Senior Staff Writer
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
10 alternatives to the most popular Ikea products you can buy online
July 25, 2017 – Even if you don't live near Ikea, you can replicate their look.
7 ways you never knew you could use baking soda
July 21, 2017 – Maintain your hair, your plants, your shoes, and your car with a box of baking soda.
Here's why Amazon selling Kenmore appliances is great news for you
July 20, 2017 – Sears and Amazon have made a deal to sell Kenmore appliances on Amazon.com
7 things you should buy when moving in with a significant other
July 19, 2017 – If you're moving in together, you need a few things to make the new place feel like home.
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.
GE GNE25JMKES French Door Refrigerator Review
July 14, 2017 – This handsome GE French door fridge brings desirable features at a fair price.
The 7 best things to buy in July
July 12, 2017 – With two months of summer left, you get the stuff you need now at bargain prices.
7 things you didn't know you could clean with coconut oil
July 07, 2017 – Here are seven ways you can use coconut oil to clean around the house.
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.
7 ways to clean your floors with things you already own
June 27, 2017 – Save money and be a greener cleaner with these DIY cleaning tricks.
Miele Futura Lumen EcoFlex G6885SCVi Dishwasher Review
June 26, 2017 – Superb at cleaning and saving energy, this high-end Miele dishwasher is handleless and hard working.
I tried eco-friendly alternatives to rinse aid—here's what I learned
June 26, 2017 – You can get spotless, dry dishes from your dishwasher without rinse aid
GE Cafe Series CYE22UELDS Counter Depth Refrigerator Review
June 23, 2017 – The GE CYE22UELDS French door fridge has high-end features and brews your coffee.
Maytag MSS26C6MFZ Side-by-Side Refrigerator Review
June 23, 2017 – An industrial look and a family friendly shelf arrangement work, but this Maytag suffers from inconsistent cooling.
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.
Electrolux EI24ID81SS Dishwasher Review
June 15, 2017 – This dishwasher has good looks and cleans well but loses to the competition on price
I tried a $2,000 iron and it actually made laundry day fun
June 09, 2017 – The Miele FashionMaster adds bells and whistles to ironing day.
GE GSE25HMHES Side-by-Side Refrigerator Review
June 05, 2017 – The GE GSE25HMHES looks good, but has the same issue as all side-by-sides.
Samsung RT18M6215SG/AA Black stainless steel top freezer refrigerator review
June 02, 2017 – This new top freezer refrigerator has unique features, modern style and good value.