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Our mission is to help homeowners make the best decisions around their homes. To do so, Fixr.com works hard in collaboration with top-leading experts in the home improvement industry who write, edit, review and contribute to our cost guides and trends reports. This ensures that all the content you read on our website is up-to-date, accurate, and backed up by the latest research and trends.

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Our mission is to help homeowners make the best decisions around their homes. To do so, Fixr.com works hard in collaboration with top-leading experts in the home improvement industry who write, edit, review and contribute to our cost guides and trends reports. This ensures that all the content you read on our website is up-to-date, accurate, and backed up by the latest research and trends.

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President, Pineapple House Interior Design
Amber is the president of Pineapple House Interior Design, she is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and NCIDQ certificate holder. Pineapple House is a full-service interior design firm that has won several design excellence awards within the last 20 years, including ASID Design Excellence awards, IIDA Best of the Best, BUILD's Most Innovative Designers in the USA. She is a member of the American Society of Interior...
Owner, Andrea Schumacher Interiors
Andrea is the principal at Andrea Schumacher Interiors, an award winning design firm in Denver, Colorado. House Beautiful has named this firm one of the interior design firms to watch, and their impressive resume and beautiful portfolio speak to this high praise. She has experience with both residential and commercial architecture, including the set design for 'Days of Our Lives' and Columbia Pictures. Andrea is certified in Universal Design...
President, Sebring Design Build
Bryan is the president of Sebring Design Build, a full-service design-build firm located in the Chicago suburbs. Bryan takes a customer-focused approach to his projects, infusing them with personal values, as well as great style. He has experience with home renovation, construction and investment properties. Sebring Design Build , founded in 1999, is a residential design, remodel and new construction company offering new residences or home...
President, Alpine Maids
Chris Willatt is the owner of Alpine Maids, a cleaning service located in the Denver Metro Area. He started his business after realizing how difficult it was to find high quality cleaning services and decided to create a high-rated service in which transparency and staff training are key. They believe in providing excellent working conditions to their cleaners in order to ensure they treat your home with the respect it deserves.
Owners, OneStop Plumbers
Conrad and Teara are the owners of OneStop Plumbers, a family-owned and operated business established in 2010 in Corona, CA. Prior to opening their business, Conrad worked for 15 years in the plumbing industry and Teara was a manager in the professional business industry. Their focus is to operate their company with integrity and provide "a higher standard of plumbing service" to their customers.
Owner, Dahlia Design
Known for her unmistakeable signature style of simplicity and elegance, Dahlia Mahmood has become a national and internationally award-winning designer and influencer. Her demand for excellence and dedication to detail has built a long list of high profile clients. From museums, to mansions, to yachts and children play spaces... Dahlia's passion for design is the heart of every project. If she's not in a meeting or job site, you can find her...
Vice President of Integrated Communications, New Concept 180
Edgar is the Vice President of Integrated Communications at New Concept 180, an Award-Winning design+build+remodel firm offering vintage home remodeling services with emphasis on additions, kitchens and bathrooms - exclusively for 80+ year-old homes. Edgar and the New Concept 180 team are experienced in preserving the history and essence of a vintage home while also incorporating cutting-edge technology and modern amenities for today's family....
Founding Principal, organicARCHITECT
Eric is a LEED Fellow, Hon. FIGP, a licensed architect (Oregon, California, New Mexico, Arizona), and a recognized pioneer in the traditions of Organic Architecture, first developed by Frank Lloyd Wright. He is an authority in biophilic and regenerative design, and a nationally known expert in deep green buildings that promotes a human, organic and ecological approach to design.
V.P. Sales, Retractable Awnings
Eric M. Scop is a retractable awning industry expert who has worked with architects, landscape architects, interior designers and contractors worldwide on a consulting basis. Eric is founder and part owner of RetractableAwnings.com, a specialty fabricator, distributor & installer of all types of exterior retractable sun, rain, wind, bug & snow protection systems. RetractableAwnings.com ships and installs worldwide.
President, The Inspectors Company
Eric has been a home inspector for almost 10 years and is passionate about the science of building. He loves learning and understanding how all of the systems of a home are interconnected and work together to make it sound.
Owner, SodLawn and Barrow's Landscaping
Gene Barrow is an Owner of SodLawn and Barrow's Landscaping. Gene has been working in the landscape industry for over 30 years. He is working to make the business the best it can be and to exceed the expectations of its customers.
Owner, Jill Seidner Interior Design
Jill is the owner and designer at Jill Seidner Interior design, located in Los Angeles, California. She is a graduate of the Interior & Environmental Design Program at the University of California, Los Angeles, and has more than twenty years experience in interior design. She specializes in interior design services for both commercial and residential sectors and has worked on many high-profile projects in the Los Angeles area. She is an...
Executive Vice President, Royal Swimming Pools
Johnny Davis is the Executive Vice President of Royal Swimming Pools, a swimming pool company servicing the greater Memphis area since 1987. He has nearly 15 years of experience in the swimming pool industry and is dedicated to innovating the future of the business.
President, Home Star Staging
Karen is the owner and president of Home Star Staging, a Texas-based home staging firm started in 2006. Karen's love for home staging began as a child. Today, she shares her knowledge not only with her clients but also through teaching others how best to stage and style a property. Karen is a nationally recognized home staging expert. She has appeared on The Discovery Channel, HGTV, The Huffington Post, Forbes Online, FOX 4 Good Day Dallas and...
Founder, Thou Swell
Kevin Francis O'Gara is the founder of Thou Swell, an Atlanta lifestyle and interior design blog that offers an avant-garde mix of contemporary and traditional design curated by an emerging voice in Southern design. Kevin has been featured in leading industry publications, such as Apartment Therapy, Design*Sponge, House Beautiful, and This Old House, among others.
