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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.

18 Useful Ideas for Acrylic Ghost Chairs Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on April 14, 2021

18 Useful Ideas for Acrylic Ghost Chairs

Ghost chairs are made by injecting polycarbonate into a mold. The incredible design has no junctions or seams; just a continuous shape. The most popular chairs are the Louis ghost chair which was first manufactured having no color, hence the name “ghost chair”. The style is easily recognizable thanks to their oval back and straight...

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Garbage Disposal Not Working? Here’s What To Do Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on April 13, 2021

Garbage Disposal Not Working? Here’s What To Do

Learning new home repair and maintenance tricks can save us so much time and money. It can also make us feel more valuable as well as independent. It all starts with changing light bulbs, but there’s much more to home maintenance than that. But when it comes to things more advanced, like garbage disposals, things...

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How To Get Rid Of Wood Mites Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on April 12, 2021

How To Get Rid Of Wood Mites

No one wants pests running around their home or digging tunnels in their furniture. It’s not difficult to get rid of ants, but getting rid of wood mites is more similar to getting rid of termites as they both live in wood.  But there are a few key differences that are too drastic to ignore....

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What Is A Stud In Construction? Types Of Studs Full story

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

What Is A Stud In Construction? Types Of Studs

One of the most important terms that any construction worker can learn is the word “stud.” This is because building a wall is one of the most crucial parts of building a house. Walls offer support and make up the majority of a home.  Studs are used for exterior and interior walls. It isn’t as...

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Standard Window Width And Price For Each Window Type Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on April 7, 2021

Standard Window Width And Price For Each Window Type

Every modern-day house will have at least one window. If you’re building a new house, you probably need to know what sizes of windows are available to you so you can lay out your floor plans. Window and door placement is important.  If you get this wrong, your entire house will be thrown off-kilter. So,...

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How to Remove a Stripped Screw and Get On With Your Project Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Vera Dordick, on April 7, 2021

How to Remove a Stripped Screw and Get On With Your Project

Whether you’re a DIY veteran or a newbie weekend warrior when it comes to minor tasks around the house, it’s inevitable that you’ll one day strip a screw. When that happens it doesn’t have to ruin the day or your project because there are a number of ways to remove a stripped screw. Using any...

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How To Install Insulation: What Is Fiberglass Insulation? Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on April 6, 2021

How To Install Insulation: What Is Fiberglass Insulation?

Insulation is an important part of building a house. If you’re looking for an insulation installation guide, then you’ve come to the right place. Learn how to install insulation to keep your house safe and warm today. Hearing the word “fiberglass” may deter you, but don’t let it. Fiberglass is one of the most useful...

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How To Strip Wire Safely With Wire Strippers And Other Tools Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on April 4, 2021

How To Strip Wire Safely With Wire Strippers And Other Tools

There are many reasons that you may need to strip wires. The main reason is usually that you need to rewire something. Stripping wires allows you to rewire them back together in order to let the current flow back through.  There’s not much you need to know about stripping wires, but there is quite a...

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