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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.

Painted Furniture: How to Prep, Paint and Seal a Dining Table Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on April 11, 2017

Painted Furniture: How to Prep, Paint and Seal a Dining Table

When we think of painted furniture, we often think of chairs or credenzas, bookshelves or desks. But, for many of us, the dining table is a vital piece of painted furniture. Dining tables are often one of the highest traffic horizontal surfaces in the entire home. They need to be able to withstand just about...

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How to Make a Bed: Different Ideas with Everyday Bedding Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on April 10, 2017

How to Make a Bed: Different Ideas with Everyday Bedding

Making a bed is just about the most fundamental part of bedroom maintenance that there is. But sometimes we feel a little inadequate about our ability to make a bed. As in a magazine-worthy bed. The kind where, when we walk into our bedroom, we stand there just for a minute and admire the made...

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Open Floor Plans: Pros of Cons and Tips for Decorating Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on April 5, 2017

Open Floor Plans: Pros of Cons and Tips for Decorating

Before we jump in to talking about the pros and cons of open floor plans, it might be a good idea to talk about what this means, or in other words to define open. Open, in this instance, describes the layout of a larger space that functions as multiple rooms or functionalities within that single...

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15 Ways to Organize Your Laundry Room Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on April 3, 2017

15 Ways to Organize Your Laundry Room

Laundry rooms come in all shapes and sizes. If you are lucky enough to have your own washer and dryer, they can be stored anywhere from a small closet to a whole room. No matter what size you have, there are lots of laundry room ideas to encourage you to make your even your laundry...

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How to Decorate a Family Room for YOUR Family’s Needs Full story

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

How to Decorate a Family Room for YOUR Family’s Needs

The family room is like the more casual, younger brother of the living room. Where the living room is often decorated with entertaining in mind, the family room is decorated with more “real life” in mind. (Of course, this can include entertaining, but the family room’s is more like the football-games-and-nachos kind of entertaining.) Family...

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12 Ways to Decorate Your Apothecary Jars For Spring Full story

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

12 Ways to Decorate Your Apothecary Jars For Spring

If you’ve been decorating your space for long, you probably know the value of those decor pieces that can be changed and redecorated to fit the occasion or the season. Wreaths display golden leaves and then red berries and then pastel flowers. Picture frames rotate through quotes about sun and snow and Christmas and spring....

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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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