Stories, Tasker Connection

What Does Pride Mean to You?

At TaskRabbit, celebrating Pride mans promoting self-affirmation, dignity, and equal rights for all. We asked Taskers what Pride means to them, and heard some truly moving stories that inspired us continue creating a welcoming, inclusive community. Here’s what they had to say.

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Stories

The Most Valuable Life Tips We Learned from Dad

This Sunday, we’re celebrating dads and everything they’ve taught us, from how to change a lightbulb, to how to treat Mom well, to how not to tell jokes. We carry a bit of their wisdom with us every day, including how to approach challenges of any size — from stuck screws to balancing work and family. Here are some of the most valuable life tips our Taskers have learned from Dad.

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how-to, Summer

6 Tricks to Beat the Summer Heat at Home (Without AC)

As summer gets in full swing and drives most of us indoors, cranking up the AC seems like an easy escape from the summer heat. But what if you don’t have AC or don’t want the electric bills to burn a hole in your bank account? Here’s how we stay cool at home when the temperature heats up.  

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how-to, Summer

Your Summer Grilling Checklist

We all know summer doesn’t really start until you fire up the grill. But nothing dampens the summer party mood more than a grill that won’t light or smokes too much. Luckily, with a little planning (and some help from our Taskers), you can get ahead of grill trouble while your BBQ marinates. Here’s a […]

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Tips & How-To, UK

Get Royal Wedding Ready at Home

We all love a good wedding, especially when it involves royalty, so what better excuse to throw a party than to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this Saturday? For those of us who can’t join the festivities live, we can still recreate the celebrations with street and home viewing parties galore. For inspiration ahead […]

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how-to

5 Easy Ways to Brighten Dark Rooms, No Hard Hat Needed

Not every home is blessed with great natural light, but you don’t have to settle for a dreary studio or a shadowy hallway. While knocking more windows in the wall isn’t always possible, there are less drastic ways to enhance what light you do get. Try these easy tips to brighten a dark space with natural light, no hard hat needed.

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