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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 Use Rain Glass To Make A Splash And Enhance Your Décor Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on March 16, 2017

How To Use Rain Glass To Make A Splash And Enhance Your Décor

Rain glass is one of those cases when the name is extremely suggestive and perfectly describes the item. This type of glass looks as if rain is pouring down on it It has a streaked pattern and a unique and easily identifiable style. Rain glass is appreciated for its texture and look but also for...

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Rustic Décor that Goes Beyond Weathered Wood Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 9, 2017

Rustic Décor that Goes Beyond Weathered Wood

A rustic design style is often used for spaces with high levels of functionality, such as a kitchen, dining room, or bathroom. This is perhaps because so many of the details can easily be incorporated from rustic elements. What are rustic elements? Let’s take a look at how to define rustic, and then explore a...

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10 Tips for Creating The Most Relaxing French Country Bedroom Ever Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 2, 2017

10 Tips for Creating The Most Relaxing French Country Bedroom Ever

There are so many things to love about French country decorating. Even if your personal style leans a different direction, you can find things to appreciate. The colors, the textures, the luxury, it all comes together in a perfect scene that makes you feel like you stepped into a peaceful French chalet. So if that’s...

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Eclectic Style: Tips and Tricks for Making Sense of It Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 27, 2017

Eclectic Style: Tips and Tricks for Making Sense of It

Eclectic style is “so easy to love, yet a bit trickier to achieve”. For anyone who’s attempted to achieve an appealing eclectic design in your space, you have probably found this to be true. What’s to keep a space from feeling completely random unhinged? As it turns out, there are several subtle and not-so-subtle tips...

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Space and Delineation in Design: Making it Seem More than What it Is Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 23, 2017

Space and Delineation in Design: Making it Seem More than What it Is

We all know how important the use of space is in great design – space affects the room’s functionality, visual appeal, and design capacity. In fact, to define space, it is: a continuous area or expanse that is free, available, or unoccupied; the dimensions of height, depth, and width within which all things exist and...

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10 Opportunities to Practice Your Sponge Painting Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on February 21, 2017

10 Opportunities to Practice Your Sponge Painting

Have you ever considered taking up the lost art of sponge painting? Just the idea of it probably brings to mind your mother’s bedroom with splotchy pink walls and rose clad duvet. During the 90’s everyone was sponge painting every available wall in their homes. And believe it or not, you can continue the forgotten...

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10 Ways to Improve Your Beadboard Ceiling Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on February 20, 2017

10 Ways to Improve Your Beadboard Ceiling

Beadboard is like the homeowners bandaid. With a few nails and a free Saturday, you can turn a surface with ugly paint or cracking plaster into a lovely ridged surface of beauty. But did you know that you can install beadboard on your ceiling as well as your walls? It is a great upgrade from textured...

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How to Make Your Tray Ceiling Feel Like Home Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on February 16, 2017

How to Make Your Tray Ceiling Feel Like Home

A house with a tray ceiling can be a selling point or a detriment, depending on how it’s styled. If styled poorly, it makes a room, whether it’s an entry way or a living room or a bedroom, feel too large and drafty. You wonder how you can ever make such an enormous space feel...

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