Appliances

Dyson Humidifier Kills Bacteria While It Battles Dry Air

Dyson Humidifier Kills Bacteria While It Battles Dry Air

The Dyson Humidifier is the only humidifier with patented ultraviolet cleanse technology, killing 99.% of bacteria and projecting clean mist into the room, evenly and powerfully.

The Best Laundry Room Upgrades

The Best Laundry Room Upgrades

A new stackable washer/dryer and a fresh coat of paint can do wonders.

The Internet of Things Will Change Your Home Forever

The Internet of Things Will Change Your Home Forever

In the future, every appliance and device in your home will be connected. Imagine the possibilities!

Upgrade to Infrared Grilling for Faster Cooktimes and a Hotter Grill

Upgrade to Infrared Grilling for Faster Cooktimes and a Hotter Grill

Infrared grilling is all the range in outdoor cooking and for good reason. Check out our results from using the new Saber infrared grill.

A Monster on the Hardwood: Dyson DC44 Animal Vacuum Review

A Monster on the Hardwood: Dyson DC44 Animal Vacuum Review

The Dyson DC44 is a lightweight and portable powerhouse of sucking power. You’ll forget how you ever lived without it.

Hands-off with the Simplehuman Semi-round Sensor Can

Hands-off with the Simplehuman Semi-round Sensor Can

The simplehuman sensor can makes it so easy a baby could use it (and does)

German Engineering & Universal Design Meet at BoschBLANCO

German Engineering & Universal Design Meet at BoschBLANCO

Universal design is changing our world for the better and Bosch is leading the way

Keurig Vue Single Serve Coffee Maker Review

Keurig Vue Single Serve Coffee Maker Review

Our thirst for coffee knows no bounds. We’ve accumulated all types of coffee makers from Bodum vacuum, French Press, Aero Press, Bosch Tassimo, and Keurig Platinum K-Cup. They all offer distinct pros and cons but lately we’ve been using our Keurig on a daily basis. The variety of coffee and […]

Thanksgiving Kitchen Safety Tips

Thanksgiving Kitchen Safety Tips

Turkey Day is almost upon us (hurray!) And with so much activity in the kitchen, now is a great time to review some safety tips to make sure you have an injury- and crisis-free holiday. After all, you have more pressing things to worry about, such as cooking the perfect […]

Update Your Kitchen In Time For The Holidays

Update Your Kitchen In Time For The Holidays

During colder months, and especially throughout the holidays, your kitchen will likely see much more traffic and activity as you prepare meals and host guests. If your kitchen is in need of a little pre-holiday update, don’t worry — you have plenty of time to make changes. We’ve compiled a […]

Let The Dishes Wash Themselves With An In-Sink Dishwasher

Let The Dishes Wash Themselves With An In-Sink Dishwasher

Here at Charles & Hudson, we’re always looking out for the best ways to maximize the space you have in creative and inventive ways. So imagine our delight when we stumbled upon this little marvel — it’s a dishwasher that fits in your sink! Courtesy of Dornob, we saw this […]

Bid On A Pink Custom Range From BlueStar

Bid On A Pink Custom Range From BlueStar

What could be better than whipping up a first-class meal on a state-of-the-art gas range? How about if the proceeds from the appliance’s auction benefit breast cancer research? Chef Marcus Samuelsson (the winner of Top Chef Masters season 2 – love that show!) has teamed up with BlueStar to auction […]

Keurig Platinum Single Serve Coffee System Review

Keurig Platinum Single Serve Coffee System Review

We’re big time coffee fans and need at least one cup (usually two) to help us get going in the morning. Nothing beats coffee from a French press of just grounded fresh roasted beans but sometimes we just don’t have the time to do that. That’s when you need a […]

Trend Watch: Fridges Of The Future

Trend Watch: Fridges Of The Future

The refrigerator is truly a modern wonder, isn’t it? It keeps our food and drinks cold, and also serves as an artwork and message display center. We came across a great Kitchens.com post on refrigeration trends and it made us realize just how far this mighty appliance has come. The […]

Samsung Unveils LCD Fridge With Apps

Samsung Unveils LCD Fridge With Apps

With the prevalence of touchscreen, app-based products continuing to dominate the market, it was only a matter of time before an enterprising mind applied this technology to appliances. Samsung has introduced a refrigerator complete with an 8-inch WiFi-supported LCD screen that features 8 apps: Memos, Photos, Epicurious, Calendar, Weatherbug, AP, […]

Kitchen Showdown: Gas Ranges vs. Electric Stoves

Kitchen Showdown: Gas Ranges vs. Electric Stoves

Have you ever noticed that talking about gas stoves vs. their electric counterparts can get a little, er, heated? (No pun intended!) It seems people have some pretty adamant opinions as to which is best when it comes to performance and cost. Here at C&H headquarters, we’d like to consider […]

Quick And Affordable Kitchen Fixes

Quick And Affordable Kitchen Fixes

If you can’t afford a kitchen remodel but want to change the look of it, you have a few options in updating your space. The best part about these projects? Not only are they affordable, but they’re quick, so you can implement a budget-friendly makeover in a few hours or […]

Trend Watch: Hiding Kitchen Appliances Within Cabinetry

Trend Watch: Hiding Kitchen Appliances Within Cabinetry

Stainless steel, bright colors–today’s appliances are certainly as eye-catching as they are functional. And in some cases, certain appliances can serve as a trophy of sorts; a state-of-the-art refrigerator, perhaps, or my personal holy grail: the KitchenAid artisan stand mixer. Yet an emerging trend is producing an interesting result in […]

How To Move and Replace Your Dishwasher

How To Move and Replace Your Dishwasher

Did you just (finally) invest in a dishwasher? Or has your family upgraded to a fancy new model? Good for you – this is one appliance that is vital to the efficiency of a modern home. Who wants to scrub dirty dishes for hours anymore? Now it’s time to try […]

Update Your Space with 2011 Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Update Your Space with 2011 Kitchen Remodeling Trends

The new year is nearly upon us, and that means trend forecasts are being released on an almost daily basis. If you’re planning to update your kitchen in 2011, you may want to consider some of these current trends that will add style and functionality to your space. + Integrate […]

Get Creative With Your Freezer

Get Creative With Your Freezer

During the busy holiday season, you’re more than likely to find yourself entertaining at some point. But rather than struggling with some of the various side effects of playing host or hostess, we have some quirky tips on ways to make your freezer work for you beyond storing ice cream […]