Emily Bloch

Emily Bloch is an award-winning journalist based out of Jacksonville, Florida with over 6 years of writing experience. Her work has been recently featured in USA Today, AARP, Business Insider, and Neighborhoods.com, among other publications. Emily's expertise ranges from home improvement to education to equity and DIY projects. She lives in a 100-year-old home with her boyfriend and their dog. When she’s not writing or editing, you can find Emily searching for the best lavender oat milk latte or catching a local band’s show.

Top Articles

Bathroom
How Bathroom Leaks Can Lead to Home Damage
Every year, Modernize speaks to real homeowners in real time to find out about common problems they find in their bathrooms and how they go about…
Bathroom
Understanding Contractor Bathroom Remodel Warranties
Bathroom remodeling projects are a great way to upgrade your home’s style and increase value. But it can come with a hefty price tag depending on…
Bathroom
Evaluating Contractor’s Bathroom Remodel Quotes
When it comes to a bathroom remodel, comparing contractor quotes is a critical step. A recent Modernize survey showed that 63 percent of homeowners…

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Windows
5 Energy-Efficient Home Improvements to Save Money
Plenty of home improvement projects that seem costly can actually save you money in the long run. That’s because groups like the U.S.…
Other Home Projects
How Much Does it Cost to Paint a Room?
So you’ve decided it’s time for a fresh coat of paint — now it’s time to budget.  It’s true, painting your interior walls is a…
Bathroom
How to Clean a Shower
There’s no better feeling than a sparkly, clean bathroom shower. It’s a critical chore for hygienic purposes, but beyond that, a…
Kitchen
When to Replace vs Repair Your Kitchen Sink
Dreaming of a farmhouse sink basin? Or maybe when you fill up your coffee pot in the morning, you’re smelling the tinge of rust? These…
Bathroom
When is it Time to Replace My Bathroom Sink?
Rusty pipes? Outdated design? Or maybe mold has appeared in your bathroom’s vanity area? These are all signs it might be time to replace…
Roofing
Cool Roof: What It Is and How It Works
As homeowners become more mindful of energy-efficient home options, reflective roofs are being used more frequently. But what does…
Roofing
Roof Coating vs Roof Paint: What’s the Difference?
If you’ve done the math and feel it’s just not time to fully replace your home’s roof, you may want to consider a treatment to…
Windows
When Should You Repair or Replace Your Home Windows?
It finally happened — a crack in your living room window that cannot wait due to safety, energy efficiency, and of course, the risk of…
Gutters
4 Signs Your Gutters Are Clogged
Believe it or not, your home’s gutters are not just there to fill up with leaves. In reality, they serve as one of your first lines of…