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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 Paint an Exterior Door as in, Shut the Front Door! Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on January 3, 2021

How to Paint an Exterior Door as in, Shut the Front Door!

Probably the least expensive yet most impactful ways you can update the look of your exterior front entry is to paint the front door. Such a huge chunk of color, front-and-center, is certainly one of the most visual aspects of your front entry space. That’s why picking the perfect front door color and painting it...

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A Basic Guide Of How to Hang Curtains Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on January 3, 2021

A Basic Guide Of How to Hang Curtains

Curtains (or other window treatments) are like the shoes of a room – they complete the room and either add a flourish of undeniable style and taste or they deaden everything else good. There are some tricks of the trade, some dos and don’ts if you will, about how to hang curtains for optimum form...

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How to Arrange Flowers in Floral Foam Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on January 3, 2021

How to Arrange Flowers in Floral Foam

Who doesn’t love the look of a fresh flower centerpiece? (Answer: No one. Everyone loves them.) Flower bouquets look beautiful, they smell lovely, and they can be customized to fit nearly any color scheme for any occasion. The only drawback might be that they seem so, well, intimidating. This tutorial will break down the flower...

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DIY Board and Batten Accent Wall Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on January 2, 2021

DIY Board and Batten Accent Wall

Board and batten detailing a charming aesthetic on the walls. It has been used in interior and exterior designs for many years, adding timeless appeal and interesting architectural elements to otherwise ho-hum walls. DIY Board and Batten Wall If you love the look of board and batten but are uncertain on its installation ins and...

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How To Install A Kitchen Faucet Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 30, 2020

How To Install A Kitchen Faucet

Do you want to learn how to install a kitchen faucet yourself? Plumbing repairs in any form can be a scary idea. But upgrading your kitchen faucet is not as difficult as it might seem. Especially when you come out to your kitchen sink in the morning and find that your kitchen faucet has been...

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How To Build A Greenhouse in a Tiny Space Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

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

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

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 Remove Kitchen Tile Backsplash Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on December 29, 2020

How to Remove Kitchen Tile Backsplash

The kitchen is the heart of the home, but it can be a real downer when you don’t love your backsplash. Because of its vertical face and prime location, the backsplash really sets the tone for the entire kitchen.  If you’re looking to remove your kitchen tile backsplash for any reason – maybe it’s...

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