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 LinkedIn to find out what she's been writing about lately.

Browse By Tag

  • (67)
  • (62)
  • (60)
  • (49)
  • (46)
  • (38)
  • (30)
  • (30)
  • (29)
  • (26)
  • (26)
  • (25)
  • (21)
  • (20)
  • (18)
NOVEMBER 2, 2018 | FRIDAY
Buyer's Guide: Drain Cleaners

Nothing slows you down like a slow-draining sink, shower, tub, or toilet due to an everyday clog. Your first step should always be plunging the drain or snaking it with a drain auger if y...

NOVEMBER 2, 2018 | FRIDAY
The Must-Dos (and 4 Definite Don’ts) When Cleaning an Oven

Avid home cooks put their ovens into overdrive not simply during the holidays but year-round. What doesn’t land on the dinner table often winds up in the oven chamber—on the oven walls, r...

OCTOBER 26, 2018 | FRIDAY
The Recycling Symbols Every Responsible Homeowner Should Know

Want to recycle more, but don't know what—and what not—to toss in the green bin? Recycling symbols have been imprinted on the products or packages of popular consumer goods since the ...

OCTOBER 25, 2018 | THURSDAY
The 25 Most Beautiful Old Train Stations in America

The rise of the automobile, the development of the interstate highway system, and the growth of the airline industry signaled the slow death of America's rail lines. But a handful of maje...

OCTOBER 25, 2018 | THURSDAY
7 Things to Consider Before Starting a Skylight Installation

Need a little extra light in your life? Consider installing a skylight above an interior room that’s low on natural light. These roof windows let in up to five times more light than a sid...

OCTOBER 23, 2018 | TUESDAY
10 Wall Paneling Ideas that Don't Look Dated

Whatever your goal—adding oomph to a plain surface, hiding dings and dents, or adding interesting texture—wall paneling might be just the ticket. No, not your grandparents’ paneling that ...

OCTOBER 18, 2018 | THURSDAY
35 Haunted Inns, Hotels, and Airbnbs You Can Book for a Spooky Halloween

Who said you need a Ouija board to drop a line to the dearly departed? Apparitions both sympathetic and sinister are believed to abound—no board required—in accommodations in all corners ...

OCTOBER 16, 2018 | TUESDAY
Solved! The Best Bathroom Lighting

Q: I’m redoing my master bath and am overwhelmed by illumination options. How do I decide on the best bathroom lighting design for my needs?A: Lighting design that enhances décor and aids...

OCTOBER 4, 2018 | THURSDAY
14 Places in America Where the Usual Laws Don't Apply

While some states, towns, and regions impose stringent statutes on residents, others are more lax and opt to limit personal freedoms as little as possible. Click through for a list of loc...

OCTOBER 3, 2018 | WEDNESDAY
Buyer's Guide: Closet Systems

Whether your closet is cramped but navigable or in such disarray that you waste precious time rummaging through it just to find an outfit, a closet system can help you clear the clutter a...