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Angie’s List: Your Vacuum Should Suck

March 24th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Getting the most out of your vacuum, means getting to know your vacuum. "Taking a few minutes to understand the different parts of your vacuum is going to be important because you don't want to damage your floor," says Angie Hicks of...

Angie’s List: What To Do After A Car Accident

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March 17th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Nearly 4 million traffic accidents occur in the U.S. every year. If you've ever been in one, you know how easy it is to forget important information at the scene, which is why it's so important to take pictures. "Most of us carry a...

Angie’s List: Selecting the Right Home Security System

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March 10th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Recent FBI statistics reveal that nearly 9 million property crimes take place in the U. S. each year. That means there's a burglary happening every 15 seconds. Those alarming statistics may prompt you to install a home alarm system, but...

Angie’s List: Roof Repair Tips

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March 3rd, 2015
(WGGB) -- Most people probably don't have $20,000 laying around -- and if you do, chances are you probably don't want to spend it on a new roof. That's why routine maintenance is so important. "Gutters is probably the top of my maintenance list...

Angie’s List: How to Treat Sensitive Teeth

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February 24th, 2015
(WGGB) -- I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. Especially if you have sensitive teeth! "Many people don't like going to the dentist and often times put off problems whether they are having pain and discomfort and they don't get it...

Angie’s List: How to Handle a Critter Invasion

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February 17th, 2015
(WGGB) -- No one wants to sleep outside in February, and animals are no different. "I walked into the kitchen. I had left a package of Fig Newtons out on the counter and they were torn to shreds, all over the floor a mess," says homeowner Kathy...

Angie’s List: Jewelry Shopping for your Valentine

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February 10th, 2015
(WGGB) -- About six million Americans popped the question last Valentines day. This year, jewelers are expecting to sell just as many rings, but there are a few tips you should keep in mind before you open your wallet. "There is a lot of...

Angie’s List: Home Remodeling Survival Guide

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February 3rd, 2015
(WGGB) -- Shelling out thousands of dollars and turning your home into a construction zone isn't idea, but when you embark on a remodeling project you plan for it going in. Often though, families don't plan for a bunch of strangers to become...

Angie’s List: The Benefits of Vinyl Windows

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January 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- If your windows are old and drafty, it might be time for a replacement project. Vinyl windows remain the most popular choice, and not just because they're cheaper. "When vinyl windows first came out they were generally an all-white...

Angie’s List: The Basics of Paper Shredding

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January 20th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Your personal information is everywhere: bills, bank statements, blank checks -- even credit card offers and magazine subscriptions. And if you're not careful disposing of it, it could really cost you. "The main reason is identity theft...

Angie’s List: The Pros and Cons of Wood-Look Tile

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January 13th, 2015
(WGGB) -- If you love the look of wood flooring, there's a new option that's surging in popularity: wood-look tile. "When they look at them, they actually don't believe that they're actual tiles," says Cory Steenbergen, a flooring expert. They...

Angie’s List: Hot Home Remodeling Trends for 2015

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January 6th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A new year marks the perfect time to try a new look. This year, millions of us are planning to give our homes a little makeover. So what are the hottest trends in home improvement? One thing is for sure. In 2015, projects will get...

Angie’s List: Buying the Right Carpet for your Home

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December 30th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Hardwood and tile floors have surged in popularity over the last few years, but if you're looking to soften a room, there's still no substitute for comfy, cushiony carpet. Purchasing the plush foot padding seems easy enough, but...

Angie’s List: Winter Home Maintenance Projects

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December 23rd, 2014
(WGGB) -- With the cold weather creeping in, it can be easy for homeowners to slip into hibernation and forget about home maintenance. But now is actually a great time to cross off some items on your to-do list. Plus, if you do it now, you could...

Angie’s List: Disaster-proof your Home for the Holidays

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December 16th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Bright colors, yummy smells and shiny decorations make the holiday season magical, but decorations can also be dangerous temptations for children and pets. So before you deck the halls, make sure you're aware of hidden hazards. One of...