Co-owner & President, Dakota Storage Buildings, LLC
Lenny is the co-owner and president of Dakota Storage Buildings, LLC, a shed and garage manufacturer serving the midwest. Lenny and his team strive to provide affordable quality products for their customers along with service that communicates honesty and appreciation.
President, Michigan Solar Solutions
Michigan Solar Solutions (MSS) was started in 2007 by Mark Hagerty of Commerce Michigan. In the past 14 years, MSS has grown to 3 offices with 48 employees. MSS services the southern 2/3rds of Michigan's lower peninsula. MSS believes in operating under the Golden Rule, which is evident by their 100's of excellent reviews and no bad one! Please contact them today for a free solar design consultation.
Owner, Cortizo Interiors
Michelle Cortizo is the owner of Cortizo Interiors, a full-service design firm offering design consultations and interior design services. In business since 2000, Michelle and her team create spaces that enhance her clients' lifestyles. She and her designs have been featured in leading publications like House Beautiful and Architectural Digest and she is a Prism award recipient.
Senior Client Manager, Lifeway Mobility
Mike has 20+ years of experience as an accessibility sales consultant at Lifeway Mobility with a focus on residential stairlifts. He leads accessibility in-services educating health care providers, care coordinators, physical and occupational therapists, insurance companies, and builders.
Lead of the electrical department, Team Enoch
Paul Schwalbe leads the electrical department at Team Enoch, a company providing residential and commercial HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and roofing services. Team Enoch is a family owned and operated business founded in 2013, and today the team includes master electricians, electrical engineers, licensed plumbing contractors, and HVAC technicians.
Sales Engineer, Duthie Power Services
With decades of experience in the facilities services industry, Peter Thornton is an accomplished Sales Engineer at Southern California's Duthie Power Services. He has 20 years of experience with diesel engine sales. Pete brought his engine expertise to the commercial generator industry and bolstered it by learning the electrical side of generators. Now, he is the face of the Duthie Power website's Ask Pete! question form, where anyone can...
Owner, Quality Comfort Home Services
Ryan has over 12 years of HVAC experience. He obtained his training, education and certification from Ultimate Technical Academy in Little Rock, Arkansas. In addition, he is a participant of the LG Excellence Contractor Program.
Owner, Countertop Specialty
Ryan Burden is the owner of Countertop Specialty, a website providing expert advice on the installation, care, and repair of granite countertops, marble, quartz, and tile since 2005. Countertop Specialty began as a countertop installation company serving luxury home builders, designers, and homeowners in Dallas, TX. Ryan and CountertopSpecialty.com have been featured in publications such as the National Association of Realtors, This Old...
Owner, Elegant Painting
Varga Gulshani is the owner & jobsite foreman at Elegant Painting, a small business created in 2005 based entirely on customer feedback. He believes that the customer comes first and aims to offer top quality interior and exterior painting services.
Adam Graham
Construction Industry Analyst
Adam Graham is a construction industry analyst at Fixr.com. He has experience writing about home construction, interior design, and real estate, and he is constantly searching for news and analyzing trends in the home improvement and decor industry. He communicates with experts and journalists to make sure we provide the most up-to-date and fact-checked information.
Cristina Miguelez
Remodeling Specialist
Cristina has more than 4 years of experience in the remodeling and home design space. She joined Fixr.com in 2017 and has since been working constantly with industry experts to bring the most accurate and reliable information regarding news, trends, and advice to homeowners and other industry pros.
Irene Pomares
Senior Remodeling Editor
Irene is a senior editor at Fixr.com with over 3 years of experience in home improvement. Despite disliking bugs, she specializes in animal and pest control and works hand-in-hand with editors and writers to create accurate and thorough Cost Guides. Passionate and talkative, she uses her skills to create and communicate valuable information to homeowners.
Isabel Maria Perez
Head of Content
Isabel is the head of content at Fixr.com and has over 5 years of experience in researching, writing, and educating about homes. She always stays informed on the latest home improvement trends and leads all content strategies to make sure users find the information they need to make the best decisions around their homes. She is also in charge of the partner relations of the company, always trying to convey Fixr.com vision.
Laura Madrigal
Editing Assistant
Laura is a new member of the Fix.com editing team whose expectations for her dream home have considerably increased since she started working in the home improvement field. Her special interests are outdoor spaces and painting projects. She loves learning new things every day, which is key to her job when creating content to help homeowners with their home improvement projects.
Nieves Martinez
Home Remodeling Editor
Nieves is a home remodeling editor at Fixr.com with special interest in landscaping, pest control, painting, installation, and repair projects. She brings her work ethic, creativity, and love for teamwork into everything she does, including working with writers and designers at Fixr.com to develop useful and comprehensive guides for homeowners.
Nieves Caballero
Senior Home Improvement Editor
Nieves is a senior editor at Fixr.com with over 5 years of experience in home improvement. Daughter of an experienced contractor, she has been in love with the home improvement world since a young age. Having helped in the past in her father's company, she now brings all her knowledge and interest about remodeling to help you make a more informed decision about your home renovating projects.
Paula Reguero
Editing Assistant
Paula is a recent addition to the Fix.com editing team. She loves problem-solving, which makes her passionate about repair projects, and she works hard with the team of writers and editors to provide you with the most useful information.
Sophia Fennessy
Home Remodeling Editor
Sophia is a home improvement editor and writer with a background in technology, home utilities, and real estate industries. Her areas of special interest include sustainable homes, gardening, outdoor living spaces, and interior decoration and design. She works on editing Fixr.com Cost Guides and graphics, bringing you the latest reliable information on how to best improve your home.