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

Bathroom
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…
Kitchen
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…
HVAC
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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Kitchen
Evaluating Contractor’s Kitchen Remodel Quotes
You might be moving into a new home with a kitchen that could use an upgrade, or you’re tired of looking at your dated kitchen. Either…
Kitchen
What to Expect During Your Cabinet Replacement
Even with fancy appliances, beautiful countertops, and dazzling lighting, all of that will be overlooked in a kitchen with outdated…
Gutters
What to Expect During Your Gutter Installation
Gutters are one of those things we don’t pay much attention to until they’re not working. However, they’re vital to the home. They…
Bathroom
Top Trends for Master Bathrooms
Just as with your master bedroom, your master or primary bathroom should make you feel like royalty in your home—adorned with all the…
Gutters
How to Vet a Potential Gutter Contractor on a Call
In recent interviews with Modernize, 90 percent of homeowners requested a checklist to help them find and vet contractors. One of the most…
Gutters
Hiring a Gutter Contractor: Contractor Checklist
Although they go unnoticed for the most part, gutters serve an integral role in protecting your home. They serve as a sort of highway for…
Roofing
What Is a Cool Roof Coating and Is it Right for My Home?
Everyone has that one room in their home that’s always too warm in the middle of the afternoon. Maybe it has a lot of windows, or perhaps…