Anne Reagan

Anne Reagan

Editor-In-Chief, With a background in furniture and antiques, Anne has spent the last several years writing about home improvement and interior design for sites like Apartment Therapy and Get Advice. Anne has degrees in Economics and Art and enjoys combining her passion for creative design with economic data and research. At Porch, she is responsible for creating original content aimed at educating homeowners about the various aspects of home ownership and improvement. Helping homeowners understand the best projects to spend money on, how to find the right pro for the job, and providing daily inspiration and advice is the most exciting part of her job. Originally from Seattle, Anne has spent time living in San Francisco, New York and most recently, Singapore. An avid traveler, she and her family are constantly in search of their next adventure. She loves to collect pieces that tell a story and in her off hours she can be found hunting for vintage furniture and textiles.
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DIY vs. Hiring a Pro

DIY vs. Hiring a Contractor: Stairway Remodel

Before beginning your stairway remodel, know what elements are outside your skill level.

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Hiring & Firing

When to Hire or Fire Your Fencing Contractor

Be aware of these unanticipated issues that may occur when working with your fencing contractor.

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Decks, Patios & Porches

Should You Add a Deck to Your Houston Home?

The cost vs. value of your remodeling project will help you make informed decisions about your deck addition.

DIY & How To

How To Paint a Brick Fireplace

Just follow our quick video tips for an easy painting project.

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Should You Remodel Your Denver Home’s Kitchen?

Know the cost vs. value of your remodeling project before you begin.

Maintenance & Upgrades

Gutter Maintenance 101

Understanding how to take care of your gutters is an important part of home improvement.

Attics & Basements

3 Simple Steps to Scheduling Your Attic Remodel

Being proactive can make all the difference in completing your project on time.

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Decks, Patios & Porches

Front Door Lighting Ideas

Choosing the right light is easy when you follow these tips.

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Heating & Cooling

5 Tips for Saving Energy this Fall

Cut down your home’s energy costs this season with a few simple changes.

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Should You Add Another Bathroom to Your Chicago Home?

Know how much of your project costs you'll recoup before adding a bathroom to your home.