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.

Color Psychology For Nursery Rooms. Learn How Color Affects Your Baby’s Behavior

When decorating a room, we base our color choices on our preferences and, while that’s ok most of the times, color selection is not exactly a simple process. Each color has different effects on the human body and mind and it’s important to take these into consideration, especially when decorating the nursery room. After all, you want what’s best for your baby. Learn how color influences the development and behavior of your child and find the best color for his or her room.

Warm Colors.

Modern color scheme

image by Chad Jackson 

Warm colors usually stimulate the mind and energize the body. They make large spaces feel cozy and welcoming. However, they are not particularly relaxing so they’re not that great during the bedtime, especially for very energetic kids.

(more…)

How To Style Coffee Table Trays: Ideas & Inspiration

Dressing up the largest focal point of any living space, the sofa, the coffee table should be used for more than just a table for Friday night pizza or a place to store all the remotes. Instead, it should have as much style and presence as any of your home’s decor. And then, when you add a tray to keep the chaos at bay, you’ve got the perfect bit of foundation for styling and organizing. Let’s take a look at a list of great ideas and inspiration on how to style coffee table trays.

1. Simple & Clean.

Use this simple and clean idea for your bigger coffee table. The tray becomes a box with more texture and height interest, some votives and fresh flowers, it’s such a quaint and lightly stylish way to decorate.

(more…)

Time To Sort Out The Mess – 20 Tips For A Well-Organized Garage

Whether it’s intentional or not, a lot of things end up cluttering the garage over time so having a few tricks up your sleeve and learning a few tips regarding garage organization would definitely come in handy. It’s difficult to keep track of everything you store in there and it’s even more difficult to find the thing you need when there’s no organization, no system to save you time and space. You’re not the only one who has this problem but you can be the first of your friends who finds a solution.

Wall storage.

It’s much better to store things on the walls than to waste floor space. So get all your stuff sorted out and come up with a system that best suits your garage.{found on flickr}.

(more…)

How To Decorate Around Black Coffee Tables – What’s Your Favorite Design?

The coffee table, although not impressive in size, is the focal point of the whole living room. It usually sits in the center and it’s the element that unites everything else around it. So how do you choose your coffee table? Well, color is one way to go. Black coffee tables, for example, can be very versatile and they basically go with everything. But there are lots of different ways in which to integrate them into the décor. So what is your design?

A colorful rug.

by Lincoln Barbour

A black coffee table would look great placed on a colorful rug. The black and red combination is common and classical. If you choose a rug with a red print, include a few their matching details throughout the room.

(more…)

Creating Zen Nooks & Crannies for Your Home

Relaxing and restful, refreshing and revived, sometimes you need a space in your house that does all of those things for you. Your home is your personal oasis, a place to rejuvenate, so, it’s only natural that at least one tiny nook is dedicated to just that. Creating a place of zen inside the house(Asian inspired decor) is easier than you may think. With the right colors and accents, a tranquil space will be calling your name in no time. Let’s get inspired and take a look at some real-life examples of zen nooks inside a house, apartment or even a dorm room!

1. Right under the stairs.

Create a small zen garden right under your stairs. Grab the rake and go through the sand to rest your mind after a long day at work. Instant relaxation and a beautiful place to welcome guests into.

(more…)

How To Make Your Workspace More Comfortable – Tips And Facts

Whether you’re working from home or in an office, it’s important to feel comfortable at your workspace. A comfortable and inviting office increases productivity and efficiency in addition to boosting your moral. Before we get into details, let’s review a few of the things which can improve your work environment.

The lighting.

Ideally, a workspace should have lots of windows and natural light. However, since that’s not always possible, you should try to maximize whatever lighting you have and also to add task lighting.

(more…)

Incorporating Asian-Inspired Style Into Modern Décor

Asian-inspired décor is seeping into contemporary spaces everywhere. There’s something about its serenity, its soothing forms, and its balance that resonates beautifully with the streamlined feel of a modern home.

Here are 16 decorating tips on infusing your modern space with a bit of Asian décor, finding that balance between simple yet sophisticated, minimal yet warm, and peaceful yet energetic.

(more…)

About us

Homedit.com is a website that offers you the latest and greatest news/articles/features in architecture, interior design and furniture.Since we launched we collected more than 10,000 unique articles with more than 60,000 pictures & ideas...

Homedit is not a retail shop, nor do we sell anything from this website. We try to direct you to a website with every post, so that you can inquire directly.... read more.

Advertising

Submit a design

We are interested in interior design , architecture, furniture and lighting, but it can be anything, as long as it's about home.

Email to stefan.lucian{at}hotmail.com with the following info:

  • A brief description 200 words or more
  • A link to a website is always good
  • Email as many large photos as you have