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The Best Dishwasher Bosch 300 Series M
Now that Bosch has updated most of its dishwasher line, our new pick for most people is the quiet, capacious, and reasonably priced Bosch 300 Series M.
The Best Essential-Oil Diffusers Urpower 300ml Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser
We spent more than three weeks testing 13 diffusers, and our favorite is the affordable and effective Urpower 300ml Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser.
The Best Cast-Iron Skillet Lodge Pre-Seasoned 12-inch Cast Iron Skillet
After spending 35 hours on research and putting nine cast-iron pans through a battery of tests, we think the iconic Lodge pre-seasoned 12-inch skillet is best for most people.
The Best Wine Glasses Libbey Signature Kentfield Estate All-Purpose Wine Glass
After blind tasting wine in more than 50 different glasses with a professional winemaker, a sommelier, and a wine critic, we think the best everyday wine glass is the Libbey Signature Kentfield Estate All-Purpose Wine Glass.
The Best Cordless Stick Vacuum Dyson V6
After more than 100 hours of research and testing, we’re sure the Dyson V6 is the best cordless vacuum, with cleaning performance no other brand can match.
The Best Robot Vacuums Eufy RoboVac 11
After testing eight models on more than 70 cleaning cycles over 10 weeks, we think the affordable, nimble Eufy RoboVac 11 is the best robot vacuum for most people.
The Best Washer and Dryer LG WM3770HWA
After more than 100 hours of research, we think the LG WM3770HWA and DLEX3370W are the best matching washer and dryer pair for most people.
The Best Sheets L.L.Bean Pima Cotton Percale Sheets
After a combined 200 hours of research and testing 20 new sets, we think L.L.Bean’s 280-Thread-Count Pima Cotton Percale Sheets and JCPenney’s sateen Royal Velvet 400tc WrinkleGuard Sheet Set offer the best comfort and value for most people. They’ve both topped our list three years running.
The Best Chef’s Knife for Most Cooks Mac MTH-80 8-Inch Chef’s Knife with Dimples
After 75 hours of research and testing 13 chef’s knives in our own kitchen, we found the best chef’s knife for most home cooks. The MAC MTH-80 8-inch Chef’s Knife with Dimples is the sharpest, most durable, and comfortable model we tested. Not only was the MAC much sharper than its competition, but its high-carbon blade will keep it sharp for longer than any other knife in its price range.
The Best Electric Toothbrush Oral-B Pro 1000
To find the best electric toothbrush, we put in almost 100 total hours of research, evaluated every model on the market, and tested 10 toothbrushes in hundreds of trials. The Oral-B Pro 1000 has all of the most important things experts recommend—a built-in two-minute timer and access to one of the most extensive and affordable lines of replaceable toothbrush heads—for the lowest price.