Christiana Lilly

Christiana Lilly is a professional journalist living in South Florida, where home improvement projects include hurricane shutters, battling humidity, and nonstop falling palm fronds. Lilly and her husband are living in their very first home together, and her next goal is to tackle wallpaper in their master bathroom. She enjoys mixing old and new design styles and showcasing finds from her travels around the world.

Top Articles

7 Small Bathroom Remodel Ideas
Ah, the bathroom. It can be a place of Zen when you are enjoying a bubble bath, or a room of chaos in the morning as everyone is racing to brush…
A First-Time Homeowner’s Guide to Kitchens
Owning your first home is an exciting time! After renting for years and saving for that down payment, having a place with your name on the title is a…
Heat Pumps vs. Furnaces: Which is Best for Your Home?
How do you stay warm in your home? When it comes to home heating systems, homeowners often have to choose between heat pumps vs. furnaces. The best…

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Walk-in Shower Ideas for Small Bathrooms
When you look at your small bathroom, do you feel like you’re walking into a spa or an out-of-date mess?  Whether you’re looking to…
Designing a Bathroom for a Couple
We’ve all been there before — waiting our turn at the bathroom door for our partner to finish their morning routine, or tripping over…
Kitchen Bay Window Ideas
Bay windows are an excellent way to provide natural lighting in your kitchen as well as adding architectural interest to your home. They…
Best Non-Slip Flooring Options
If you are aging in place, have young kids at home who are not quite steady on their feet, or are otherwise at a greater risk of falling,…
Best Bathroom Paint Colors
The fastest way to take your bathroom from drab to fabulous is a good coat of paint. We’ll go over different color inspirations from…
6 Ideas for Decorating Your Small Backyard Deck
Small spaces can be tough to work with no matter where in the house they are, but just because you have a small deck doesn’t mean it…
Pros and Cons of Low-Flow Showerheads
A hot shower is one of life’s best small pleasures. But when you get your water bill each month, you might be wondering if you need to…
Other Home Projects
5 Modern Wallpaper Trends
Vintage style is making a comeback, and that’s especially true for wallpaper. Once considered old fashioned and relegated to historic…
Choosing Front Door Paint Colors
Gone are the days of your front door simply fading into the façade of your home. Instead, homeowners are using this tiny bit of real…