Best Reviews TopConsumerReviews.com Best Contractors Best Reviews
Best Reviews
      November 28, 2020

Home  >  Contractors  >  Angie's List vs iHome Experts

Best

Contractors

  1. Angie's List
  2. Service Live
  3. Networx
  4. Quality Smith
  5. Handy
  6. iHome Experts

Your Information Is Secure
Home Improvement and Repair Tips Newsletter

Compare Products

  • Select any 2 companies in our reviews to compare them head-to-head!

Latest Reviews

Auto Loans

Babysitters

Christmas Cards

Credit Counseling

DUI Lawyers

Fruit Clubs

Home Brew Beer Supplies

Homeschool Supplies

Music Publishing

Senior Care

 

Individual Reviews

Home Advisor

Angie's List

Service Live

Networx

Quality Smith

Handy

iHome Experts

 

Our professional reviewers evaluate products and services independently, but Top Consumer Reviews may earn money when you click on the links on our pages. Learn more.

Better Business Bureau Reliability Seal

Angie's List vs iHome Experts

To help you find the Best Contractors, TopConsumerReviews.com provides you with an in-depth comparison of Angie's List and iHome Experts.

To see ALL of our reviews for the Best Contractors, please Click Here

Find Your Next Contractor With Home Advisor Today! Across the country, people are looking for contractors every day. When the shower quits working, it's time to replace a window, or you'd like to repaint your house, you need a contractor.

Where do you turn to find a good, qualified contractor? Finding the right contractor to repair or improve your home can be a stressful event. We've all heard of contractors that perform badly on the job and leave homeowners in the lurch.

Continue reading below reviews

Best Reviews

2020

Contractors Reviews

4.5 stars
Angie's List

ANGIE'S LIST

Visit Site

BBB Rating:

A+

Angie's List is no doubt a popular option to find the right contractor or doctor in your area. Many of us are familiar with Angie's List based on the ever abundant commercials and marketing ads this company puts forth. An Indiana based company, Angie's List started in 1995 by Angie Hicks and a venture capitalist to provide access to real reviews of local service professionals. This is a fee based company with the option to pay monthly, annually or longer for access to customer reviews.

The membership base of Angie's List is significant. Currently, over 2 million customers are paid members and submit over 60 thousand new reviews each month. Alike some of the other contractors in our analysis, people gain access to real customer reviews to help determine who to hire. Angie's List does take some measures to look for potential “red flag” reviews that may not be legitimate before posting.

A downside to using this referral service is that the number of names and reviews are determined by only the depth of members in that same area. There are no background checks completed on any individuals. Also, Angie's List doesn't allow any free trial or the option to gain access for any period of time to see how in-depth the list of contractors are in any particular area. However, the associated fees for becoming a member are very inexpensive. For only $3.75 per month or $9.99 per year, members are provided unlimited access to reviews of doctors, contractors and access to special deals from various venders. Additional savings are available for 2 and 3 year annual plans. Angie's List also provides a 110% money back guarantee for anyone that is not satisfied and wants to cancel within their first year.

Angie's List is an A+ Better Business Bureau rated company with millions of happy customers. They don't publicize the number of contractors that are reviewed across the nation but do offer a money back guarantee that allows members to try without risk. If you need help choosing a reliable contractor that you can count on, Angie's List is definitely worth a try.

Visit Site
1 star
iHome Experts

iHOME EXPERTS

Visit Site

BBB Rating:

None

iHome Experts is a Texas based company in business since 2011. iHome Experts currently has no available Better Business Bureau rating.

We found the iHome Experts website to be confusing and as we looked closer we found several issues. iHome Experts states they only offer siding, flooring, countertops, kitchen remodeling, cabinets, window, heating and air conditioning. The process of requesting a contractor for a home repair or improvement request involves a phone call to iHome Experts' toll free number.

This company also states they offer free in-home design consultations, but we're not sure what they would be designing outside of a remodel effort. Another confusing aspect of iHome Experts is that when you call their number the recorded message is for home foreclosures. We were never able to get a hold of an actual customer service representative so we're not confident why an in-home design consultant would want to talk to us about foreclosures - it was a little fishy.

The lack of BBB rating, the short business tenure, and the bad phone number were red flags in our book. If you need a contractor for a home repair or improvement, we recommend you choose a higher ranked company to effectively meet your needs.

Visit Site

Continued from above

Today, many people use home repair and improvement referral companies to minimize the stress of finding a reliable contractor. These referral services can be a great way for you to feel confident in your search for a professional contractor.

However, not all contractor referral companies are the same. Before you jump online to find your next contractor, consider the following:

  • Database. How large is the database of contractors? Does the service offer contractors across the nation or is it limited to only specific areas?
  • Cost. Who pays for the referral service - the homeowner or the contractor? Are contractor quotes and bids free of charge?
  • History. Does the company have a long, reliable history of supplying quality contractors? What's the current Better Business Bureau rating of that company?

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best contractor services available today. We hope these reviews help you find the right contractor for your home project!

How 40 contractors donated $1 million of work over 92 days to rebuild a Spring ministry

But as the faith-based organization focused on area children, its own home in Spring fell into disrepair. "Our building is 15 years of age," sai. "We were putting Band-Aids on the problems. We were ...

Published:  Thu, 26 Nov 2020 06:00:00 GMT



American Contractors Left Behind in Kuwaiti Prisons on Often-Trumped Up Drug Charges

Imagine if President Trump could have held the election a week later. The Monday following the vote featured news Pfizer is closing in on a vaccine and that the stock ...

Published:  Thu, 26 Nov 2020 20:01:00 GMT



OMB Advises Agencies on Contractors' Limiting Their Use of Foreign Workers

The order required the heads of agencies and departments to review the contracts they awarded in fiscal 2018 and fiscal 2019 to determine if contractors and/or subcontractors used temporary foreign ...

Published:  Mon, 23 Nov 2020 13:57:00 GMT



Maryland And Purple Line Contractors Settle Lawsuit, Project Moving Forward

Both parties sued over $800 million in cost overruns from delays due to other lawsuits and changes to the line's design.

Published:  Wed, 25 Nov 2020 06:54:00 GMT



NHAI framing policy to lodge FIR against contractors, consultants for fraudulent practices to bag projects

NEW DELHI: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is formulating a comprehensive policy guidelines for filing FIRs against contractors, consultants who resort to fraudulent practices for ...

Published:  Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:06:00 GMT



Locals for Locals: Roof Giveaway Contest from TaylorMade Contractors for a Family in Need

TaylorMade Contractors is providing a free roof system and exterior makeover to a family in need; Partners for the promotion include Owens Corning and the Greater Lake Charles Rotary Club; Applicants ...

Published:  Fri, 27 Nov 2020 00:05:00 GMT



Building Finishing Contractors Market Size, Historical Growth, Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast To 2025

Selbyville, Delaware The " Building Finishing Contractors market' study now available at MarketStudyReport.com, is ...

Published:  Tue, 24 Nov 2020 01:31:00 GMT



Share Us!   

Home      About Us      Terms & Conditions      Privacy Policy      Contact Us      Disclosure