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Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

A good mesh router will spread fast, reliable internet speeds throughout your entire home. After countless tests, here are the ones we recommend.

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Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

We took Amazon and Google out of the running (just this once) to see what other great smart home devices are out there.

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Load Your Dishwasher This Way for Squeaky-Clean Dishes Every Time

Load Your Dishwasher This Way for Squeaky-Clean Dishes Every Time

Tired of running your dishwasher only to pull out still-grimy plates and utensils? This method will change your life.

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Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google
Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

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Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now
Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

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Best Internet Providers in San Diego
Best Internet Providers in San Diego

Best Internet Providers in San Diego

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Best Home Security Camera of 2022
Best Home Security Camera of 2022

Best Home Security Camera of 2022

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Best Wi-Fi Routers for 2022
Best Wi-Fi Routers for 2022

Best Wi-Fi Routers for 2022

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Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers of 2022
Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers of 2022

Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers of 2022

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Best Home Security Systems for 2022
Best Home Security Systems for 2022

Best Home Security Systems for 2022

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Best Internet Speed Tests of 2022: Here's How Fast Your Internet Really Is
Best Internet Speed Tests of 2022: Here's How Fast Your Internet Really Is

Best Internet Speed Tests of 2022: Here's How Fast Your Internet Really Is

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Best Washing Machine for 2022
Best Washing Machine for 2022

Best Washing Machine for 2022

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Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed
Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed

Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed

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Best Wi-Fi Extenders in 2022: Top Picks Tested and Compared
Best Wi-Fi Extenders in 2022: Top Picks Tested and Compared

The Best Wi-Fi Range Extenders for Just About Everyone

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Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022
Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

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The Best Roomba Alternatives to Keep Your Floors Clean
The Best Roomba Alternatives to Keep Your Floors Clean

The Best Roomba Alternatives to Keep Your Floors Clean

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Best Dishwasher for 2022
Best Dishwasher for 2022

These Are the Best Dishwashers in 2022

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Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022
Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

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The Best Cat Toys, According to Our Favorite Felines
The Best Cat Toys, According to Our Favorite Felines

The Best Cat Toys, According to Our Favorite Felines

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Best Smart Locks for 2022
Best Smart Locks for 2022

Best Smart Locks for 2022

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Best Electric Lawn Mowers of 2022, Tested by an Expert
Best Electric Lawn Mowers of 2022, Tested by an Expert

Best Electric Lawn Mowers of 2022, Tested by an Expert

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Best Outdoor Home Security Cameras of 2022
Best Outdoor Home Security Cameras of 2022

Best Outdoor Home Security Cameras of 2022

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Best Rural Internet Providers of 2022: Wired and Wireless
Best Rural Internet Providers of 2022: Wired and Wireless

Best Rural Internet Providers of 2022: Wired and Wireless

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Best Smart Speakers for 2022
Best Smart Speakers for 2022

Best Smart Speakers for 2022

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Best Ice Cream to Order Online
Best Ice Cream to Order Online

The Absolute Best Ice Cream to Order Online

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14 Cleaning Tools That'll Make You Excited to Wash Up in 2022
14 Cleaning Tools That'll Make You Excited to Wash Up in 2022

14 Cleaning Tools That'll Make You Excited to Wash Up in 2022

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Gourmet Dog Treats We'd Totally Sneak a Bite Of
Gourmet Dog Treats We'd Totally Sneak a Bite Of

Gourmet Dog Treats We'd Totally Sneak a Bite Of

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Best Smart Thermostats for 2022
Best Smart Thermostats for 2022

Best Smart Thermostats for 2022

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Best Internet Service Providers for Streaming in 2022
Best Internet Service Providers for Streaming in 2022

Best Internet Service Providers for Streaming in 2022

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Best Places to Buy Specialty Foods Online
Best Places to Buy Specialty Foods Online

Best Places to Buy Specialty Foods Online

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Best Cheap Video Doorbells for 2022
Best Cheap Video Doorbells for 2022

Best Cheap Video Doorbells for 2022

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Best Window AC Units of 2022
Best Window AC Units of 2022

Best Window AC Units of 2022

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Best Water Filter Pitcher for 2022
Best Water Filter Pitcher for 2022

Best Water Filter Pitcher for 2022

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Home Deals

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These Keurig Deals Are Available Right Now

These Keurig Deals Are Available Right Now

Skip the cafe with the best bargains out there on these clever at-home coffee makers.

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Stay Cool With These Deals on AC Units, Dehumidifiers and More

Stay Cool With These Deals on AC Units, Dehumidifiers and More

Summer days are getting hotter and hotter, but you don't have to suffer the heat.

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Best Electric Lawnmower Deals: Save Up to $250 on Sun Joe, Ego and More

Best Electric Lawnmower Deals: Save Up to $250 on Sun Joe, Ego and More

Ditch your gas-hungry mower for a quieter, lighter and cleaner electric alternative this summer.

Save Up to 50% on New Home Decor Styles at Urban Outfitters

Save Up to 50% on New Home Decor Styles at Urban Outfitters

Get boho, casual and sporty home styles for less during this limited-time deal.

DeWalt Tools and Accessories Are Discounted Up to 54% Today

DeWalt Tools and Accessories Are Discounted Up to 54% Today

This one-day deal offers savings on electric sanders, cordless drills, impact drivers and more.

Home Security

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Best Home Security Camera of 2022

Best Home Security Camera of 2022

Indoor cameras, outdoor cameras, nanny cams and smart cams: These are the best of the best.

