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Listener Chat- Hoarder Houses
Episode 872nd February 2022 • Talking Home Renovations with the House Maven • Katharine White MacPhail//Gabl Media
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Michaele Novinger is a listener who wrote to me asking to hear more about my experience renovating the hoarder house my husband and I bought 13 years ago. I thought it would be fun to have her come on the show and ask me questions and talk about her upcoming project too.

About our guest

Michaele Novinger is a 3rd generation soybean and corn farmer in Missouri. She will be renovating the house her grandfather built on the family farmstead in the 1950s. Unfortunately her grandfather and his wife became hoarders in their later years and did not maintain the house well. He wanted Michaele to live in the house once he was gone.


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