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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 Put Lavender In Every Room Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 22, 2018

How to Put Lavender In Every Room

It’s no surprise that Pantone’s 2018 color of the year is Ultra Violet. Purple has slowly been creeping into our decorating for a while. Maybe because it’s a surprising color. Maybe because we’re just fed up with pink. But everywhere you look, you’ll see purple. Thankfully you don’t have to go with a bright popping...

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Bringing Spring to Your Home With Teal Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 9, 2018

Bringing Spring to Your Home With Teal

Even though so many are still coping with snow, spring is in the air. If you haven’t already, it’s time to start thinking about your spring decor and so much of that revolves around a color. While some are opting for pops of yellow and pink, take a minute to think about teal. A deeper...

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How to Decorate a Small Bedroom Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 5, 2018

How to Decorate a Small Bedroom

When you live in a tiny apartment, you can view your space one of two ways. Either it’s limiting and frustrating or it fosters creativity and minimalism for what you really love. No matter where you fall on the scale, a small apartment has an even smaller bedroom which can be challenging for even the...

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15 Decorations for the Sweetest Girl Baby Shower Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 2, 2018

15 Decorations for the Sweetest Girl Baby Shower

Baby showers are such fun parties to host. You finally have an occasion to pull out all the tiny snacks you saved on Pinterest and decorate an entire venue in blue or pink. While a shower for a baby girl is probably the easiest to find decorations for, you don’t want to stick with the...

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How to Stain and Seal a Redwood Deck Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 1, 2018

How to Stain and Seal a Redwood Deck

Whether your wood deck is brand new or it’s ready for a maintenance staining and sealing, you will want to take the time to stain and seal it properly. This not only makes the deck more beautiful (an important effect, since it’s a definite value to your home), but it will make the deck last...

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How to Cap Pergola Posts for Longevity & Weather Protection Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 22, 2018

How to Cap Pergola Posts for Longevity & Weather Protection

Whether you have just built a pergola or fence or you have an existing wooden structure with exposed post tops, you will likely want to consider capping them off. Wood has a tendency to split over time – especially a vertical exposed piece of wood, such as a pergola post. Sun beats down on the...

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How to Stain and Seal a Wood Pergola Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 15, 2018

How to Stain and Seal a Wood Pergola

If you are building a wood pergola, you might want to consider staining and sealing the lumber before the pergola is constructed. This article shows products that work beautifully on a modern two-town pergola, as well as how to apply them effectively. It should be noted here that staining and sealing a wood pergola, deck,...

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