Contract DIY Writer, Family Handyman


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About the role:

Family Handyman is a trusted resource for DIY enthusiasts, offering a wide range of print and digital content. We provide homeowners with expert buying advice, creative project ideas, and detailed how-to instructions to enhance their homes, yards, and vehicles.

We are seeking experienced contract writers with specialized knowledge in electrical work, plumbing, HVAC systems, pest control, and trending/quick-turn DIY news.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Possess in-depth expertise in their field
  • Be a skilled researcher and interviewer, capable and eager to source insights from industry professionals to ensure our content is authoritative and reliable
  • Commit to delivering clear, concise, and engaging information that empowers readers to tackle DIY projects confidently
  • Demonstrate the ability to produce clean, efficient, and timely copy


  • Starting at $200 per article
  • Compensation increases based on word count, demonstrated ability to meet our standards, and special projects

Your submission must include:

  • A cover letter with a brief introduction highlighting your areas of expertise, including a paragraph detailing your writing experience, relevant credentials, and publication credits – This should be appended to your resume
  • A link to your best work or an online portfolio

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