Home Rehab: Simple Ways to Improve Your Space is a DIY home-project website focused on simple decor, lawn and garden tips, and green living. The content helps readers decorate their homes in their spare time and on tight budgets. Creative home decorating ideas and step-by-step DIY instructions inspire readers to start their own home decor projects. The website also includes video tutorials, photos, articles and interactive applications.
CHANNELS (updated weekly)
DIY Home Decor: Interior and exterior design and decorating projects on a budget. Provides style ideas from pros, including photos and articles.
Green Home: How to make your home eco-friendly to keep costs down. Offers advice on how to green your home, lawn and garden.
Decorating Ideas & Inspiration: Home decor tips from the pros, including Hollywood set designers and celebrity home decorators.
Project of the Week:Step-by-step instructions for weekly DIY projects, from upholstering an old chair to creating a unique picture frame for a gift.
Lawn & Garden: Gardening tips, yard work, outdoor decor projects and more.
Expert Q&A: Professional home decorators and renovators offer answers to readers’ DIY questions.
Home Rehab: Additional elements:
Your Home IQ: This quiz tests readers’ knowledge of different home questions, including cleaning tips and home repair advice.
Decor Dictionary: This all-inclusive resource offers definitions and photo examples of various design and architecture styles, from “art deco” to “Victorian.”
Your Design Personality: The reader picks images that most closely match her personal style, and we give her recommendations for perfect color choices, decor ideas or DIY projects that match her design personality.
Editor: Allison Lind is an award-winning journalist who has worked as an editor and writer for various shelter magazines and websites -- including Every Day with Rachael Ray, Ty Pennington at Home and Woman’s Day -- for nearly a decade. She also works with private clients as an interior designer, and in her spare time she obsesses over her next DIY decorating or gardening project.
Peter Walsh is a New York City–based writer who specializes in gardening, outdoor living, home remodeling and decorating topics. He is the former editor of Kitchens &Baths, Remodeling & Makeovers, Gardening & Outdoor Living and Easy Decorating.
Elizabeth Lilly is an online content producer for ThisOldHouse.com. She also covers music, beauty and fashion for other blogs.
Karen M. Harris is a journalist who has been honored with the Associated Press award for her magazine work and page design. She has written for magazines such as Runner’s World, Orange Magazine (Orange County, N.Y.) and Aspire. She has also editedThe Gilded Fork -- Entertaining at Home: A Year of Dinner Parties.
Kelly Thore is a freelance writer and magazine editor whose work has been featured in various publications and blogs, includingCosmopolitan.