Cindy Bailen loves writing about technology and home design. In her spare time, she hosts pledge programs for WGBH-TV in Boston and other public television stations.
Articles and Reviews by Cindy Bailen
You can pour detergent into these washing machines only once a month
September 19, 2017 – With these washers, there's no need to measure liquid laundry detergent for each load.
Whirlpool WFW75HEFW front-loading washing machine review
September 15, 2017 – Don't need a washing machine with tons of specialty cycles? This washer does fine with just a few.
GE GFD45ESPKDG dryer review
August 25, 2017 – Great looks and lots of features make this dryer a good value. But it runs slow and its cycles are inconsistent.
GE GFW450SPKDG front-load washing machine review
August 23, 2017 – Homeowners looking for value in a front-loading washing machine will find it in the GE GFW450SPKDG.
Can this laundry sheet keep your white clothes from turning pink?
August 11, 2017 – We tested Color Catchers in our labs to see if they could prevent colors from running in the wash.
This new laundry alternative is safer than pods, and more convenient than detergent
August 08, 2017 – Life Sheets dissolve in the wash and don't look like candy to babies.
LG WM3770HWA Front-loading Washing Machine Review
August 02, 2017 – The LG WM3770HWA cleans well and quickly, and has conquered the mold issue the old front-loaders had.
Best traditional top-load agitator washing machines
July 28, 2017 – Our picks for the best top-load agitator washers on the market today
Maytag MVWB765FW Washing Machine Review
July 17, 2017 – For people who prefer a top-loading agitator washer, who need to wash big loads, this Maytag can help.
Kenmore Elite 81983 Smart Electric Dryer Review
July 06, 2017 – This sleek dryer is white or silvery on the outside and spacious on the inside.
GE GTW685BSLWS Top-Loading Washing Machine Review
June 30, 2017 – Top-loader fans will appreciate the pole agitator and a button that adds more water to the washload.
Samsung DVE60M9900V FlexDry Dryer Review
June 16, 2017 – Samsung's tall FlexDry dryer is a twofer. It includes a separate compartment to dry delicate items.