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

Aug 20 2014

Because a child can drown in just a few inches of water, it's crucial that you make safety a priority as you consider the pros and cons of a backyard pond.

Aug 19 2014

The all-too-common computer tech support scam is just one of the many reasons why consumers must be careful about who they allow to work on their computers.

Aug 15 2014

Removing cigarette smoke smell and nicotine stains isn't an easy task. Depending on the extent of the smoker's habit, your best approach will vary.

Aug 12 2014

Here are my top three rules for consumers, and three more for businesses, when it comes to the right way to handle online consumer reviews of service companies.

Aug 08 2014

Eggshell-painted walls clean up pretty easily if you’re fairly gentle in your approach. Don’t scrub overly hard, or you may create discolored or faded areas.

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Anonymous reviews are Internet graffiti.  Angie's List has real reviews from real people.

What is Angie's List?

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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