Susan Koeppen

Angie's List: Tips For Hiring Right Contractor The First Time Talk to homeowners who've remodeled and most may tell you how hard it was to find the right contractor or provide stories about what went wrong.
Angie's List: Exposing Extra Materials ScamsExtra of something can be a good thing, as in extra time to complete a project or extra credit.
Mt. Lebanon Making Pedestrian Safety A Priority With Signs, Law EnforcementThousands of pedestrians are hit and killed by cars each year.
Angie’s List: Deck Collapse DangersEvery year we hear about decks collapsing and injuring - or even killing - several people. These aren't isolated incidents.
Colbert Using New Platform To Mix Comedy, Current Events, PoliticsStephen Colbert is finally taking the stage as the new host of “The Late Show on CBS.”
New “Late Show” Host Stephen Colbert (Almost) Passes Pittsburgh TestIt's been about three and a half months since David Letterman retired from "The Late Show." But Tuesday night, on KDKA, it's the beginning of a new chapter with a new host.
NWS: Microburst Topples Tree Onto Home In Hempfield Twp.Not everyone around the Pittsburgh region saw severe weather Friday, but the places that did were left with some major messes to clean up.
Angie's List: How To Defend Against Air Duct Cleaning ScamsScammers are waiting to rip off your home improvement projects.
Angie's List: Getting A Good Price On A New CarFor natural born hagglers, car-buying is no problem.
Retailers, Consumers Don’t Always Agree On Definition Of “Lifetime Warranties”When you buy something with a lifetime warranty, you might expect it's going to last a lifetime, but customers and retailers don't always agree on the definition of "lifetime.”
Consumer Reports Tests For Best & Safest Vinyl FlooringVinyl flooring is long-lasting and inexpensive, but there have been a lot of questions lately about the safety of it.
Consumer Reports Issues Safety Alert For Ground BeefAmericans eat a lot of ground beef. Last year, we bought more than 2 billion pounds of it in supermarkets and big-box stores. But that hamburger you’re grilling could contain harmful bacteria, and unless you cook it thoroughly, it could make you sick.