Stacy Sare Cohen, Contributing Writer at Bob Vila

Stacy Sare Cohen

Contributing Writer


  • Specialties: Home improvement, interior design, and real estate
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a master’s in education
  • Other work: Forbes Home, Angi, Family Handyman, Apartment Therapy, and more.


Stacy Cohen is a freelance journalist and content creator covering home improvement, interior design, and real estate with 10+ years of expertise under her tool belt. She joined the Bob Vila team in the spring of 2023, and she has written for other home brands and publications.

Best DIY Advice

With an introduction to home improvement as a new homeowner, Stacy understands the challenge of tackling new projects. Her biggest tip for beginning DIYers is to insert fasteners into the studs behind the wall with a stud finder, whether mounting a small cabinet or a big-screen TV.