Senior Staff Writer
Cindy Bailen loves writing about technology and home design. According to her mom, the first word Cindy could read was "KitchenAid", and she has been fascinated by home appliances ever since. In her spare time, Cindy hosts pledge programs for WGBH-TV in Boston and other public television stations.
Articles and Reviews by Cindy Bailen
Whirlpool WED7500GC Dryer Review
June 15, 2018 – The Whirlpool WED7500GC dryer is for people who want dry clothes fast, without thinking about it.
These stain removal tips will change your life
June 12, 2018 – When you see a stain on your clothes, figure out what it is, then start to remove it.
Electrolux EFME627UTT Dryer Review
June 11, 2018 – The Electrolux EFME627UTT dryer is a star. Its controls are easy to use, and it offers numerous cycles, plus steam.
Electrolux EFME527UTT Dryer Review
May 17, 2018 – The EFME527UTT dryer is beautiful and loaded with cycles and options, but some cycles are slower than the previous model.
You’re washing your bras all wrong
May 04, 2018 – Here's the right was to wash every type of bra in the washing machine.
Your clothes are full of static electricity—here's how to get rid of it
April 19, 2018 – When fabrics rub together, it can cause static cling. Here's how to deal with it.
Target just launched an Anthropologie-like home decor line—and it's affordable
April 16, 2018 – Target's opulent Opalhouse home décor collection looks pricey, but it's affordable.
Is Wayfair opening its first brick-and-mortar store?
April 10, 2018 – Wayfair may be planning to open a brick-and-mortar store.
7 easy ways to de-clutter your home, according to an interior designer
April 09, 2018 – If your home is filled with clutter, here's how to clear it out.
Samsung DVE50M7450W dryer review
March 23, 2018 – The Samsung DVE50M7450W dryer boasts loads of options and completely dries every load.
10 things you didn’t know you could clean in a washing machine
February 19, 2018 – Your washing machine can clean a lot more than your family's clothing.
You're doing your laundry wrong
February 14, 2018 – Are you doing your laundry the wrong way? Follow these steps to get it done right.
This German washer can hold enough detergent to last a month
February 06, 2018 – Miele's W1 washer dispense the right amount of detergent and bleach for laundry.
Samsung DVE54M8750V dryer review
January 18, 2018 – This dryer's generous capacity and multiple controls allow you to custom dry your family's laundry.
This new washing machine is like a Keurig for Tide pods
January 10, 2018 – A time-saver on laundry day, these Electrolux front-load washers have a dispenser for pods.
Here’s what happens inside your washing machine while it cleans
December 22, 2017 – Here's how your washer uses water, detergent, and mechanical action to clean clothes.
Maytag MEDB955FC dryer review
December 20, 2017 – This large-capacity dryer accommodates a whole family's laundry and can dry a fluffy comforter, too.
Best Top-Load Washers Under $1,000 of 2018
December 08, 2017 – Our picks for the best affordable top load washers available today.
Best Washers for Large Families of 2018
December 08, 2017 – Our picks for the best washing machines for large families.
Samsung WA54M8750AW top-load washing machine review
November 15, 2017 – There's room for a whole family's laundry and a special sink for scrubbing out stains before you wash.