Cindy Bailen loves writing about major appliances and home design for Reviewed and has contributed content to publications like The Boston Herald, Harvard Business Publishing, Boston Business Journal, Boston Homes, Good Life, The Collection, and many more over the past 15 years. According to her mom, the first word Cindy could read was "KitchenAid", and she has been obsessed with dishwashers and other 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
Hot design trends in refrigeration
August 16, 2019 – Refrigerators come in lots of styles and finishes. Choose wisely!
How upgrading your refrigerator can save you money
August 15, 2019 – Upgrading to a new refrigerator will save you money on energy over time.
We tried Amazon’s private-label furniture—was it worth it?
August 09, 2019 – If you need new furniture, check out Amazon's own brands.
These 11 kitchen trends will be everywhere in 2020
August 09, 2019 – Here are the design trends you'll want in a 2020 kitchen.
You're definitely not washing your sheets enough—and it's gross
August 09, 2019 – If you didn't wash your sheets last week, they're not clean.
What to look for in a luxury refrigerator
July 30, 2019 – These luxury refrigerators will fit perfectly into a designer kitchen.
Sorry, but you're hand washing your dishes wrong
July 29, 2019 – To get them clean, you need to be washing your dishes this way.
Whirlpool WRB119WFBM Refrigerator Review
July 23, 2019 – This basic bottom-freezer fridge holds steady temperatures and keeps humidity in the crisper drawers.
Your dishwasher is disgusting—here's what you need to do
July 22, 2019 – Affresh cleans hard water stains, old food, and dirty clothes grime.
Best Top-Load Washers Under $1,000 of 2019
July 22, 2019 – Our picks for the best affordable top load washers available today.
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.