Rebecca Wright Brown

School: University of Redlands, 2018; Claremont Graduate University 2021

Expertise: house plants, home decor, veganism, sustainability, small spaces

Rebecca Wright Brown

Edited a MEd thesis, has assisted with several DIY projects in childhood home. 


Rebecca has been her dad’s DIY assistant since she was old enough to walk. Prior to Family Handyman, she worked as a freelance writer and editor across industries. 


University of Redlands, BA in Psychology (Minor in English and Study Abroad semester in London, England)  Claremont Graduate University, MA in English (Media Studies concentration)

Family Handyman Editorial Policies

For more than seven decades, Family Handyman has been providing its audience with ideas, inspiration and step-by-step directions on how to maintain and enhance indoor and outdoor living spaces. In addition to having our own staff of experts, we hire individuals whose skills have been honed through years of experience in the building, plumbing and electrical trades, and as passionate homeowners who have translated DIY (do it yourself) skills into careers as respected creators.


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