Jennifer Billock

Chicago

Jennifer Billock is an award-winning writer, bestselling author, and editor. She is currently dreaming of an around-the-world trip with her Boston terrier.
31 Great Dog Breeds for Small Apartments
Here are the best pups for your square footage.
1 day ago
See How These Stagers Spent $200 on a Gorgeous Entryway Makeover (With Money to Spare)
We’re obsessed with this floral doormat and the price point.
Jun 19, 2024
The 16 Most On-Trend Kitchen Styles Interior Designers Can’t Get Enough Of
Number 8 is taking the design world by storm.
Jun 14, 2024
This AC Maintenance Tip Will Keep You Cool All Summer
Cleaning
And it’ll save you some money.
Jun 8, 2024
This Is the Secret to Streak-Free Windows (You Only Need 3 Things!)
Get that streak-free finish!
Jun 5, 2024
12 Smart (and Foolproof!) Ways to Motivate Yourself to Clean
They really work!
May 28, 2024
13 Easy and Underrated Card Games You Can Play with 2 People
Life
For your next cozy game night in.
May 27, 2024
See How a Stager Transformed a Cramped Family Room (It's So Open!)
Key furniture staging concepts changed the focus of the room.
May 21, 2024
See How a Stager Totally Transformed This Sunny 5,000-Square-Foot Home
Just like that, the layout went from boring to dreamy.
May 18, 2024
How to Get Rid of That Musty Smell in Your House Once and for All
Cleaning
According to experts.
May 17, 2024
Agitator vs. Impeller: Which Washing Machine Is Best for You?
Cleaning
Here’s what you need to know.
May 16, 2024
20 Fun Games to Play with Friends (Because Adults Deserve Joy, Too!)
Bring people together, break the ice, or just provide old friends with new tricks.
May 16, 2024
This 3-Step, 2-Ingredient Technique Will Eliminate Any Musty Laundry Odors
You might think a simple wash cycle would lift that all-too-familiar musty smell, but you’d be very, very wrong.
May 14, 2024
An Easy (and Painless!) Way to Clean Windows — Inside and Out
Cleaning
It’s so simple.
May 13, 2024
This Pro Organizer’s “Golden Rule” Forever Changed How I Store Tea
Her advice changed my life.
Apr 30, 2024
Here’s How to Store a Mattress Properly
Putting your mattress in storage? Here's what to know.
Apr 29, 2024
This Is How Much the Average Kitchen Remodel Actually Costs, According to Experts
Projects & Improvements
Believe it or not, it doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg.
Apr 15, 2024
The Best Way to Clean Your Mattress (and Get Out Any Stains!)
Cleaning
According to experts.
Apr 15, 2024
The Right Way to Wash Pillows (and How Often You Should Be Cleaning Them)
Cleaning
According to experts.
Apr 9, 2024
How to Clean a Couch the Right Way, According to Experts
Cleaning
Learn from the best to get your couch clean.
Apr 8, 2024
The "Distractions List" Method That Has Kicked My Procrastination Habit
It’s *doubled* my productivity.
Mar 30, 2024
The Must-Have Guide for Cleaning Your Home (It’s Beginner-Friendly!)
Cleaning
No matter where you are in your cleaning journey, this guide is the perfect place to start.
Mar 20, 2024
I Tried the Bundle Wrapping Method to Pack and Here’s How It Went
Organizing
Here’s how it went.
Mar 9, 2024
How to Get Rid of House Flies (and Banish Them for Good!)
Cleaning
According to experts.
Feb 29, 2024
The Surprising Kitchen Design Trend Taking 2024 by Storm
Design Ideas
There are so many ways to make it work in your space.
Feb 14, 2024
We Gave a Stager $100 — Here’s What They Bought at Target to Upgrade a Dining Room
Real Estate
These small picks can make a huge difference in your space.
Feb 14, 2024
How to Wash Squishmallows (Your Favorite Cuddly Pals)
Cleaning
According to a cleaning expert.
Feb 11, 2024
The Secret to Cleaning Chocolate Stains Is a Little Bit Backwards
When it comes to chocolate spills, everything you've ever been taught about stain removal is a lie.
Feb 6, 2024
How to Check for Bed Bugs at Home (and What to Do If You Have Them)
Cleaning
According to pest experts.
Feb 1, 2024
Here’s What You Should Do When Your Landlord Doesn't Renew Your Lease
Real Estate
These are your options when your landlord doesn't renew your lease.
Jan 30, 2024
How to Easily Clean Paintbrushes and Rollers Like a Pro
Cleaning
Whether they have wet or dried-on paint, here’s how to get them cleaned.
Jan 28, 2024
How to Get Ink out of Clothes in Just 4 Steps
Cleaning
According to a cleaning expert.
Jan 21, 2024
The Only Goal You Need for 2024, According to Numerology
Life
Do you know your numerology number?
Jan 17, 2024
I Tried the 90/90 Rule and My Closet Is Now Fully Decluttered
Organizing
And it only took an hour.
Jan 13, 2024
The One Resolution to Make This Year, Based on Numerology
Life
Do you know your life path number?
Jan 8, 2024
The Right Way to Wash Shoes in the Washing Machine
Cleaning
And mistakes to avoid.
Dec 23, 2023