This Editors' Choice-winning bulb excelled in each one of our tests, and you can get it at a very reasonable price point. In our eyes, it's a best buy among BR30 LEDs.
The second generation of the energy-saving Nest Learning Thermostat puts this device even further ahead of the (nearly nonexistent) competition.
Whether you have allergies or just like a really, really clean floor, the Dyson DC40 will make sure every nook and cranny is pet-hair and dust-mite free.
This is a best-in-class LED floodlight that's priced like a bargain bulb. Put it right at the top of your list if you're in need of new lights.
This is a very well-rounded LED at a fair price, and perfect if your home has high ceilings.
There's no comparison -- the Ecobee4 is the best smart thermostat available today.
The Roost Detector is one of the best devices of its kind on the market. It features the design and features of pricier devices -- with a reasonable $50 price tag.
If you aren't using dimmer switches, these are some of the best light bulbs you can buy.
These are the best-performing, most fully-featured smart switches currently available, and well worth the money if you're serious about connected lighting.
For easy, seamless DIY home security and automation integration, look no further than the Piper NV.
This bulb is one of the best values in the lighting aisle, and a great choice if your home has lots of floodlights overhead that need replacing.
With excellent sound and the choice of Alexa or Google Assistant, the Sonos One reaffirms its place as the best smart speaker for the money.
Every parent should consider buying the SmartConnect Sleeper. It's a device you'll probably use for at least a few hours every day, and one that calmed my baby better than any other I've tested yet. At only $100, it's a steal. The app connection and flexible settings are just an added bonus.
August's HomeKit-enabled Smart Lock 2.0 improves on an already awesome product and is worth strong consideration -- even if you don't have an iPhone.
With tried and true hardware inside the bulb and smooth performance on multiple platforms, this $15 smart bulb is a smart bet for connected lighting.
Home security options are evolving rapidly, but SimpliSafe is one of our current favorites. If you want a comprehensive, easy-to-use system that features live monitoring, you'll have a hard time finding a better option at a better price.
This is the best Dot yet at the same irresistible price -- but it will do little to slow Google's growing momentum.
The Echo Dot takes Amazon's popular smart home speaker and wraps it in an ultra-affordable package -- but the Google Home Mini is a very worthy competitor.