Author: Meghan Paynter

Meghan Paynter

Meghan writes about DIY projects and home improvement for Budget Dumpster's blog The Fill. Her blog posts inspire daydreams about future renovations and actual improvements to her own home. When not writing, Meghan can be found spending time outdoors with her black lab Camilla and re-watching every episode of Bob's Burgers.

How to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

The exterior of your home is important when it comes to making a good first impression, especially when it comes to attracting potential...

When to Replace Your Driveway

You probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about your driveway, until you notice a problem. If you’re seeing cracks, potholes and...

How to Plan a Home Remodel

Starting a home renovation can be overwhelming, especially if you haven’t completed one before. Whatever the project, your remodel will involve so many...

What to Consider Before Converting a Garage

When you need more living space in your home, converting your garage into a room can be an attractive option. Although costs will...

What to Get Rid of Before Moving

Moving is exciting, but packing is a hassle. From tripping over boxes to lugging furniture in and out of trucks, every step of...

How to Finish an Attic

Interested in transforming your unfinished attic into usable living space? Whether you’re in need of an extra bedroom, office or playroom, a DIY...