Jennifer Noonan

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

A confessed DIY junkie, Jennifer writes about home improvement, gardening, upcycling, and all things do-it-yourself. She lives in Delaware with her husband and daughters, where she is ardently teaching the next generation how to use power tools.

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JUNE 5, 2018 | TUESDAY
The 10 Best Things You Can Do for Your Garden Soil

A beautiful garden requires a solid foundation, but achieving healthy, nutrient-dense soil takes time and effort. Here are 10 smart practices for making your garden soil the best it can be.

MAY 23, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
8 Plants You Can Grow Without Soil

Gardeners typically love the feeling of soil on their bare hands, but if you'd rather keep your fingers clean, don't despair! You can exercise your green thumb this season without ending ...

MAY 16, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
10 of the Best Shrubs for Any Garden

A lush landscape is the dream of many a homeowner. But if you don’t live in an established neighborhood, you don't get to reap the benefits of mature plantings. You can, however, fill you...

MAY 1, 2018 | TUESDAY
12 Plants That Are Perfect for Window Boxes

Window boxes add instant curb appeal, brightening up the exterior of your home with blooms and greenery. Whether you're an urban dweller with limited garden space or a suburbanite looking...

APRIL 9, 2018 | MONDAY
The 8 Best Plants for Your Bedroom, and Why

Houseplants are more than just decorative accents. These natural household helpers reduce carbon dioxide and dust levels, and look great while doing it. But did you know that the mere pre...

MARCH 31, 2018 | SATURDAY
14 DIY Project Materials Hiding in Your Backyard

Sometimes you don’t need to go much farther than your back door to find the supplies you need for your DIY projects. Check out these ingenious creations for the home and garden that utili...

MARCH 27, 2018 | TUESDAY
10 Clever Ways to Hack Your Kitchen Appliances

Each kitchen appliance has a designated purpose, whether it’s toasting bread, making coffee, heating up food, or mixing ingredients. But clever homeowners can think outside the box and us...

MARCH 26, 2018 | MONDAY
11 Things Never to Buy at IKEA

With more than 400 stores nationwide, IKEA has quickly become a go-to retailer for functional, stylish furniture on a budget. The Swedish company produces ready-to-assemble pieces that ca...

MARCH 21, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
America’s Lowest Property Taxes Are in These 12 States

How much are you paying in property taxes? Depending on where you live, your property taxes may be modest, or they may actually be higher than your mortgage payment. If you're feeling the...

MARCH 12, 2018 | MONDAY
The 7 Most Annoying Things About Buying a Home

Buying a home is a major milestone. By the time someone puts in an offer on that dream home, there have already been months of careful budgeting, scouring listings, and attending open hou...