These are the reviews that Sweethome readers are most interested in this week.
The Best Sheets L.L.Bean Pima Cotton Percale Sheets
After testing 53 sets over the past 4 years, L.L.Bean’s Pima Cotton Percale Sheets and JCPenney’s sateen Royal Velvet Sheet Set remain our favorites.
The Best Bathroom Rugs and Bath Mats Lands’ End Supima Non-skid Bath Rug
After testing 17 bathroom rugs and mats, we recommend the Lands’ End Supima Non-skid Bath Rug. It absorbs water easily, dries quickly, and has some of the best materials of any mat we found.
The Best Sous Vide Machine and Gear Anova Precision Cooker Wi-Fi
After testing sous vide circulators and water baths over the course of five years, we’ve chosen the Anova Precision Cooker Wi-Fi as our top pick for its versatility, temperature control, and reasonable price.
The Best Fan Seville Classics UltraSlimline 40″ Tower Fan
After nearly 60 hours of fan research that included air flow tests in a customized duct, we found the $60 Seville Classics UltraSlimline 40″ Tower Fan is the best room fan for most people.
The Best Portable Air Conditioner Whynter Elite ARC-122DHP
After 45 hours researching more than 100 portable air conditioners and testing seven models, we recommend the Whynter Elite ARC-122DS.
The Best Air Conditioner LG LW8016ER
After 115 hours of research and 40 hours of testing over six summers, we think the feature-rich, relatively quiet LG LW8016ER is the best window AC for most rooms, for the second year in a row.
The Best Gas Grills Weber Spirit E-310 Gas Grill
We tested six best-selling gas grills, in rain and shine, on burgers, barbecue chicken, and whole chickens. Our pick is the venerable Weber Spirit E-310.
The Best Pressure Cooker Instant Pot IP-DUO60
The electric Instant Pot IP-DUO60 and stovetop Fagor Duo 8-Quart are the best options we found after 40 hours researching and testing 15 pressure cookers.
The Best Hybrid Bike Marin Fairfax SC1
We tested 14 new bikes in 2017, and the Marin Fairfax SC1 is our favorite hybrid bike for commuters. It comes with quality components and commuter-friendly features, without succumbing to the price creep we’ve seen on similar bikes.