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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MAY 7, 2020 | THURSDAY
The Best Polishes for Wood Furniture

Wood furniture polishes are substances you apply to add luster to everything from tables and chairs to dressers and armoires. While these products emerged in the late 1920s, their use rem...

MAY 6, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Outdoor Living Space Upgrades That are Totally Free

Between furnishing, lighting, and decorating your patio, porch, or deck, outdoor ambiance is anything but free—unless you DIY it. Complete one of these 19 upgrades to make an everlasting ...

MAY 6, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
15 Things You Don't Want in Your House During the Pandemic

Help keep the virus out of your home by steering clear of these everyday items, or at least taking precautions before handling them.

APRIL 29, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
10 Town Names People Always Mispronounce

Some tricky town titles force you to make linguistic leaps in their pronunciation. Here’s how to say them without raising any eyebrows.

APRIL 22, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The 30 Easiest Organizing Tasks Ever

Don't let the idea of organizing the house overwhelm you. Clear clutter and tidy things up with these home organization ideas for every corner of the house.

APRIL 18, 2020 | SATURDAY
20 Things Under $20 That Just Make Life Easier

These household items and gadgets offer practicality without sticker shock.

APRIL 16, 2020 | THURSDAY
7 Things to Know When Painting Kitchen Cabinets

If your kitchen needs a makeover, but you lack the funds or time for a costly renovation, consider simply painting kitchen cabinets to transform the look and feel of the area. Cabinets of...

APRIL 2, 2020 | THURSDAY
Cure Your Cabin Fever with 20 Easy Paint Projects

Going stir-crazy indoors? Stir up some paint, whip out that paint brush, and put on your painter’s hat! Then, get started on these 20 DIY paint projects around the house.

APRIL 1, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
10 Ways to Boost Productivity at Home

Enlist these productivity tips from experts to accomplish more at home in less time and with greater joy.

MARCH 28, 2020 | SATURDAY
The Best Caulks for Showers and Tubs

While DIYers can obsess about caulking technique, the truth is that laying down the perfect bead will do little good if you don’t use the right caulk for the job. This viscous, waterproof...