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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.

Decorating Your Mantelpiece for Spring Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on April 13, 2016

Decorating Your Mantelpiece for Spring

Even though the warm weather might discourage you from lighting up your fireplace, having a mantelpiece is a great decorating perk. It’s like having a well-placed shelf on your wall that holds vases and frames and knick knacks at eye level. It makes a great break in your hanging art and gives your room an automatic...

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Beautiful Designs That Help Define Fascinating Design Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on March 31, 2016

Beautiful Designs That Help Define Fascinating Design

A lot of things can be fascinating in a lot of different ways. This is a term we use to describe things we find extremely interesting or captivating. In order to define fascinating, we need to visualize such elements. A lot of designs can be fascinating, each in their own unique way. Whether it’s a lamp, a...

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10 Tips for the Prettiest Easter Brunch Ever Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 28, 2016

10 Tips for the Prettiest Easter Brunch Ever

Easter brunch is the meal when you pull out recipes for all the fluffy frittatas and crumbly coffee cakes and colorful fruit salads you can find. And when you’ve planned your courses and written your grocery list and mailed your invitations, it’s time to start thinking about your Easter table decorations. Because for a meal as...

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How to Create a Greenhouse in a Tiny Space Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 25, 2016

How to Create a Greenhouse in a Tiny Space

If you’ve got a green thumb, or if you WISH you had a green thumb, you’ve likely seen gorgeous glass greenhouses and wished you could have just a tiny piece of that growing capacity. But in your tiny apartment, condo, or house, it’s impossible to grow anything indoors, and the growing season’s too short to...

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DIY Rolled Edge Fabric Lampshade Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Claire Wilson, on March 21, 2016

DIY Rolled Edge Fabric Lampshade

Making your own rolled edge lampshade is not as difficult as one might imagine and only takes around 1 hour. This is the second lampshade I have made for my home and I love that I can choose a fabric which compliments my home decor and neutral color schemes. I’ll show you how to make...

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Do You Need a Formal Living Room or a More Casual Space? Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Vera Dordick, on February 29, 2016

Do You Need a Formal Living Room or a More Casual Space?

The terms “living room” and “drawing room” were often used interchangeably in the world of interior design, but now there are even more terms for the social spaces of a home: “family room,” “den,” “study” and “great room” have sprung up in recent years. So what are the differences between these spaces? Although they all...

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Make the Most of Your Home Renovation Budget Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Vera Dordick, on February 25, 2016

Make the Most of Your Home Renovation Budget

So you’re going to renovate…great!  But now what?  You have a total figure you can spend on your home renovation, but how are you going to approach the design process so that you get the end result you want and a smooth experience? Jeffrey Douglas of the Douglas Design Studio explained exactly what you need to...

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15 Organizing Tips and Tricks for the Best College Dorm Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on February 24, 2016

15 Organizing Tips and Tricks for the Best College Dorm

Graduations are in sight and you seniors are anticipating jetting off to college. The classes, the people, the living away from home, there are so many things to look forward to when you graduate. But you’ve probably heard the horror stories about the dorm rooms that might have you a little anxious. There are so...

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