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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.

18 Cleaning Hacks to Improve Your Home and Life Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on September 16, 2021

18 Cleaning Hacks to Improve Your Home and Life

Cleaning is tedious, time-consuming, stressful, and sometimes just darn right expensive. For those reasons and many others, we’ve put together a list of cleaning hacks to improve your home and life. So, if you ever feel like it’s getting the best of you, then you might want to take a look at the info we...

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Pandemic Interior Design Impact: How Far Have We Come? Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 15, 2021

Pandemic Interior Design Impact: How Far Have We Come?

A few months ago, we surveyed over 1000 Americans, asking questions regarding how the pandemic has affected their work lives. The questions included topics such as home office space and how employers should treat those working at home.  The survey got enough attention that we thought we’d go over a few things regarding the pandemic...

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What Is A Drain Tile System? Another French Drain Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 14, 2021

What Is A Drain Tile System? Another French Drain

When you imagine building a new home you probably imagine yourself putting up a frame and picking out flooring. You probably don’t imagine yourself choosing a draining system. But that’s something that will be on the list. There are a few types of draining systems for your yard but they all link back to a...

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Where To Find Architectural Salvage Stores Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 9, 2021

Where To Find Architectural Salvage Stores

Buying a new home? Building your dream home? Or maybe, you just think it’s time for a remodel. Well, you are in luck because there is a type of store that you may not have heard of that can help you on your journey.  An architectural salvage store may be just what you need to...

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What Is Poplar Wood And Where Does It Stand? Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 9, 2021

What Is Poplar Wood And Where Does It Stand?

There are so many different types of wood out there that it is easy to get overwhelmed. Everyone is using oak and pine, that woods like teak and poplar get overlooked. But why do people use poplar anyway? Today, we’re going to talk about this underrated wood that seems to slip under the radar. But...

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How To Find Non-Toxic Paint That Is Non-VOC Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 8, 2021

How To Find Non-Toxic Paint That Is Non-VOC

Paint is paint, right? Wrong. It isn’t just the color of the paint that matters anymore because there are dozens of different paint options out there. There is latex vs oil-based paint, which is a big one. But it’s still not as big as VOC paint vs non-VOC paint. So let’s talk about the differences...

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How And When To Use Wood Conditioner Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 8, 2021

How And When To Use Wood Conditioner

Wood is one of the most amazing and plentiful resources that we have for building. That’s why almost every home in the world is made of wood. Or at least, it is made with wood along with other materials.  With something so important and so common, it’s important to make the most out of each...

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How Much To Tip Movers And How To Figure Your Tip Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 8, 2021

How Much To Tip Movers And How To Figure Your Tip

We all want to be seen as kind, thoughtful, and courteous. It’s part of the human DNA to want to be liked and seen in a good light. So being a worker who deserves a tip and being a customer who tips go hand-in-hand.  But are you supposed to tip movers at all or are...

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