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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.

Feng Shui in the Bedroom: All About the Bed Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 25, 2017

Feng Shui in the Bedroom: All About the Bed

Feng shui, an ancient Chinese method and science of spatial arrangement, helps people to design a balanced home and be happier, healthier, and more successful as a result. The bedroom is particularly important in feng shui, because the bedroom is a sanctuary of sorts. In the bedroom, we’ll focus this article on the primary furnishing:...

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How to Clean Hardwood Floors Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 20, 2017

How to Clean Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are an investment. They add warmth and natural beauty to any space. However, just as is the case with all floors, hardwood floors can take a major beating with everyday life in general. While hardwood floors are beautiful on their own, clean wood floors are exceptional. Here is a super simple, budget-friendly tutorial...

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How to Clean Baseboards – a Fast and Easy Cleaning Guide Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 18, 2017

How to Clean Baseboards – a Fast and Easy Cleaning Guide

Nearing the end of summer vacation, there are probably lots of parts of your house that need a little attention. Baseboards are one of the often-overlooked areas that need cleaning as much as (if not more than) everything else. Near the action of movement in the home, and positioned low so as to catch all...

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How to Install Pergola Posts Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 13, 2017

How to Install Pergola Posts

Building a pergola is a wonderful way to add value to your home and your life. Pergolas are instant gathering places and provide a beautiful boost to the exterior of your home. In order to build a pergola, of course, you will need to install the pergola posts. This article uses the post brackets that...

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How to Clean an Air Vent in Your Home Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 11, 2017

How to Clean an Air Vent in Your Home

With the constant flow of air through air vents, especially an air conditioner air vent during the summer months, they can become quite filthy. The problem with a dirty air vent is that it decreases the effectiveness of the vent itself and, worse, may recirculate dust and pollen throughout the house’s breathable air. You’ll be...

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How to Install Pergola Post Brackets Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 7, 2017

How to Install Pergola Post Brackets

If you’re building a pergola, you will need to find a way to install your pergola posts. There is a simple way to install footings (check out this article on installing deck footings) if you want to put the posts directly into the concrete, but many experts contend that for the long-term, installing post brackets...

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How to Clean and Polish Wooden Furniture Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on September 4, 2017

How to Clean and Polish Wooden Furniture

Whether you have a wooden piano, dresser, desk, bed, or any other beautiful wooden piece of furniture, you’re going to have to keep it maintained in order for the piece to look healthy and well. What’s more, with wooden pieces perhaps more than others, their maintenance not only affects their look, but also their function....

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10 Reasons Tray Ceilings Are Meant For You Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on August 31, 2017

10 Reasons Tray Ceilings Are Meant For You

Do you feel like you’re living in a box? Many homes can feel too squarish with their straight walls, straight floors and straight ceilings. You can paint and carpet all you like, but you’ll still have a flat surface above your head. Lucky for you, there is a simple way to fix the whole view....

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