Erica Young

School: BA in Journalism and Mass Communication

Expertise: home decor, organization, cleaning, landscaping and DIY projects

Erica Young

  • Published in Family Handyman, Taste of Home, POPSUGAR, The Belladonna, Your Tango, The Organized Mom, Reader's Digest and Curbly.
  • Passionate about home decor, organization, cleaning, landscaping and DIY projects.
  • BA in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Experience

Erica Young is a freelance writer specializing in home trends and lifestyle topics. She contributes regularly to Family Handyman, and has written about home decor, organization, cleaning, landscaping and DIY projects. Erica’s work has also appeared in Taste of Home, POPSUGAR, The Belladonna, Your Tango, The Organized Mom, Reader's Digest and Curbly.

Education

BA in Journalism and Mass Communication

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.

Articles

9 Home Theater Lighting Ideas

Home theater lighting illuminates the space without distracting from the screen. Find out what combination of fixtures will work best for you.

10 Gravel Landscaping Ideas for Your Patio

Get inspired by these versatile gravel patio ideas that will help you create an outdoor entertaining space on a budget.

8 Inspiring Ideas for Decorating Your Kitchen Island

Here's how to turn your kitchen island into a chic focal point with these simple yet big-impact ideas.