Samantha Jones has been at Dotdash Meredith since 2021. She is currently an associate editor on the Better Homes & Gardens commerce team, writing and editing content on a variety of home and gardening topics. Previously, Samantha held roles as a performance content writer at Meredith Corporation and as an apprentice at Better Homes & Gardens.

About Better Homes & Gardens

Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

Latest from Samantha Jones
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We Put 29 of the Best Removable Wallpapers to the Test, and These 9 Won't Damage Your Walls
Robot Vacuums
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We Tested 47 of the Best Air Purifiers—These 10 Are the Most Effective Against Dust, Allergens, and Smoke
Picnic Blankets
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The 7 Best Window Air Conditioners of 2023 for Cooling Every Room in Your House
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We Put 31 of the Best Pillows to the Test & These 11 Were the Most Comfortable
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Best Duvet Covers
The 8 Best Duvet Covers of 2023 for Style and Comfort, According to Testing
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We Tested 22 of the Best Stand Mixers, but These 9 Are Worth a Spot on Your Countertop
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We Tested 31 of the Best Fans, and These 9 Are Actually Worth Purchasing
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 Shark AV2511AE AI Robot Vacuum
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Our Favorite Christmas Gnome Decorating Ideas
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The 10 Best Hammocks for Lounging, Camping, and Everything in Between
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The 10 Best Compost Bins for Outdoor, Indoor, and Kitchen Countertop Use
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The 10 Best Pies to Order Online in 2023 That Are So Good, Your Guests Will Think They’re Homemade
We Put 30 of the Best Steam Irons to the Test—But These 8 Are Actually Worth Buying