About Us

Home Sweet Solutions is an interactive resource for homeowners seeking the best DIY solutions for simple home improvements. Whether readers are actively scouring the market for new appliances, interested in remodeling or just trying to fix that squeaky step, the program provides inspiration to transform a house into home sweet home for homeowners of all skill levels.

Editorial Team

Diana Murphy served as editor in chief of Deluxe Kitchens & Baths, Country Living Gardener and Rebecca’s Garden magazines, among others. She also served on the editorial staff of several home/lifestyle magazines, including House Beautiful and Redbook. In addition, Murphy is a regular media consultant and lecturer on home- and garden-related topics and has written several books on the subjects, including Country Living Cooking for Country Weekends.

Elizabeth Narins is an associate editor at Studio One Networks, which publishes Home Sweet Solutions. She developed her innate interest in home design and renovation at Wainscott Media, publisher of New York Spaces magazine, and she continues to decorate -- and redecorate -- her New York City apartment.


Jean Nayar is the author and editor of eight books on residential architecture and design, including most recently Money-Wise Makeovers. She has written for Real Simple, Interior Design, House Beautiful and Good Housekeeping. She also served as the executive editor of Interiors magazine.

Lisa S. Siglag has been reporting on home improvement, green building, appliances, energy efficiency and design trends for the past 20 years. The former editor of House Beautiful Kitchens/Baths magazine, she is also the author of four home design books. Her work has appeared in Good Housekeeping, The New York Observer Home section, Custom Home, Country Living and other publications.

Jessica Tolliver has focused on home improvement for more than 15 years as an editor of House Beautiful Home Building and Good Housekeeping Do It Yourself and contributor to many magazines, including Better Homes & Gardens. She is also the author of Loft Style and Simple Solutions: Living Spaces. 

Ela Schwartz is a freelance writer who has covered home remodeling and furnishings for numerous publications and websites, including Kitchen Portfolio, the New York Daily News and At Home Long Island. She is the author of Barnes & Noble Basics Home Renovation, which includes guides to choosing appliances for the kitchen and laundry room.

Editorial Policy

The information published on this program is produced independently by PaliMedia or has been approved by the program’s managing editor after review. Content is written and edited by leading experts to ensure that only the most accurate information is published.

PaliMedia follows accepted journalistic quality standards and principles in source selection and fact verification, and endorses ASME’s “ASME Guidelines for Editors and Publishers,” including “Best Practices for Digital Media.”

PaliMedia does not mention the name or specific products of a given sponsor, although that sponsor’s product categories may be mentioned if they are relevant within editorial context.

Unless indicated, content contributors are not employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor. If a contributor is employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor, we agree to disclose this relationship in the biographical note on the page where that contributor appears.

In a PaliMedia program, you will see that some of our content, tools and links are labeled “From Our Sponsor”. This non-editorial content has not been reviewed by our editorial staff and is not subject to this editorial policy.

About PaliMedia

PaliMedia is a privately owned media California-based media company that works with nationally known subject matter experts and top editors to create high-quality independent editorial content supported by corporate sponsors and advertisers, and syndicated across a variety of leading multimedia platforms. 

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