Paper shredders help protect your private info from thieves. We recommend the best shredders for home and business use, high-volume use, and small budgets.
You can buy a luxury CD player for as much as a new car, but there's no need to. We found $300-and-up CD players to satisfy the pickiest audiophiles, and very good CD players for as little as $150.
You can spend as little as $10 on a hair dryer, or more than $300. Whatever your budget or needs, one of these four top-rated hair dryers is sure to please.
The modern world runs on batteries. We consult professional tests and user reviews to see which ones offer the most power, longevity, and storage life.
Sound bars provide better sound for home theaters than you'll find built into any HDTV, and without the clutter of satellite speakers. But will you be satisfied with the compromises even the best sound bars ask of their owners?
Not everyone needs a dedicated fax machine, but if you do one of these Brother models will be your best bet. We cover the top options, from a cheap, light-duty fax for home users to a heavy-duty workhorse for the busiest of offices.
To keep your favorite beverage piping hot or cold as ice, nothing beats a Zojirushi stainless steel travel mug. If you want a microwave-safe mug, a ceramic Lenox mug is your best bet. We also found a great accessory for those who want to take their fresh brewed tea to go.
Dyson fans are almost insanely expensive, but user and expert feedback shows that they also extremely effective. If you or your budget would prefer something less expensive, we found a bevy of good performing tower, floor, desk and window fans to keep you cool as the temperature goes up.
If mosquitos, ticks and other insect pests are bugging you, our research finds that OFF! Deep Woods VIII can keep you from being eaten alive. If its key ingredient, DEET, is a turn off, we also name some alternatives that work nearly as well for adults and even young kids.
To keep the sounds of modern life at bay, or for just a night of quiet sleep, Howard Leight disposable earplugs rate best. For concert goers, Etymotic earplugs turn down the volume without squelching the sound quality. Mack's earplugs are a top choice for swimmers.
Cheap and reliable, these well-rated portable chargers can make sure your mobile devices won't run dry when an outlet is nowhere to be found. Power banks from RAVPower and Anker draw the lion's share of positive reviews.
For home or on the worksite, Ridgid wet-dry vacuums make quick work of messy cleanups. For workshop use, we found a great performing Makita tool-activated shop vacuum. Need to go cordless? Check out this DeWalt model.
For most homes and small offices, reviewers say Canon flatbed scanners are your best bet. Choose Epson for the best image quality and Fujitsu for sheet-fed scanners.
Live through a hurricane like Sandy and you'll quickly learn the value of a reliable back-up generator. These are the models that experts and users say will see you through to safety.
It's a year later, but experts and owners agree that last year's Best Reviewed compound miter saws are this year's too, and they are all from DeWalt.