The Winix 5300-2 is our pick for the best air purifier. We bought the more expensive Winix - 5500-2 to see if the upgrades are worth more money.
After interviewing experts, technicians and Spectrum representatives, we think the best modem for Spectrum is the Technicolor - E31T2V1 we got from them. But if you can only get an inferior modem, we have a replacement pick.
After comparing the best competitors, we've found that manufacturer claims about the Levoit - LV-H132 air purifier are an exaggeration.
We surveyed 25 men about the books they'd recommend for other men, and after ranking a list of 50 contenders our top pick is Neil Postman's "Amusing Ourselves to Death."
After consulting health experts and testing the water from four alkaline water filter pitchers, we don't think any of them are worth buying. Even if you're not buying it for health benefits, the best alkaline water pitcher manufacturer doesn't (or can't) tell you what's in their filters.
We’ve researched the instruction manuals and maintenance guides for more than a dozen different air conditioners in the course of testing portable air conditioners and window air conditioners. These are the steps you need to take every year to keep your air conditioner working its best. How to clean an air conditioner air filter The first […]
After months of testing, our choice for best electricity usage monitor is the BN-LINK - BNC-60 Wi-Fi smart plug. It's affordable, reliable, and easy to set up.
After surveying pen collectors and performing our own writing tests, our pick for the best executive pen is the Montblanc - Meisterstück, the most iconic pen ever made.
After our tester's family of four ate out of survival kits for a week, the Mountain House - Just in Case 3-day kit tops their list of the best emergency food.
After comparing eight top-selling beer coolers in an all-day insulation test, we found that the best beer koozie overall is the Thermos - 2700TRI6.
After testing weight capacity and handling in an obstacle course, we think the best hand truck is the Magliner - HMK119UA4, a full-size model with 10-inch tires.
We spent a month testing the best ear plugs for sleeping. Mack's - Pillow Soft silicone putty ear plugs form to your ear to give you a perfect seal without any hassle.
To find the best beef jerky, our testers tried top brands side-by-side in blind tests. then ranked the top ten affordable choices. Lucky Jerky won us over with its simple recipe and chewy texture.
We got a musician and audio engineer to spend a month testing to find the best earplugs for concerts. Vibes - High Fidelity ear plugs are easy to use and sound great.
Our team worked with service personnel to find and test the best tactical flashlight. The Klarus - XT11GT gives you instant access to modes you need, and charges with a USB cable.
After 18 months of testing on mixed surfaces, we tested the top vacuums on hardwood. The best vacuum for hardwood floors is the Shark - Apex, with its revolutionary soft roller.
After comparing the offerings of top razor manufacturers and 12 wet shaving supply shops, we tested the best shaving kits for men. The Oneblade - Core is the best luxury shave set overall.
After researching and testing top-selling options, we don't recommend shower filters for most homes. If you're extremely sensitive, though, the AquaBliss - SF100 is the best shower filter for chlorine.
After testing the accuracy and reliability of nine different models, we think the unique sensor and excellent price of the Franklin Sensors - T6 make it the best stud finder.
We tested six new top-rated distance meters against our long-term test model, and the Bosch - GLM 50C is our pick for the best laser measuring tool.
After months of research and testing top designs for power, handling and dust control, we chose the Kenmore - Elite as the best canister vacuum. The unique multi-mode floor head switches quickly between carpets and bare floors, and the power and dust control are competitive with vacuums that are double or triple the price.
After testing four top-ranked options, the Brita - BB10 won our pick as the best filtered water bottle for safe-to-drink city water.
We tested ten of the best drywall anchors and found that the E-Z Ancor - Toggle Anchor is ideal for mounting decor without a stud for support.
We researched and tested the best garage shelving racks from major retailers and found that the Gladiator - Heavy Duty Wire Rack is the best way to organize your garage.
After testing the top-selling brands, we've picked the Rubbermaid - Roughneck as the best storage containers for closet and garage.
After consulting doctors and government standards, we found that Parent's Choice is the best baby formula brand based on price, special options and ingredients.
After four weeks of testing five best-selling models in the summer heat, we've concluded that the 29-quart Koolatron - P27 Voyager is the best thermoelectric cooler in a disappointing lineup.
We talked to experts and gave 11 digital thermometers to a test family. The iProven won top marks overall, with Motorola's instant-read model best for checking babies.
After comparing dozens of lab tests and taste-testing water from four top sellers, we picked the compact Brita - FF100 as the best faucet water filter.
After wearing 16 trays and strips for three weeks, the Sparkling White Smiles custom tray system is the teeth whitening kit we'd still use every day.
After three months of testing against beard trimmers and electric shavers, the Philips- OneBlade is our pick for keeping stubble perfectly groomed.
After months of testing six bags for computer-carrying comfort, our four testers agree that The North Face – Mainframe is the best laptop backpack.
After a full year of testing eight wiper brands in the rain and sun, we found out the real differences between wiper brands. The best windshield wiper is the Rain-X Latitude: It wipes well and fits most cars.
We tested five vacuums in three different apartments with pet owners and parents. We found that the Shark - Apex offers the best control and excellent performance on all the surfaces we tried.
After we tested six top-rated baby bags for three months, our team of seven parents chose the convertible JuJuBe - B.F.F. as the best diaper bag overall.
After a month of research, we took 11 of the best kitchen knives for under $100 and put them through two months of testing. The Nexus - BD1N 8" is the knife with the top performance.