Author: Sara Cifani

Sara Cifani

Sara Cifani, born and raised in Cleveland, OH, is a Digital Strategist and Content Writer for Budget Dumpster. She has degrees in English and Journalism & Promotional Communication. You’ll catch her writing about sustainability initiatives, home improvement and community projects. Sara enjoys adventures with her miniature dachshund, travel and photography.

Crafty Ways to Upcycle Your Mattress

Like Goldilocks, you sprawled across every last bed in the store until you found the one that’s just right. Out with the old,...

tiny home communities

A staggering 549,928 people in the U.S. live day-to-day without a place to call home. Overcoming these adverse conditions is often impossible without...

how to buy a fixer upper

Can you afford that fixer upper? Whether you’re flipping a house to sell or renovating to achieve your dream home, fixing up a...

how to feng shui your house

Have you ever heard the saying, we are “products of our environment”? Feng shui is all about harnessing the positive flow of energy...

how to compost at home

It’s sunny with a high of 75. Your fruit ninja senses are tingling. You chop up a fresh, farmers market watermelon into perfectly...

paint vs stain

Summertime means finding your Zen within the earthy grooves and grainy texture of your wooden deck. Maintaining the healthy luster of hardwood can...