Katie Flannery

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Katie Flannery is a freelance writer and editor for BobVila.com. She has over 15 years of experience writing for a wide range of topics including home improvement, educational consulting, business, music, and culture. In addition to writing and editing, Katie is a Professor of Musicology and teaches classes in American popular music. When she’s not writing, editing, or teaching, she’s a collector of vinyl records and screen-printed concert posters, a baseball fan, a vintage clothing aficionado, and a voracious reader. Catch up with Katie on LinkedIn or Journo Portfolio.

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NOVEMBER 23, 2022 | WEDNESDAY
How Much Does an Insulated Garage Door Cost?

Typical Range: $400 to $10,000Many homeowners want to transform their garage into a workshop, yoga studio, or rehearsal space but are held back by the realization that the area is unins...

OCTOBER 31, 2022 | MONDAY
How Much Does a Fire Pit Cost to Build?

Typical Range: $200 to $3,000 National Average: $850A backyard fire pit can be a gathering place for family and friends or a cozy area to enjoy some alone time. Fire pits come in many ...

OCTOBER 31, 2022 | MONDAY
How Much Does Slab Leak Repair Cost?

Typical Range: $630 to $4,400 National Average: $2,290When plumbing leaks happen beneath a home’s concrete slab foundation, it’s important that homeowners address the problem as soon a...

OCTOBER 27, 2022 | THURSDAY
How Much Does Furnace Repair Cost?

Typical Range: $131 to $486 National Average: $308Furnace maintenance is a necessary task for every homeowner. Keeping a consistent temperature throughout the home during the cold wint...

OCTOBER 20, 2022 | THURSDAY
How Much Do Seamless Gutters Cost?

Typical Range: $652 to $1,720 National Average: $1,162Seamless gutters, also known as continuous gutters, help water drain away from a home without unnecessary seams or joints. Constru...

OCTOBER 18, 2022 | TUESDAY
How Much Does PODS Moving Cost?

Typical Range: $1,400 to $6,900 National Average: $3,000When the time comes to move, many people want a convenient and cost-effective way to transport their belongings—whether the move...

OCTOBER 17, 2022 | MONDAY
How Much Do Hurricane-Proof Modular Homes Cost?

Typical Range: $180,000 to $360,000 National Average: $270,000For those who live in storm-prone areas, the safety and well-being of home and family are important. As the demand for stu...

SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 | FRIDAY
How Much Does Window Glass Replacement Cost?

Typical Range: $180 to $406 National Average: $276If window glass is broken, cracked, or chipped, it’s time to replace it. Window glass replacement cost depends on the type of glass, s...

SEPTEMBER 26, 2022 | MONDAY
How Much Does It Cost to Refinish Cabinets?

Typical Range: $1,500 to $5,000 National Average: $2,975The cost to refinish cabinets is far less than the cost to replace them. Cabinet refinishing is an excellent way to update and t...

SEPTEMBER 26, 2022 | MONDAY
How Much Do Plantation Shutters Cost?

Typical Range: $1,295 to $4,549 National Average: $2,803This article contains the outdated term “plantation shutters,” a widely recognized description for a particular style of window ...