Oseye Boyd

Oseye Boyd

Angie's List

Former staff writer Oseye Boyd educated Angie’s List members on how to make optimum use of their hard-earned dollars by finding quality contractors.

She covered a wide range of topics including how to handle moving elderly adults into a new home, remodeling an attic into a living space, and making your home accessible to older adults or those with disabilities. She put her journalism skills to use most when hunting down unscrupulous contractors.

Oseye graduated from Ball State University with a degree in journalism.


Fun Facts

The first provider I hired from the List was
… a sign-making company to make a banner for my son’s graduation open house.
If I were a service provider, I'd be a
… professional organizer. I believe there’s a place for everything, and it’s my job to find that place. I also love cleaning. I can’t function in a dirty or cluttered space.
Something I learned while researching a story for Angie's List
… before purchasing a home with a basement in the Midwest you should have a radon inspection done.
The worst service provider experience I've ever had was
… being told by one auto repair company that my car needed repairs totaling several hundred dollars only to take it elsewhere and be charged less than $100.
The best service provider I've found on the List was
… so far I’ve been pleased with each experience. However, the most recent was with a locksmith company. The technician took the time to explain — and show me — the problems with my doors and why it was difficult to install the new locks I bought.