Of course, this can include entertaining, but the family room’s is more like the football-games-and-nachos kind of entertaining.) Family...

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How to Clean Windows and Glass Naturally Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 21, 2017

How to Clean Windows and Glass Naturally

There are few things more frustrating than spending your Saturday morning cleaning all the windows and glass in your house, only to find them streaky and spotty still. The truth is, for me, the best way to clean windows is to use a microfiber/chamois type cloth, which requires simply warm water, a wipe down, and...

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12 Ways to Decorate Your Apothecary Jars For Spring Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 20, 2017

12 Ways to Decorate Your Apothecary Jars For Spring

If you’ve been decorating your space for long, you probably know the value of those decor pieces that can be changed and redecorated to fit the occasion or the season. Wreaths display golden leaves and then red berries and then pastel flowers. Picture frames rotate through quotes about sun and snow and Christmas and spring....

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How To Use Rain Glass To Make A Splash And Enhance Your Décor Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on March 16, 2017

How To Use Rain Glass To Make A Splash And Enhance Your Décor

Rain glass is one of those cases when the name is extremely suggestive and perfectly describes the item. This type of glass looks as if rain is pouring down on it It has a streaked pattern and a unique and easily identifiable style. Rain glass is appreciated for its texture and look but also for...

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Cleaning Oven Racks: Make Your Oven Food-Safe Again Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 16, 2017

Cleaning Oven Racks: Make Your Oven Food-Safe Again

The oven is probably one of the hardest working appliances in the kitchen. While the oven can be cleaned relatively easily (check out this full tutorial for an effective, completely natural oven cleaning method), cleaning the large oven racks might give some pause. They’re too big for the sink, so what’s a kitchen owner to...

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Rustic Décor that Goes Beyond Weathered Wood Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 9, 2017

Rustic Décor that Goes Beyond Weathered Wood

A rustic design style is often used for spaces with high levels of functionality, such as a kitchen, dining room, or bathroom. This is perhaps because so many of the details can easily be incorporated from rustic elements. What are rustic elements? Let’s take a look at how to define rustic, and then explore a...

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How to Clean a Bathtub Naturally Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 8, 2017

How to Clean a Bathtub Naturally

When you know that one of your littles is going to be bathing in the bathtub (which may or may not include drinking the bath water before you can stop them), you’re more likely to care about avoiding toxins and chemicals in your cleaning agents. This simple, straightforward, and 100% natural method for cleaning the...

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