Manasa Reddigari

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Manasa Reddigari has tackled topics ranging from computer software to home remodeling in her more-than-a-decade-long career as a writer and editor. During her stint as a scribe, she's been featured by leading outlets in the real estate, home improvement, and lifestyle niches such as Trulia, Stikwood, and Brit + Co. Her design philosophy is, if you can dream it, you can DIY it! Connect with her on her website, copyhabit.com, or LinkedIn to find out what she's been writing about lately.

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JANUARY 4, 2016 | MONDAY
Quick Tip: An Easy Refresh for Stinky Bath Towels

It's been a long day, but it's not you who needs a hot bath—it's your towels.  When wet towels dry in open air, they accumulate mildew only to greet you later on with a foul scent and din...

JANUARY 1, 2016 | FRIDAY
3 Fixes for an Icy Walk and Driveway

Snow days may be cause for celebration, but the party comes to a screeching halt when you shovel your snowy walkway only to discover a treacherous layer of ice beneath it—an accident just...

DECEMBER 24, 2015 | THURSDAY
3 Easy Fixes for Carpet Dents

In preparation for an evening of fun, food, and merriment with family and friends, you’ve planned and cooked and cleaned. You've even rearranged the furniture to improve the flow of foot ...

DECEMBER 23, 2015 | WEDNESDAY
The Do's and Don'ts of Open Shelving

Open shelving provides a unique opportunity to showcase your dishware (and your personality) in the kitchen. You might believe that the storage and organization options it offers are as w...

DECEMBER 18, 2015 | FRIDAY
3 Fixes for a Grimy Sponge

It’s often said that we tend to neglect those nearest to us, and this is especially true of our closest cleaning confidant: the sponge. This porous powerhouse stays by our side during lif...

DECEMBER 17, 2015 | THURSDAY
Before and After: The 13 Best Home Makeovers of 2015

It’s not too late to start on that 2015 New Year’s resolution to spice up the kitchen, refresh an old bath, or give your garage a new lease on life. So get going! But first take some insp...

DECEMBER 15, 2015 | TUESDAY
How To: Clean a Glass Cooktop

Many homeowners invest in glass cooktops because their modern, flat surface makes them both easy on the eye and easy to clean. Or so they think, until they realize that overzealous cleani...

DECEMBER 8, 2015 | TUESDAY
The Best Paint Pick for Your Personality Type

Whether you're a passionate DIYer, an exercise enthusiast, or even a light sleeper, there's a paint pick that's perfect for your character. Continue on to find out which color most suits ...

DECEMBER 7, 2015 | MONDAY
Quick Tip: Speed Up Snow Shoveling with Cooking Spray

Winter’s first snowfall is greeted with open arms for affording fun-filled activities like bobsledding, skiing, and building snowmen. But the persistent precipitation soon outstays its we...

DECEMBER 4, 2015 | FRIDAY
Weekend Projects: 5 Style-Boosting Bar Stools You Can Build

Whether located indoors in the kitchen or outdoors on the patio, a home bar can be a scene of rest, relaxation, and revelry during your potlucks and cocktail parties. But if there are mor...