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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 Paint an Exterior Door as in, Shut the Front Door! Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 27, 2016

How to Paint an Exterior Door as in, Shut the Front Door!

Probably the least expensive yet most impactful ways you can update the look of your exterior front entry is to paint the front door. Such a huge chunk of color, front-and-center, is certainly one of the most visual aspects of your front entry space. That’s why picking the perfect front door color and painting it...

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How to Mount a Light On Top of a Mirror Bathroom Vanity Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 23, 2016

How to Mount a Light On Top of a Mirror Bathroom Vanity

Customized spaces, even bathroom spaces, always look and feel more expensive than generic, builder-grade ones. One way to customize your bathroom, no matter the style or size, is to install an oversized vanity mirror and mount a bathroom lighting fixture on top of the mirror face itself. This strategy allows you to maximize your vanity...

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How to Install a Tile Shower Corner Shelf Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 22, 2016

How to Install a Tile Shower Corner Shelf

While shower niche shelves are space-saving wonders of the world, they are not a practical option for some tub surround/shower spaces. If your shower is on an exterior wall, for example, a niche shelf would eliminate much-needed exterior wall insulation. The plumbing wall, with its pipes and what-not, can be tricky if not impossible to maneuver...

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How to Use a Wet Tile Saw: A Beginner’s Basic Guide Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 20, 2016

How to Use a Wet Tile Saw: A Beginner’s Basic Guide

If you are looking to redo your bathroom shower or tub surround, your kitchen backsplash, or even a laundry room floor, you are likely considering tile. As you’re likely aware, tile is a fantastic material to use for heavy-traffic, heavy-use, and watery areas. It can be an intimidating process if you’ve never attempted it before,...

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How-To Replace A Toilet Fill Valve Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 15, 2016

How-To Replace A Toilet Fill Valve

If you own your home, or even if you rent, chances are high that you’ll need to perform some basic toilet repair at some point. If your toilet isn’t flushing, if it’s very noisy, if it’s not filling correctly, or if it keeps trying to fill unsuccessfully, you might need to replace the fill valve....

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How to Remove and Install a Bathroom Faucet Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on June 10, 2016

How to Remove and Install a Bathroom Faucet

This tutorial will show you not only how to remove and install a bathroom faucet (it’s not as hard as you might think!), but it will also show you a way to change from a three-hole faucet to a single. One option for this switch is to use a deck plate, which is included with...

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10 Tips for Styling The Best Hallway Ever Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on June 10, 2016

10 Tips for Styling The Best Hallway Ever

Hallways are such interesting spaces. They are the pathway from one room to another. Usually they lead from the living areas of your home to the bedrooms. And often, we don’t put much thought into their decorating, even though they are the first place we see when we come out of the bedroom each morning...

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