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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 Lay a Flagstone Walkway in an Existing Lawn Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 23, 2020

How to Lay a Flagstone Walkway in an Existing Lawn

There is something timelessly appealing about a walkway for patio or backyard. Maybe it’s because it takes the guesswork out of wondering where, in fact, we should be headed. It’s all laid out in front of us, and all we need to do is walk that way. Or maybe it’s appealing because it combines form...

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How To Kill Ants And Prevent Them From Coming Back Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on November 21, 2020

How To Kill Ants And Prevent Them From Coming Back

When you see dozens or even hundreds of ants crawling around your kitchen or yard, it’s hard to imagine ever getting rid of them. But killing ants isn’t as daunting as it first seems. You can learn how to kill ants of all kinds.  This simple guide will take you through the steps, give you...

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50 Christmas Fireplace Mantel Decoration Ideas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on November 20, 2020

50 Christmas Fireplace Mantel Decoration Ideas

You can’t really say you’re ready to celebrate Christmas until you’ve decorated the fireplace mantel. It’s a tradition to turn the mantel into a focal point for a special holiday. This Christmas you can try a few different ideas. Take a look at these and pick your favorite. Instagram Christmas Fireplace Design Inspiration Ideas Something...

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How to Decorate a Master Bedroom – 50 Beautiful Decoration Ideas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 6, 2020

How to Decorate a Master Bedroom – 50 Beautiful Decoration Ideas

The master bedroom is an important space in the home, although it often is the room that’s last to be decorated. Even decorating kids’ bedrooms often takes priority. Why is this? Maybe because few people ever see the master bedroom, and we want to spend our decorating energy on the spaces that can be appreciated by the...

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What Is Contemporary Design? And How To Decorate Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on November 3, 2020

What Is Contemporary Design? And How To Decorate

Let’s talk about contemporary design for a minute, shall we? It’s often confused with, or described interchangeably as, modern design. Although perhaps some elements of modern design carry through into contemporary design, the two styles certainly have their differences. In this article, we’ll take a look at the definition of contemporary design, how it is...

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19 Different Types Of Windows Used By Architects Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on November 3, 2020

19 Different Types Of Windows Used By Architects

Windows are what connect the inside to the outside, they are the portals through which inner meets outer. To put it another way, they are the eyes of a home, and just as a person needs healthy eyes to take in the world around them, a house needs good, clean windows. Since windows are such...

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An Enlightening Guide To Repairing, Applying, And Renovating Plaster Walls Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 28, 2020

An Enlightening Guide To Repairing, Applying, And Renovating Plaster Walls

Drywall has become so popular that it’s hard to imagine anything else in a new home. But plaster walls aren’t extinct yet. Most older homes have plaster walls, and though plaster is more expensive than drywall, it’s cheaper to repair than scrap the whole thing and start over. Plaster walls shouldn’t overwhelm you. They should...

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Duvets or Comforter: What’s The Difference Between? Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on October 27, 2020

Duvets or Comforter: What’s The Difference Between?

It’s a question most of us have had at one time or another: what’s the difference between a duvet and a comforter? At a glance, they look the same. Both are multi-layered, thick blankets used as the top covering on your bed. Each type can be found in a huge variety of colors and prints....

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