Angie Hicks

Angie Hicks - Founder of Angie's List
Angie Hicks
Founder of Angie's List

Since 1995, Angie Hicks has been dedicated to helping consumers get the real scoop on local service companies and health providers. Inspired by the frustrations her co-founder had trying to find reliable contractors in suburban Columbus, Ohio, she started Angie’s List to help homeowners find who they should hire and who they should avoid.

Author's Recent Articles

Sep 17 2014

Worried about upsells? Here are tips to help you distinguish between a valuable home-service contractor recommendation and a sales pitch you're better off ignoring.

Sep 12 2014

These service providers are your best bet to patch drywall or plaster holes that plumbers, electricians and other service providers may create while working.

Sep 10 2014

Whether you must pay for an estimate depends on the project's scope and contractor's policies. But a few rules of thumb apply to quotes, consultations and bids.

Sep 04 2014

If your bathroom sink is draining slowly but the tub and toilet drain normally, there are several possible causes. Try these steps before hiring a plumber.

Sep 03 2014

Appliance repair experts who’ve earned top ratings from Angie’s List members offer advice for what it takes to keep your kitchen appliances in good condition.

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Angie’s List is the trusted site where more than 2 million households go to get ratings and reviews on everything from home repair to health care. Stop guessing when it comes to hiring! Check Angie’s List to find out who does the best work in town.

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