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Run Flat Tires

Run Flat Tires

| February 17, 2014

Imagine your tire blows out on the highway. Instead of waiting for roadside assistance, you decide to change the tire yourself. You open the trunk and surprise, no spare! In this week’s Angie’s List report, the options you have as spare tires disappear. Angie Hicks/Angie’s List: “For most having a flat tire can be their […]

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Mattress Myths

Mattress Myths

| February 10, 2014

If getting a good night’s sleep is your dream – it may be time to invest in a new bed. But with so many options out there, buying a new mattress can be confusing. In this week’s Angie’s List report, we put the top mattress myths to bed. Lauren Taylor /Holder Mattress: “Right now we […]

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Home Buying Challenges

Home Buying Challenges

| February 3, 2014

Buying a home is an exciting adventure, but it can quickly turn to heartache. Our partners at Angie’s List warn, before you fall in love with a home, line up a team of reputable professionals that will work for you. Brenda Payne/Homeowner: “It’s been an emotional roller coaster. I’ve had days of crying and then […]

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Changing Light Bulbs

Changing Light Bulbs

| January 29, 2014

Say goodbye to your old light bulbs. The 2007 Energy Law has mandated that manufacturers must start making incandescent light bulbs at least 27 percent more efficient by 2014. In 2012, manufacturers started phasing out 100-watt incandescent bulbs, followed by 75-watt bulbs in in 2013 and 40 and 60-watt bulbs in 2014. In this week’s […]

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Bad Contractors

Bad Contractors

| December 30, 2013

No one sets out to hire a bad contractor. And yet, homeowners in the midst of remodeling or building projects do it every day. So what can you do if a contractor takes your money and runs or just fails to show up? In today’s Angie’s List report, we outline your options. James Van Gorder/Homeowner: […]

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