Latest from Elizabeth Mayhew
A persistent musty smell and water stains are signs that spores may have already taken hold.
  • Sep 1, 2020
Desktop computers, plenty of space, calendars, even a pitcher of water can make a difference.
  • Aug 7, 2020
Experts offer a checklist of items and strategies to make the homecoming painless for both human and animal.
  • Jul 7, 2020
Chintz, wicker, needlepoint: In stressful times, some millennials adopt the style their grandmothers loved.
  • May 27, 2020
Some good news in these troubling times is that there is plenty of online/teleconferencing help to be had — including for maintenance and decorating.
  • Apr 28, 2020
In the age of the coronavirus, we all know we should be disinfecting doorknobs and handles. Here are the other parts of the home that a cleaning expert is tackling.
  • Mar 31, 2020
By this point in the coronavirus pandemic, most of us know how to properly wash our hands, but we may be less clear about how to sanitize the various surfaces in our home.
  • Mar 27, 2020
All chrome or nickel can feel too matchy-matchy. But it’s possible to go overboard.
  • Mar 3, 2020
Although beauty influencers and pros have specific challenges (all those products!), there are lessons we all can apply to our makeup drawers and cabinets.
  • Feb 5, 2020
They’re promoted on social media, but they have little merit.
  • Dec 31, 2019