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Rebecca is a freelance copywriter and editor living in the SF Bay Area with her husband and two kids. She enjoys productively channeling her anxiety into safety-minded articles for home and garden, running with her robot trainer, and advocating on behalf of the Oxford comma.

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5 Questions You Need to Ask Your Contractor

Before you remodel your home, make sure you ask your contractor these 5 simple but important questions about using subcontractors and obtaining permits.

Safe and smart | Home safety

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Solar Panels

Residential installations are on the rise, but there’s still a lot you may not know about home solar technology. Find out what you’re missing.

Smart technology | Smart home

4 Home Repairs You Can Do Yourself

Save yourself big bucks by tackling small home repairs yourself. Here are 4 DIY, simple home repairs you can totally handle.

DIY hacks | Home and garden

5 DIY Upcycled Storage Solutions

Getting organized shouldn’t require a trip to the store for more stuff. Here are a few of our favorite storage solutions that repurpose, reuse, and upcycle common household items you probably already have in your home.

DIY hacks | Home and garden

6 Weird Sounds Your Car Makes (and What They Might Mean)

Paying attention to the sounds of your car can help you diagnose a potential problem before it becomes an emergency. Find out what to listen for.

Safe and smart | Car safety