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Best Home Security Systems for 2022

Best Home Security Systems for 2022

Keeping your home safe is a priority. Consider these top picks for home security systems from brands like Ring, Xfinity, SimpliSafe and more.

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Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

From Wyze to Ring, these are the best video doorbells on the market, no matter your needs.

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

These developers solved the power problem for their outdoor cameras. Toss the wires and install one of these wireless smart security cams.

Best Smart Locks for 2022

Best Smart Locks for 2022

Connected locks can keep your home safe. But when you add up security, ease of installation, integration and price, which device is best?

Home Internet

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Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

A good mesh router will spread fast, reliable internet speeds throughout your entire home. After countless tests, here are the ones we recommend.

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Fast Fiber Networks Have Quietly Won the Broadband War

Fast Fiber Networks Have Quietly Won the Broadband War

Thank subsidies and our pandemic-era data appetite. No wonder Google Fiber has restarted its expansion plans.

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Best Internet Providers in San Diego

Best Internet Providers in San Diego

If you're looking for the best home internet connection available in this Southern California city, we can help with that.

Best Wi-Fi Routers for 2022

Best Wi-Fi Routers for 2022

Your router holds your smart home together. From mesh to gaming to Wi-Fi 6, we've tested the latest models to bring you our top picks.

Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers of 2022

Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers of 2022

Want to upgrade your home network to 802.11ax, the newest and fastest version of Wi-Fi? You'll need a Wi-Fi 6 router. Here are the best ones.

Smart Home

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Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

We took Amazon and Google out of the running (just this once) to see what other great smart home devices are out there.

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If Your Amazon Echo Is Sitting Here, Move It Now

If Your Amazon Echo Is Sitting Here, Move It Now

These four areas in your home should be off limits for your Alexa speakers. Trust us, we've got some better options.

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Amazon Kicks Off Huge Back-to-School Sale on Echo Devices, Fire TV and More

Amazon Kicks Off Huge Back-to-School Sale on Echo Devices, Fire TV and More

Whether you're heading back to school or not, now's a great time to pick up some Amazon hardware.

Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Prime Day may be over, but with prices on popular Amazon products starting at $12, there's still a chance to cash in on a great deal.

The Exact Price of Setting Up an Amazon Alexa Smart Home: We Did the Math

The Exact Price of Setting Up an Amazon Alexa Smart Home: We Did the Math

Turning your home into an Alexa-run smart home will cost you. Here's how much you can expect to spend.

Kitchen & Household

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Load Your Dishwasher This Way for Squeaky-Clean Dishes Every Time

Load Your Dishwasher This Way for Squeaky-Clean Dishes Every Time

Tired of running your dishwasher only to pull out still-grimy plates and utensils? This method will change your life.

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DeWalt Tools and Accessories Are Discounted Up to 54% Today

DeWalt Tools and Accessories Are Discounted Up to 54% Today

This one-day deal offers savings on electric sanders, cordless drills, impact drivers and more.

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Your Keurig Desperately Needs a Clean: 5 Steps for a Better Brew

Your Keurig Desperately Needs a Clean: 5 Steps for a Better Brew

It's time to de-gunk your favorite coffee machine. Here's the best way to do it.

Your Teflon Cookware Could Be Toxic. Here's How to Tell

Your Teflon Cookware Could Be Toxic. Here's How to Tell

If your pan was produced before a certain year, it's probably best to chuck it. Here's how to tell and everything else you need to know about Teflon.

Labor Day Sales 2022: Date and Deals We Expect to See

Labor Day Sales 2022: Date and Deals We Expect to See

Labor Day is just next month and the biggest sales will begin soon.

Yard & Outdoors

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Best Electric Lawnmower Deals: Save Up to $250 on Sun Joe, Ego and More

Best Electric Lawnmower Deals: Save Up to $250 on Sun Joe, Ego and More

Ditch your gas-hungry mower for a quieter, lighter and cleaner electric alternative this summer.

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Best Fire Pit for 2022

Best Fire Pit for 2022

Here are the best fire pits from the likes of Breeo, Solo Stove, BioLite, Tiki and other brands.

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Slash Your Grocery Bills by Growing Your Own Herbs at Home

Slash Your Grocery Bills by Growing Your Own Herbs at Home

It's easy, it saves money and it'll make your dinner taste delightful.

Grill Like a Pro: 5 Tips to Serve Up Ultra-Juicy Meat This Summer

Grill Like a Pro: 5 Tips to Serve Up Ultra-Juicy Meat This Summer

There's still time to become a grill expert this summer. Here's how.

You're Planting Trees All Wrong

You're Planting Trees All Wrong

Turns out there is a right way to plant a tree. Here's how to do it.

Energy & Utilities

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Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed

Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed

Whether you need an air purifier for protections against allergens and smoke -- or just to have fresher air -- we have the right one for you.

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How the New Inflation Reduction Act Could Save You Thousands on Home Energy

How the New Inflation Reduction Act Could Save You Thousands on Home Energy

The bill unlocks thousands of rebates and tax credits for homeowners.

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Solar Parking Lots Are a Win-Win Energy Idea. Why Aren't They the Norm?

Solar Parking Lots Are a Win-Win Energy Idea. Why Aren't They the Norm?

Covering parking lots makes both renewable energy and a more pleasant parking experience.

Window Air Conditioners vs. Portable Air Conditioners: Which One Is Right for You?

Window Air Conditioners vs. Portable Air Conditioners: Which One Is Right for You?

Learn the main differences between window and portable AC units.

Best Window AC Units of 2022

Best Window AC Units of 2022

We put five window air conditioners to the test to see which ones came out on top.

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