Does It Really Do That
KDKA’s Consumer Editor Yvonne Zanos puts the Wiindshield Wonder to the test.
With four children to watch, Sue Caputo of Wexford has a lot of mouths to feed; so any products promising to help make mealtime faster and easier are certainly welcome in her kitchen. She seemed like the perfect person to help us put “Pasta ‘N More” to the test.
The One Sweep Broom claims to be the world’s best broom, working on wood or tile, wet or dry, inside or outside and it even claims to take pet hair off of carpet. But does it really do that? KDKA’s Consumer Editor Yvonne Zanos and Jen Peters, a busy mom, recently put it to the test.
The Eurosealer is a gadget that promises to be a real money saver, claiming you can now buy in bulk without worrying about food going bad or getting stale. But does it really do that?
At Alfano’s Restaurant in Washington, Pa., they’ll tell you they serve only the best and that means, back in the kitchen, using the right tools. According to TV infomercial’s Chef Tony, that should include the Samurai peeler.
Garden Groom is a new product that claims to revolutionize hedge trimming. The infomercial calls it the first breakthrough in hedge trimmers in more than a quarter of a century but does it really do that?
Is there such a thing as a stain-free life? There’s a new product that promises to block stains before they begin. It’s called Blox. The infomercial promises: “It’s easy to use. All you have to do is drop it in the wash. It’s that easy. Just put it in the wash. That’s it.”
If you like pancakes, you’ll love Pancake Puffs, or at least that’s what the infomercial promises. It says: “Pancake Puffs are easy to make. Just use your favorite pancake batter and flip. Easier than flipping a regular pancake.” But does it really do that?
If there’s a way to save time in the kitchen, we want it, and as the infomercial claims, the Slap Chop is the way to get it. But does it really do it? KDKA’s Consumer Editor Yvonne Zanos puts it to the test along with Molly Jubeck, a mother of two who could use the help.
Are you tired of ironing? The Steam Buddy promises to be the fastest, easiest and safest way to get rid of wrinkles. But does it really do that?
Getting rid of unwanted hair can be a hassle. You can rip it out, pluck it, melt it away with harsh chemicals, pay for costly laser treatments or that old stand by shaving. The Smooth Away promises to make getting rid of unwanted hair easy but does it really do that?
If you are looking for an easier way to clean your floors, the Shark Steam Mop claims to do the job faster and easier but does it really do that? KDKA Consumer Reporter Yvonne Zanos put the Shark Steam Mop to the test!
If you are tired of buying bread only to find it moldy before you get to use it there’s a new product on the market that promises to keep bread fresher longer. They are called Debbie Meyer Bread Bags but do they really do that.
You’ve probably seen the infomercial for a special pan that makes those little restaurant-style mini-burgers called “sliders.” It’s called the Big City Slider Station and sells for $20, plus shipping and handling. But does it really do that?
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