Megan Buerger
Editorial aide and reporter

Megan Buerger is an editorial aide and reporter for the Local Living section. She joined the Post in 2010 after graduating from George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs. Her reporting runs the gamut from home and garden to local news, as well as concert reviews for the Style section. During her first year with the paper, she also wrote obituaries. She hails from small-town Connecticut and lives in Logan Circle, where she collects decorative elephants, beckoning footwear and an unbridled stockpile of books.

Latest by Megan Buerger

Designers reveal their most challenging paint colors and how to master them

They gambled on red, yellow-orange and “Pond Scum Green,” and the payoff was huge.

More space, better resale value: What to know about finishing your basement

It will give you more bang for your buck than an addition. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy, or cheap.

Are ceiling fans the kiss of death for design? Not necessarily.

Ceiling fans are smarter, sleeker and quieter than ever. Here are some handy guidelines.

A beginner’s guide to window treatments

A beginner’s guide to window treatments

There’s an overwhelming number of options, measurements are tricky, and costs can run the gamut. But the right dressing can make a huge difference.