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Columbus homeowner says bathroom remodeling company left job unfinished

Penalty Box, Resolved or Stalemate? Find out what happened in this Angie's List complaint resolution case against McDonald Bros. Remodeling in Columbus, Ohio.

Homeowner says Columbus landscaping company overcharged him

Penalty Box, Resolved or Stalemate? Find out what happened in this Angie's List complaint resolution case against Jake's Property Services in Granville, Ohio.

Columbus lawn care company resolves homeowner’s complaint

Penalty Box, Resolved or Stalemate? Find out what happened in this Angie's List complaint resolution case against WeedPro, a landscaper in Lewis Center, Ohio.

What Chicago hospital ranked in the top 10 nationwide?

Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital recently ranked 10th best U.S. hospital for treating diabetes and urological disorders. What makes its doctors great?

4 ways to kill your refrigerator

Highly rated Appliance Technicians say Refrigerators are one of the most reliable large Appliances. But there are a few tips to keep them from breaking down.

Training to run a marathon? Get race ready with these techniques

Proper running training techniques, like keeping a running log and stretching, are key when training for a big race like a marathon or half marathon.

Austin homeowners’ deck brings family time to the backyard

This backyard was once home to a concrete patio that saw little use. This family decided to build a new deck and create a space the whole family can enjoy.

Austin member uses smartphone app to select remodeling paint color

This member decided her dining room and master bedroom needed a splash of color. She used an app on her smartphone to help her pick the perfect colors.

Mycelium: What are these webs doing to my lawn?

Cobwebs on your lawn early in the morning are called mycelium, and point to a number of fungal lawn diseases. Find out how to spot, treat and prevent them.

New stucco exterior becomes envy of the neighorhood

San Marco, California, contractor transforms a homeowner's 30-year old former wood siding cape cod house in Fallbrook with sophisticated stucco finish.

San Diego flooring company takes kitchen tile outdoors

Homeowners use tile to create a seamless transition between their kitchen and patio with help from the original contractor who ordered and laid the tile.

Virginia Beach mason replaces brick step foundation

Brian Rechtenbaugh of Chesapeake, Virginia, hired Johnson's Brick Repair when he needed to replace the step-off pad in front of his home's front door.

Virginia Beach auto shop builds relationship after selling tires

Ocean Air Auto Tire Repair Pros sold new tires to Richard Deitz. Deitz has since visited them for a new muffler and exhaust and tire rotations.

Cincinnati homeowner praises tree removal specialist

Towe Arbor Care in West Harrison, Indiana, removed five ash and walnut trees from Robin Glaser's yard. They also performed additional work at no extra charge.

Oversized garage addition increases space in Cincinnati home

Angie's List member Tom Harrison hired BTS Contracting to build a garage in his backyard. The project cost $37,500 and came in under Harrison's budget.

Back to school home organization tips

There’s an easy way to approach reorganizing any area of your house. It’s a mash-up of tips from top-rated pro organizers that you could call the 2-D method.

Can you take a break from music lessons for summer vacation?

Chicago-area music instructors offer differing opinions on pausing music lessons during summer vacation. How to turn the music down without tuning out.

Ask Angie: What to expect from a house cleaning service

It’s wonderful to walk into a house that smells good and looks great, especially when it’s yours! Searching for a house cleaner? Here's what you need to know.

Blue Ridge company completes perfect home

Atlanta-area homeowner Arleene Ward says Stephens and Sons Contracting designed classical and lovely features into her new home building job.

Radical renovation modernizes outdated kitchen

Radical Renovations brought Angie's List member Lori Guillon's 1958 kitchen to 2014 with new cabinets, lighting, windows, doors, countertops and flooring.


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