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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 Optimize Stacked Washers And Dryers For A Perfect Combo Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on January 14, 2016

How To Optimize Stacked Washers And Dryers For A Perfect Combo

The reasons for which a washer and a dryer would be one on top of the other are numerous and mostly revolve around space-efficiency. This strategy is usually used when floor space is limited such as in the case of a studio apartment for example. Every little bit of space needs to be optimized for...

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DIY Kitchen Lighting Upgrade: LED Under-Cabinet Lights & Above-the-Sink Light Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on January 8, 2016

DIY Kitchen Lighting Upgrade: LED Under-Cabinet Lights & Above-the-Sink Light

Is the lighting in your kitchen making you cringe? Is it insufficient? Dingy? Horribly outdated? If you are feeling kitchen lighting woes, there is good news for you – updating your kitchen lighting is not as hard as you might think! This tutorial will guide you, step-by-step, in upgrading your kitchen lighting in two ways:...

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12 Tips for a Golden New Years Eve Party Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on December 31, 2015

12 Tips for a Golden New Years Eve Party

If you thought that the Christmas glamour was as shiny as you could get, think again. New Years Eve is the time to pull out all the stops and go as glittery as Gatsby will allow. I’m not just talking about champagne. No, when you have people coming to your home for a New Years...

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How to Install a USB Wall Charger Outlet Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 30, 2015

How to Install a USB Wall Charger Outlet

In this digital age, it can be a challenge to help an older home keep up with our ever-increasing technological needs. For example, do you have more devices that need charging than you have available outlets in convenient, accessible locations? We had just a 1-gang (two outlets) electrical setup in a prime spot in our...

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How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 23, 2015

How to Install or Repair Drywall for a Kitchen Backsplash

Most homeowners will need to install or repair some drywall at some point in their homeowning life. It can be quite intimidating, cutting into the “skin” of your home. But if you’re careful and aware of the basic ideas behind how to install drywall, it really is pretty easy. We like the idea of starting...

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How to Install a Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 9, 2015

How to Install a Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash

Subway tile is both classic and contemporary. Installing a subway tile backsplash into your kitchen provides both an updated look (that will never go out of style) and a neutral one. There are many variations of how to lay subway tile, but this tutorial is for the classic pattern.Laying tile isn’t terribly difficult, but a...

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17 Ideas for a Merry Scandinavian Christmas Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on December 4, 2015

17 Ideas for a Merry Scandinavian Christmas

With so many people trying to simplify their lives, Christmas can become a little stressful. Magazines and ads push for big trees covered in so many trimmings that you can’t see the tree itself. Everywhere you see photos of people who completely overturn their homes with bows and evergreen and Santas, making that the expectation...

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15 Tips and Tricks to Create a Gallery Wall on a Budget Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on November 19, 2015

15 Tips and Tricks to Create a Gallery Wall on a Budget

Interior decorators at heart with limited means are a sad but frequent find. We love to spend our free time shopping online furniture stores and going thrifting and daydreaming about the wonderful things we could do in our home if we just had a little more cash. Because how are you supposed to create a stunning...

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