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Product Testing

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Consumer Reports Puts Febreze Air Effects To The Test

When it comes to commercials that really grab your attention, some of the most memorable are for Febreze Air Effects air fresheners. But, do they really live up to the ads?

10/23/2012

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Consumer Reports Tests Space Heater Safety

Sales of portable space heaters start to take off this time of year and while they may keep you and your family warm during the winter months, they can be dangerous.

09/11/2012

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Does It Really Do That: Frost Boss

The Frost Boss promises to deliver a perfectly chilled drink to you in minutes. But Does It Really Do That?

07/23/2012

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Does It Really Do That: Magic Mesh

A new product promises to turn any door into a screen door quickly and easily. It’s called Magic Mesh and a lot of viewers saw the infomercial and wanted us to check it out. So, Does it really do that?

07/09/2012

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Does It Really Do That? Tasty Top Cake Pops

Tasty Top Cake Pops claim its system makes it easy to make your own bite-sized treats. But, Does It Really Do That?

02/28/2012

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Does It Really Do That: Neckline Slimmer

Have you seen the Neckline Slimmer infomercial? The creator said when you use his product you can see the muscles working and feel a difference right away. It takes just two minutes a day and he guarantees it.

02/07/2012

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Does It Really Do That: Light Keeper Pro

The time of year has come again for many to try and create a holiday glow at home that is as bright as the season itself and the Light Keeper Pro claims to be able to come to the rescue by providing a quick fix for your lighting woes.

11/21/2011

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Does It Really Do That: Mister Steamy

Washing and drying your clothes takes long enough, not many people have time to get out the iron. But there’s a product out there that claims to allow you to cross ironing off your chores list. The company says Mister Steamy uses the power of steam to turn your dryer into a wrinkle-releasing machine. But does it really do that?

11/10/2011

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Does It Really Do That: Eggies

The biggest pain about eating hard-boiled eggs is cracking and peeling those shells, right? Well, what if there was a way to get a hard-boiled egg, without a shell? A product called Eggies claims to deliver just that, in a fast and easy way; but, does it really do that?

11/03/2011

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Does It Really Do That? Salad Chef

We all like the idea of making healthy meals, but who has the time? The makers of a new product say you’ll have the time if you get yourself a Salad Chef.

07/18/2011

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Does It Really Do That? Gyro Bowl

Snack time with young kids can be messy, but a new product claims it can prevent messes from happening. KDKA-TV’s Jennifer Antkowiak put it to the test to find out, Does It Really Do That?

05/23/2011

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Does It Really Do That: Crest Whitestrips

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Studies show when we see someone flash a sparkly smile, we tend to think of them as smarter, healthier, and more successful. There’s no shortage of mouthwashes, toothpastes, and home bleaching kits […]

02/28/2011

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Does It Really Do That: Shout Color Catcher

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Saving time and money is important to eveyone, so we’re bringing back our popular “Does It Really Do That” segment. Our colleague, the late Yvonne Zanos, tested dozens of items in the […]

02/08/2011

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Does It Really Do That?: Pasta ‘N More

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.

07/13/2009

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