Does It Really Do That
The Twin Draft Guard promises to keep you warm and save you money by stopping all of those cold drafts from blowing in around your doors and windows. But does it really do that?
We’ve all been there, fighting to open packages that are determined to stay sealed. Just about everything seems to overwrapped and blister-wrapped to make Christmas morning a rough one on parents.
We love our dogs. They are part of the family – just ask the Stalders. This time of year, some of Melissa’s favorite days are spent with her three sons and her puppy, a Newfoundland named Norman, romping through the woods.
Underinflated tires can end up costing drivers money at the gas pump or even to lose control on the road. But Accu-Pressure Safety Caps promise to give you more miles to the gallon, increase the life of your tires and reduce the danger of losing control by showing you when your tire pressure is too low. But does it really do that?
The Perfect Brownie Pan promises perfectly cut brownies every time. The infomercial says the pan is the new non-stick way to bake, slice and serve brownies” because of the durable non-stick coating. But does it really do that?
The electric Egg Genie promises perfect eggs every time with no more chance of overcooking your meal. An automatic egg cooker that makes perfect soft-boiled, medium-boiled or hardboiled eggs every time. But does it really do that? KDKA’s Consumer Editor Yvonne Zanos puts it to the test.
The Furminator. It claims to be the ultimate de-shedder. It says it will take out all that hair that ends up everywhere and for $36, it should, but 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?