Kristin Marguerite Doidge

This “Magic” Method for Threading a Needle Works Every Time
Projects & Improvements
It's so clever.
Jan 25, 2024
Should You Try This "Trick" for Preventing Mice Using Peppermint Oil?
Projects & Improvements
Pros have a lot to say.
Jan 5, 2024
Surprise, Surprise: This Is the U.S. State Everyone Moved to This Year
Real Estate
Hint: It’s not California.
Dec 22, 2023
How to Wrap a Present Like a Pro
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Make even average gifts look extraordinary with these expert tips.
Dec 20, 2023
Here's the #1 Reason Not to Trash Your Poinsettia After Christmas
PLANTS & YARD
If you think poinsettias have a December 26 expiration date, think again.
Dec 7, 2023
We Asked 7 DIYers to Share Their Best Living Room Project Ideas
Projects & Improvements
Their recommendations span from small (a quirky DIY mirror) to big (classic picture frame molding), so you’re sure to find something to fit your space.
Oct 28, 2023
4 Questions Agents Ask Other Agents When House-Hunting for Themselves
Real Estate
They’re important in this seller’s market.
Sep 29, 2023
5 Things You Should Never Try to Negotiate with Current Homeowners
Real Estate
To make the closing process as painless as possible.
Sep 28, 2023
Follow the 50-50 Rule to Know When to Bring Plants Inside This Fall
If you gave your plants a summer vacation outside, here's what to know about bringing them back indoors.
Sep 22, 2023
5 Gorgeous DIY Headboards Made with Unexpected Materials
HOME PROJECTS
Does your bed need an upgrade? Find your next DIY project here.
Sep 6, 2023
What Even Counts as a “Starter Home” Anymore? Here’s What Experts Say.
Real Estate
Their availability is steadily declining.
Sep 6, 2023
What Renters Should Know About Dealing with Accidental Apartment Damage
REAL ESTATE
From painting to replacing light bulbs, here’s what to do.
Aug 19, 2023
5 Details You Should Really Pay Attention to in HOA Contracts
REAL ESTATE
Don’t overlook them.
Aug 16, 2023
Saving Your Down Payment in a CD Account Could Make You Thousands (with a Catch)
Real Estate
Here’s what to know.
Aug 14, 2023
The Affordable Patio Material You've Never Heard of (but Need to Know)
Home Projects
You know pavers and gravel, but what about “chat?”
Jul 21, 2023
This Mural-Loving DIYer’s Must-Have Tool for Bold Paint Projects
Home Projects
This DIYer’s home is filled with tons of paint projects, large and small. Here’s the tool she says was essential for pulling them off.
Jul 18, 2023
What Two Property Managers Wish You Knew About Putting Holes in Walls
Real Estate
Consider these factors before and after you hang something.
Jul 7, 2023
Follow These 3 Rules If You Want to Buy Property with Siblings
Real Estate
For starters, the first-born doesn't always know best!
Jun 23, 2023
3 Questions to Ask About Inheriting a Loved One's Home
Real Estate
It’s less daunting with answers.
Jun 17, 2023
The Things That Should Never Be on Your Porch During Warmer Months
Real Estate
If you're selling your home, that is.
Jun 16, 2023
5 Small-Bathroom Remodel Ideas That Show How Function and Style Can Coexist
Style
It’s possible to get a long list of “wants” in a small bathroom.
May 10, 2023
This Is Best Time to Move in 2023, According to Real Estate Pros
Real Estate
Their opinions should give you a game plan if you’re thinking that the new year will also include a fresh address
Jan 1, 2023
The First Thing You Should Do When You Move Into a New Place
Real Estate
It's more important than you think.
Dec 28, 2022
The Most Unexpected Real Estate Trend of 2022
Real Estate
It's a good thing for buyers.
Dec 27, 2022
The One Thing You Should Always Part With, According to Real Estate Agents
Real Estate
This is the general rule to follow.
Dec 22, 2022
The One Thing You Should Always Have Under Your Sink
Real Estate
This one item can save you a pretty penny in potential repairs.
Nov 24, 2022
These 5 Makeovers of 1970s Kitchens Are the Best We’ve Ever Seen
Home Projects
They went from far-out to fantastic.
Oct 13, 2022
5 Ways to Make Sure Your Home Is Secure When You’re About to Go on Vacation
LIVING
These steps will give you peace of mind while you're away.
Jul 21, 2022
7 Surprising (and Easy-to-Find) Materials to Help You Transform Your Furniture
Starter Packs
These products, suggested by pro furniture flippers, start at just $2.
Apr 26, 2022