HomeAdvisor Reaches Historic Milestone: 2 Million Homeowner Reviews Submitted

HomeAdvisor Reaches Historic Milestone: 2 Million Homeowner Reviews Submitted

GOLDEN, Colo., March 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Today
HomeAdvisor, a leading online destination for home repair and improvement,
reached a record milestone of 2 million verified ratings and reviews of
service professionals in their screened network received from its homeowner
customers. Homeowners submit ratings and reviews on HomeAdvisor after
connecting with a service professional through the HomeAdvisor website.
Service professionals in the network have passed comprehensive criminal and
financial background checks.

"This 2 million milestone is more than a metric. It highlights the value we
offer to homeowners seeking real, trusted reviews from those that have used a
screened service professional in the HomeAdvisor network," said Chris Terrill,
chief executive officer for HomeAdvisor. "For over 13 years, we have provided
trusted reviews to over 25 million homeowner who have used HomeAdvisor."

HomeAdvisor's extensive network spans more than 500 home improvement and
repair categories. Once a homeowner is matched with a HomeAdvisor screened and
approved service professional, they are sent a questionnaire inviting them to
share their experience and evaluate the professional. Review topics cover
quality of work, timeliness, cost and more. Reviews and ratings of service
professionals may only be completed by homeowners that have been matched to
that service professional, which ensures an unbiased, real review.

In addition to offering ratings and reviews, HomeAdvisor provides homeowners
free access to resources such as ProFinder, HomeAdvisor's patented technology
that connects homeowners with pre-screened and customer-rated local service
professionals. Cost Guide, another HomeAdvisor exclusive, provides project
cost comparisons for hundreds of home project types. HomeAdvisor also provides
a suite of mobile apps including Home911, which lets homeowners to take
control of any home repair emergency by giving instant access to pre-screened
service professionals and live 24/7 support with the Home911 Homeowner
Emergency Line.

About HomeAdvisor

HomeAdvisor is a leading website and mobile app provider offering resources
for home repair and improvement projects. HomeAdvisor's patented ProFinder
technology matches homeowner projects to service professionals from their
network of over 80,000 pre-screened providers. Homeowners can make informed
home project decisions using resources including:Pro Reviews, featuring
reviews from homeowners who have actually been connected with the service
professionals they review; Cost Guide, providing average costs for projects
coast-to-coast; Home911, offering dedicated 24/7 emergency home repair
support; as well as robust home tips and project planning tools. Access to all
of the site's features is free for homeowners, with no membership or fees
required. HomeAdvisor is based in Golden, CO, and is a subsidiary of IAC
(NASDAQ:IACI).

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