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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FEBRUARY 17, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
21 Ways to Make a Small Bedroom Big

Do you covet a larger master bedroom, kids' room, or guest room but are stuck with a small space that won't stretch to fit? Use these 21 DIY bedroom ideas to turn your pint-size bedrooms ...

FEBRUARY 12, 2016 | FRIDAY
3 Ways to Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew

It's an all-too-common occurrence: You pick up a fine bottle of wine to enjoy for dinner or to hand off as a hostess gift, when you suddenly realize there's no corkscrew to be found. You ...

FEBRUARY 10, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
18 Totally Brilliant Bathroom Storage Hacks

Organizing the bath can be as easy as finding underutilized real estate and repurposing it into crafty compartments for all of your bath goodies. Soak up these 18 sleek storage ideas, des...

FEBRUARY 5, 2016 | FRIDAY
How To: Remove Candle Wax from Any Surface

No matter their placement—on the mantel, beside the bathtub, or on the dining table—lit candles instantly create an atmosphere of relaxation. The mood can swiftly change to one of frustra...

FEBRUARY 3, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
20 Insanely Easy Ways to Build Your Own Furniture

You don’t need to be a master craftsman to furnish your home with style. DIY your way to a dream furniture collection with these 20 stunningly simple projects for every living space.

FEBRUARY 3, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
All You Need to Know About Paper Bag Flooring

Is your old flooring carpeted in style— or in dirt, grime, and other relics of time? Modernize it by ripping out any fraying, outdated carpet pile and replacing it with humble craft paper...

JANUARY 28, 2016 | THURSDAY
Quick Tip: The Simplest Way to Clean a Dusty TV Screen

One of life’s simplest pleasures is plopping down in front of the TV to watch your favorite show. But sometimes when you tune in to your beloved comedies, mysteries, and old westerns, you...

JANUARY 27, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
The Dos and Don'ts of Painting Laminate Cabinets

Short of committing to a more costly replacement of outdated kitchen storage, repainting laminate cabinets is an affordable way to turn the eyesore into eye-catching, modern cabinetry. Bu...

JANUARY 22, 2016 | FRIDAY
3 Fixes for Unruly Drawers

Drawer dividers are often touted as an easy way to compartmentalize and corral all those loose knickknacks you hide deep in your drawers. But because many store-bought versions are one-si...

JANUARY 20, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
18 Clever Storage Solutions You Can DIY for Free

Struggling to create order in the chaos of a full house? These 18 space-smart DIY furnishings and home accents will help you manage your humble home in an ultrafunctional new way!