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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MARCH 20, 2020 | FRIDAY
The Best Streak-Free Glass Cleaners for Your Home

Cleaning glass is an easy housekeeping chore to skip—until suddenly, all you see are streaks of grime, islands of dust, and dirty fingerprints. Don't let things go that far. Regularly wip...

MARCH 19, 2020 | THURSDAY
The Best Work Gloves for DIYers and Pros

There’s nothing quite as satisfying as the feeling you get after conquering a home project with your own two hands. What’s not so pleasant are hands marred by blisters, scrapes, and splin...

MARCH 18, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best TV Wall Mounts of 2022

It’s been decades since flat screens took the place of bulky cathode-ray televisions. Not only will wall-mounting free up real estate on top of furniture, but they also provide a more the...

FEBRUARY 24, 2020 | MONDAY
The Best Drain Snakes of 2021

Potato peels down the kitchen sink. Loose hair swirling through the tub drain. The little plastic soldier your toddler dropped in the toilet. Clogs happen. When water isn’t draining as qu...

FEBRUARY 24, 2020 | MONDAY
Solved! How to Fix Leaking Rain Gutters

Q: Lately, whenever it rains, water drips out of my house’s gutters and onto the patio, instead of out the downspout. Is this something I can fix myself, or do I need to replace my leakin...

FEBRUARY 20, 2020 | THURSDAY
5 Things to Know About Replacing a Garbage Disposal

Uh oh! You turn on the tap, flick the switch, and after a groan your garbage disposal goes silent, leaving you with a sink full of scraps. Before calling a plumber to install a new one, c...

JANUARY 28, 2020 | TUESDAY
15 Things Never to Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

Think twice before sending anything down your garbage disposal.

JANUARY 20, 2020 | MONDAY
Solved! What’s the Best Bathtub Size?

Q: I’m getting ready to start a full bathroom remodel, and I’m wondering how to choose the right bathtub for the space. Are there any guidelines for determining the best size for a bathtu...

JANUARY 8, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
Buyer's Guide: Paint Rollers and Covers

There are many do-it-yourself projects that allow for scrimping on costs without any negative effects on your results—painting, however, is not one of them. For a professional-looking pai...

JANUARY 3, 2020 | FRIDAY
The Pros and Cons of Black Stainless Steel

What’s black and cool and red hot all over—in appliance showrooms and up-to-the-minute kitchens and laundry rooms? It’s black stainless steel, the modernistic finish gaining popularity fo...