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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.

What To Do If Your Toilet Keeps Running Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 22, 2021

What To Do If Your Toilet Keeps Running

One of the most annoying problems you can have in your house is a problem with the toilet. Because everyone in the house needs to use the toilet regularly. So when it isn’t working, it can be disheartening.  One of the most common problems for a toilet is when the water won’t stop running. Because...

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The Best 10 Colors To Paint The Outside of Your House With Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 19, 2021

The Best 10 Colors To Paint The Outside of Your House With

Picking the right exterior color can be crucial. It’s even more important than your front door and foyer combined in terms of first impressions. Whether you’ve decided on a foundation and shutter combine or just one shade that fits the entire home, we’re here to share some classic favorites to help you decide on the...

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Should You Paint Wall Or Trim First? The Most Common Painting Questions Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 18, 2021

Should You Paint Wall Or Trim First? The Most Common Painting Questions

If you haven’t asked yourself if you should paint trim or walls first then you probably haven’t done much painting. This is one of the most common questions that amateur and even intermediate painters have. The answer is fairly simple. Although you can paint in any order that you like, it is usually best to...

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20 Tips For Decorating The Breakfast Bar Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on June 18, 2021

20 Tips For Decorating The Breakfast Bar

If you are one of the lucky ones and have a breakfast bar in your kitchen, I really hope you know how lucky you really are! Breakfast bars are a great place to get a quick snack, decorate cookies and cupcakes, make nice spreads for fun get-togethers, chat with your loved ones or just read...

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Septic Tank Treatment Options You Can Do Yourself Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 17, 2021

Septic Tank Treatment Options You Can Do Yourself

Although we don’t like to think about it, we all need some sort of septic system at our property. Even if you have a compost system, it’s important that you control where everything ends up and that it is the best you can do. Because of this, learning what you can about septic tanks and...

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Popcorn Asbestos Ceiling: Dangers And Removal Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 16, 2021

Popcorn Asbestos Ceiling: Dangers And Removal

Have you ever heard of the term asbestos ceiling? If you watch much HGTV or read many articles on home improvement then chances are, you have. If you’re lucky, you’ve never dealt with it in your life.  But if you’re like a lot of people with older houses, you have faced this. If you’re facing...

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What Is A House Wrap And Why You Need One Full story

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

What Is A House Wrap And Why You Need One

When building your home, there are a few things that are easy to miss. You may forget to add a sound barrier to your upstairs under the floor. Or, you may forget to add a house wrap if you haven’t built many houses.  And no, a house wrap is not a sort of mural or...

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How To Do A Complete Deck Restore To Revitalize Your Deck Full story

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

How To Do A Complete Deck Restore To Revitalize Your Deck

If you’re lucky enough to have a deck, then you should take the time to take care of it. One way that you can really make the most of your deck is to restore it whenever it starts to age to the point of not looking as good as it once did. You can do...

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