Welcome to Home Oomph, your go-to source for all things home improvement!

We are a team of professionals and DIY enthusiasts who are passionate about helping homeowners like you transform their houses and apartments into the homes of their dreams.

At Home Oomph, we believe that home improvement shouldn’t feel intimidating or overwhelming. That’s why we strive to provide concise, actionable and easy-to-follow guidance that helps you tackle your home maintenance issues and DIY projects with confidence.

We cover a wide range of topics, including home & kitchen renovations, fixing common household electrical stuff (including appliances), plumbing, flooring and more. You’ll find nearly everything you need to make your home beautiful and functional.

But we’re not just about the nuts and bolts of home improvement. We love to share our collective expertise as homeowners, so that your own home improvement journey doesn’t seem lonely!

We’re proud of the fact that Home Oomph currently receives over 75,000 monthly visits from passionate DIYers and homeowners.

Now, let’s introduce ourselves.

Brad Javernick

Brad is a licensed home inspector with over 15 years of experience in the home improvement industry. He has a knack for taking on complex projects and finding creative solutions to newfound challenges.

When he’s not busy helping his clients transform their homes and handling the editorial duties for Home Oomph, Brad can be found outdoors, enjoying all that nature has to offer.

Kierstie Miller

Kierstie is a huge home improvement enthusiast with a passion for design and organization. She has a background in interior design and a keen eye for detail.

She’s also a food preservation specialist and a self-sufficiency aficionado.

When she’s not working on a project, Kierstie can be found trying out new gadgets and recipes in the kitchen.

Phylicia Peterson

Phylicia is a home improvement enthusiast with a background in English literature. With a bachelor’s degree in the subject, she brings a unique perspective to her writing on Home Oomph, thanks to her passion for writing and storytelling.

She loves helping people find new ways to improve their homes. When not busy with her home, Phylicia can be found lost in a good book.