Insiders’ Guide to Home Décor Websites
- franklinreport.com: Founded in 1991 by Elizabeth Franklin, this company solicits feedback from home owners to select the cream-of-the-crop pros in 30 categories, including painters and architects, in five major metropolitan areas―with more to come. “It’s like a Zagat’s guide for the world of design,” says Manhattan-based interior designer Laura Bohn.
- servicemagic.com: Looking for a plumber or a contractor? Use this free site to hire a pro recommended by folks in your area.