Lauren Wellbank

Lehigh Valley

Lauren Wellbank is a freelance writer with more than a decade of experience in the mortgage industry. Her writing has also appeared on HuffPost, Washington Post, Martha Stewart Living, and more. When she's not writing she can be found spending time with her growing family in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania.
The Best Way to Clean Sliding Door Tracks (Including Those Hard-to-Reach Spots!)
It's a hot spot for pet hair and debris.
Oct 7, 2023
I Tried the “Hushing the House” Method on My Cluttered Dining Room, and Was Surprised By What Happened
The decluttering method helped me discover what felt right here.
Sep 24, 2023
5 Things Real Estate Pros Won’t Tell You About Painting Kitchen Cabinets
Sometimes painted cabinets are a red flag to buyers.
May 30, 2023
Why Real Estate Agents Are Not Thrilled About Your White Kitchen Cabinets
Okay, so real estate agents don't passionately hate your white kitchen cabinets, but they sure do have some thoughts about them.
Mar 13, 2023
The Simple Trick My Family Uses to Stay on Top of Laundry
We're a family of five — so we really needed this!
Sep 16, 2022
4 Backyard Pool Features Real Estate Agents Absolutely Love to See
Tips from The Kitchn
Not everyone sees a pool and jumps for joy.
Jun 29, 2022
4 Things to Get Rid of in Your Backyard, According to Real Estate Experts
Here's what you should toss to make your backyard the highlight of your home. 
Jun 13, 2022
6 Backyard Accessories That Are on Their Way Out, According to Real Estate Agents
Trends
Outdoor sectionals are on their way out!
May 20, 2022
6 Types of Flooring That Are on Their Way Out, According to Real Estate Agents
Trends
Believe it or not, hardwood made the list.
Feb 17, 2022
6 Inexpensive Ways to Upgrade Your Kitchen Cabinets, According to Real Estate Pros
Tips from The Kitchn
Number 3 is super smart.
May 4, 2021