Last year when some big banks announced they would start charging fees for debit cards, customers threatened to take their money elsewhere. Many banks got the message, and dropped the idea. But that doesn't mean they may not try other ways to make money off of customers. Angie's List has some advice on avoiding banks fees.More >> The holidays are wrapping up and the constant flow of friends and family in and out of the house is ending. As life gets back to normal, it's time to have the carpet cleaned. Angie's List recommends these tips on how to get the job done right and for the right price.More >> The weather is cooling down and to be safe, you may be considering having your chimney inspected. But just like with other home repairs, scammers are looking to make a quick dollar at your expense. Here's some advice to protect your home and your wallet.More >> We know you are probably busy with last minute holiday shopping and festivities, but you are running out of time to benefit from some home improvement projects. Angie's List reminds you that federal tax credits for home improvements expire at the end of the year.More >> Trimming the tree and decorating the house are some of the most enjoyable traditions of the holiday season. But with such hectic schedules, some homeowners just don't have time to deck the halls.
Angie's List says if you've got a little extra jingle in your holiday budget, you could hire a professional, meaning one less thing on your "to do" list.More >>
Now that it's Thanksgiving weekend, Christmas tree lots are popping up all over the place. Live trees are beautiful and smell great, but they come with some special challenges. Check out these basic rules before you bring that tree home, to make sure it doesn't ruin your holiday spirit.More >> A home remodeling project is a big investment, and it can mean a big headache for homeowners, if things don't go as expected. Understanding and negotiating a better contract is the best plan of action. More >> If it's time to replace your roof, you've got more choices than ever. Asphalt shingles are the most common, but now more companies are specializing in metal roofing. Angie's List did some homework on this type of roof, that's growing in popularity.More >> Finally we're getting some relief from the hot, humid temperatures. But if you have trees in your yard, they may still be paying the price.More >> The garbage disposal is one of the most used and abused appliances in your house. And according to Angie's List, many of us don't know how to properly use our disposals, and the consequences can be costly.More >> Everybody has a room or two in the house that's hotter than the others. Those are generally rooms with bigger windows and more sun exposure. When the summer sun penetrates that window, the temperature inside your home rises. But an easy, fairly inexpensive solution, could be solar window film.More >> Keeping your tires properly maintained can do more than just save you money. It can save your life.More >> Whether you have a concrete or asphalt driveway, it's important you preserve its value with regular maintenance.More >> As you and family and friends grab a bite to eat in the backyard, mosquitoes are also looking to take a bite, out of you.More >>