Cindy Bailen loves writing about technology and home design for Reviewed, and publications like The Boston Herald, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston Business Journal, Boston Homes, Good Life, The Collection, and many more. According to her mom, the first word Cindy could read was "Kitchen Aid", and she has been obsessed with home appliances ever since. In her spare time, Cindy works in TV, hosting programs for WGBH-TV in Boston and other public television stations. She is also passionate about architectural color and helps homeowners choose wall colors with her business, Orangesandlemons Color Consulting.
Articles and Reviews by Cindy Bailen
You should really be deep-cleaning your dishwasher and washer
July 22, 2019 – Affresh cleans hard water stains, old food, and dirty clothes grime.
5 ways to stay cool while you’re sleeping this summer
July 19, 2019 – The right bedding can make it easier to sleep on hot nights.
Study: Your refrigerator might die this summer
July 18, 2019 – Study: Your refrigerator might die in July
LG WT7300CW Top Load Washer Review
July 12, 2019 – The LG WT7300CW top loader is modern and easy to use but cycles run slow and clothes retain water.
Don’t roll out your new rug before you get this
July 11, 2019 – Your rug needs a rug pad for safety, comfort, and protection.
Hot dryers may be damaging your clothes—here's what to do
July 03, 2019 – If your dryer runs hotter than 150°, it can damage your clothes.
Samsung RF28R7201SR Refrigerator Review
June 28, 2019 – We tested this handsome fridge twice and each time we had concerns.
You’re washing your bedding all wrong
June 25, 2019 – Wash sheets and pillowcases this way once a week—every two weeks max.
2020’s first color of the year is here—and it’s dreamy
June 19, 2019 – Tired of gray? Make way for cobalt blue, the latest design obsession.
7 dryers that you’ll love
June 18, 2019 – Need a new dryer? These are the best models we've tested.
16 things you didn’t know you could buy at Home Depot
June 18, 2019 – You'll find amazing kitchen, tech, and home decor items at Home Depot.
Your hairbrush is full of bacteria and germs—here's how to clean it
June 11, 2019 – Everything in your hair ends up on your brush. You must clean it now.
Your refrigerator is filthy—here's how to clean it
June 11, 2019 – Your refrigerator is full of bacteria and mold. Get ready to clean it.
Samsung DVE45R6300V Dryer Review
June 11, 2019 – This smart dryer has a dozen cycles including steam and gets every piece of laundry dry, eventually.
Induction cooking—here's why you should make the switch
June 11, 2019 – The science behind induction cooking is awesome and makes its benefits that much more apparent.
LG WM3700HWA front-loading washer review
June 05, 2019 – The LG WM3700HWA washer is ideal for people who want the laundry done their way.
Don't buy a new rug without doing these things first
June 05, 2019 – Buying an area rug? Don't spend any money before you do your homework.
You’re not crazy—your socks can really disappear in the wash
June 05, 2019 – Can't find socks you know you put in the laundry? Here's what happened to them.
Your refrigerator could be making you sick
June 05, 2019 – Make sure your refrigerator and freezer are running at the correct temperatures.
How to steam your clothes
June 03, 2019 – Remove the wrinkles from your clothes without pressing them