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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 Clean a Dishwasher: A Fast and Effective Monthly Practice Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on March 6, 2017

How to Clean a Dishwasher: A Fast and Effective Monthly Practice

Some of us may not think too much about the importance of cleaning a dishwasher (after all, shouldn’t it be clean because it cleans all our dishes every day?). The fact is, dishwashers can get grime and gunk built up in them just like anything else. They’ll perform much better, in terms of cleaning our...

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10 Tips for Creating The Most Relaxing French Country Bedroom Ever Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 2, 2017

10 Tips for Creating The Most Relaxing French Country Bedroom Ever

There are so many things to love about French country decorating. Even if your personal style leans a different direction, you can find things to appreciate. The colors, the textures, the luxury, it all comes together in a perfect scene that makes you feel like you stepped into a peaceful French chalet. So if that’s...

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How to Clean Grout with Natural Ingredients Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 28, 2017

How to Clean Grout with Natural Ingredients

There are a variety of grout cleaning options out there. From using bleach to scrubbing simply with warm water and a whole lot in between, the opinions on the best way to clean tile grout is varied to say the least. This tutorial will show how to clean grout using only basic, natural ingredients: baking...

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Eclectic Style: Tips and Tricks for Making Sense of It Full story

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

Eclectic Style: Tips and Tricks for Making Sense of It

Eclectic style is “so easy to love, yet a bit trickier to achieve”. For anyone who’s attempted to achieve an appealing eclectic design in your space, you have probably found this to be true. What’s to keep a space from feeling completely random unhinged? As it turns out, there are several subtle and not-so-subtle tips...

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Space and Delineation in Design: Making it Seem More than What it Is Full story

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

Space and Delineation in Design: Making it Seem More than What it Is

We all know how important the use of space is in great design – space affects the room’s functionality, visual appeal, and design capacity. In fact, to define space, it is: a continuous area or expanse that is free, available, or unoccupied; the dimensions of height, depth, and width within which all things exist and...

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10 Opportunities to Practice Your Sponge Painting Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on February 21, 2017

10 Opportunities to Practice Your Sponge Painting

Have you ever considered taking up the lost art of sponge painting? Just the idea of it probably brings to mind your mother’s bedroom with splotchy pink walls and rose clad duvet. During the 90’s everyone was sponge painting every available wall in their homes. And believe it or not, you can continue the forgotten...

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10 Ways to Improve Your Beadboard Ceiling Full story

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

10 Ways to Improve Your Beadboard Ceiling

Beadboard is like the homeowners bandaid. With a few nails and a free Saturday, you can turn a surface with ugly paint or cracking plaster into a lovely ridged surface of beauty. But did you know that you can install beadboard on your ceiling as well as your walls? It is a great upgrade from textured...

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