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The Best Spin Dryer Of 2019

Spin drying is much more energy efficient than electric tumble drying. Spin drying is also faster — it takes two to three minutes to get clothes to a “barely damp” state.

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The Brightest E12 LED Bulbs Of 2019

LED bulbs are now available in the smaller E12 size. This size bulb is usually found in ceiling fans and chandelier fixtures.

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The Best LED Desk Lamps Of 2019

The best LED Desk Lamp is the Lumiy Lightblade 1500S. With 1100 lux of brightness and a high CRI, the Lightblade can transform even the dreariest space into a warm and bright productive zone.

The Best Standalone Air Filters Of 2019

The best standalone air filter is the RxAir Plus. It uses UV-C Sanitizer to kill up to 99% of airborne viruses and bacteria in a 800 sq ft room.

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The Best Kitchen Knife Set Of 2019

The best kitchen knife set is the Wüsthof Classic 8-Piece Knife Set with Block. This knife set from the well-known cutlery brand feature blades that are precision-forged from a single piece of high carbon steel; full tang; and triple-riveted handles.

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The Warmest Wool Duvet Of 2019

To find the warmest duvet, we need to determine the warmest duvet filling material. In terms of heat retention and the ability to used as filling, these are the warmest fibers by weight: Qiviut [Musk Ox Wool] Yak Wool Alpaca Wool Camel Wool Sheep’s Wool For more details, see my article explaining why these wools are ultrawarm. After testing duvets …

The Warmest Wool Blankets Of 2019

Wool is the warmest blanket material, especially wool from animals who live in cold terrains. Wool is a natural material that includes a crimp, which helps to hold in more heat than a material with an open weave. It also provides natural insulation.

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The Warmest Wool Throw Blankets For 2019

These are my picks for warmest throw blankets made with wool. I have focused blankets that are made ultrawarm fibers like yak and qiviut. It’s only listed blankets that contain for than of 50% of these ultrawarm fibers. See this article for a discussion about the advantages of these fibers. Here’s a quick summary: Qiviut Blankets 100% Qiviut Throw Blanket …

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The Best Water Filters Of 2019

I’ve been reviewing water filters for about 16 years. One of the best filters I’ve found is the Aquagear Water Filter Pitcher (made in the USA). This filter has been certified by ISO 17025 accredited labs tests to remove lead (97.5%), fluoride (90%), chlorine (99.99%), chromium 6 (99.87%), mercury (99.6%), trihalomethanes (99.99%), DDT (98.8%).

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The Best Shower Filter Of 2019

Almost all popular shower filters available today only remove 20% – 80% of free chlorine (not total combined chlorine) from your shower. This includes shower filters that are certified by the NSF #177 Standard — unfortunately this standard only indicates that a filter will remove 50% of free chlorine in the water.