As editor of Home Ideas since it started, Susan has lost her heart to a dozen fabulous places and seen more clever ideas than she’ll ever have time to try. She heads a talented team who gravitate naturally to the coffee maker and regale each other with tall tales of products found and projects planned.

Home Project
December 22, 2010, 11:33 am

Working on a home-decorating magazine brings all sorts of opportunities to talk with people about their homes. And it seems that everyone who has a home, whether they’re renting, buying or own it – which has pretty much got everyone covered – also has a project in mind that will someday add to their enjoyment of the place.

Kitchen and bathroom renovations are popular, but there’s just as much satisfaction to be gained from refreshing the living room with a change of accessories or a feature wall. Because we know how passionate people are about the subject of home improvements, it never surprises us to find how knowledgeable they are when it comes to design trends, furnishings and homewares. They’re a well-informed bunch, whatever part of the country they come from, and of course, a good bit of their information – and inspiration – comes from magazines and websites like this.

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