Michelle Ullman

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michelle Ullman has been an avid gardener, DIYer, and home decorator for most of her life. She turned that passion into a freelance career and has been writing about just about everything related to home, garden, and lifestyle since 2011. Her writing has been published on many websites, including Better Homes & Gardens, Business Insider, The Spruce, and Investopedia. She also writes for several corporate blogs, including ADT Home Security, Walmart, Pennington Garden Decor, and Lowe’s. Follow Michelle Ullman on LinkedIn.

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APRIL 13, 2021 | TUESDAY
Tick vs. Bed Bug: How to Tell the Difference Between These Notorious Pests

In the case of ticks and bed bugs, there is one thing they share in common—causing disgust. Just the thought of either of these blood-sucking pests is enough to make your skin crawl. But ...

APRIL 7, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
7 Important Things to Know About Your Hummingbird Feeder

If you live in the eastern half of the United States, ruby-throated hummingbirds may be paying you a visit this springtime. For those living in the west, varieties such as black-chinned, ...

MARCH 1, 2021 | MONDAY
How To: Make Hummingbird Food

Like tiny flying jewels, hummingbirds are a treat to observe zipping, perching, or sipping in your garden. There are around 300 species of hummingbirds, but only a handful venture north o...

FEBRUARY 18, 2021 | THURSDAY
9 Organizing Mistakes That Make Your House Messier

Sometimes organization can actually work against you. Here are nine common mistakes that turn “neat” into a problem.

JANUARY 25, 2021 | MONDAY
10 Genius Inventions for Your Cleanest Bathroom Ever

While cleaning the bathroom may never become your favorite activity, these 10 ingenious products will make the chore a lot more tolerable.

JANUARY 19, 2021 | TUESDAY
10 Unusual Uses for Acetone at Home

It’s not just for nails; the acetone used in nail polish remover can effectively clean away many difficult-to-remove messes around your home.

JANUARY 19, 2021 | TUESDAY
How To: Hand-Wash Clothes

Your washing machine can handle most of your dirty laundry, but there are times that call for doing the job by hand. Some very delicate fabrics, such as silk or sheer synthetics, won’t wi...

JANUARY 18, 2021 | MONDAY
10 Home Gym Must-Haves to Help You Lose the Quarantine Weight

Why hang onto those “safer at home” pounds when you can get in shape and lose weight in your own home gym?

JANUARY 15, 2021 | FRIDAY
Get Built-in Bathroom Storage With These 10 Shower Niche Ideas

A shower niche keeps your bathing products off the floor and right at hand where you need them. Best of all, you can install these yourself.

DECEMBER 30, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
14 Game Room Ideas That are Truly Impressive

Big or small, a designated game room is the perfect way to encourage family time, relaxation, and fun in your home. Here are some game room ideas to help you get the party started.