Jeff Somers

  • People Ignore These Design Features Every Damn Day

    People Ignore These Design Features Every Damn Day

    Most of us go through life pretty confident we know how to use basic products—after all, it’s not complicated to figure out how to use a Swiffer, and you don’t need a YouTube tutorial to understand the proper use of peanut butter (eat it, in case you’re wondering). There are, of course, off-label uses for…


  • 8 Subtle Signs That You’re About to Buy a Money Pit

    8 Subtle Signs That You’re About to Buy a Money Pit

    Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll make in life—home equity accounts for nearly a third of people’s net worth, making it the largest piece of their financial puzzle by far. People who own homes are also richer than those who continue to rent, so it’s not surprising that home ownership…


  • You Should Add Better Wheels to Your Office Chair

    You Should Add Better Wheels to Your Office Chair

    The average person spends about 10 hours a day sitting. Yes, all that sitting is very, very bad for you in terms of your health—but it can also be bad for the floor in your home office if you’re rolling around in a standard desk chair. Anyone who has spent any time in a rolling…