James was born and raised in South Africa and arrived in the United States in 2008. He received his Masters in Performing Arts from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg. He is an occasional actor who spends most of his free time scouring the web for tasty recipes and attempting overly ambitious DIY projects.
Articles and Reviews by James Aitchison
Best Gas & Electric Ranges Under $800 of 2019
January 24, 2019 – Our picks for the best affordable gas and electric ranges available today.
The Best Pod Coffee Brewers of 2019
December 11, 2018 – These are the best single serve coffee pod brewers available.
The Best Electric Ranges of 2019
March 15, 2018 – The five best electric ranges available today.
Best Induction Ranges of 2019
March 13, 2018 – Our picks for the best induction ranges available today.
The Best Gas Ranges of 2019
March 08, 2018 – Our picks for the best gas ranges available today.
The Best Gas Grills of 2019
April 19, 2017 – We put six popular gas grills to the test to find out which is best.
The Best Charcoal Grills of 2019
April 04, 2017 – We put six popular grills to the test to find the best of the best.
Spring Cleaning Your Home the DIY Way
March 28, 2017 – Clean your house using some savvy, thrifty do-it-yourself methods.
7 traditional Thanksgiving dishes you can make in a slow cooker
November 18, 2016 – Give your oven a break with these Thanksgiving slow cooker recipes.
10 simple smart home upgrades you can install in a weekend
November 10, 2016 – 10 products that will get your smart home started.
All the different types of KitchenAid stand mixers - and which one is right for you
November 04, 2016 – About to purchase a KitchenAid blender? Read this guide before you do.
All the different Vitamix blenders—and which one is right for you
October 27, 2016 – About to purchase a Vitamix blender? Read this guide before you do.
16 scary Halloween movies you'll want to watch tonight - and how to stream them
October 21, 2016 – Sixteen of our favorite horror films you can watch right now.
This smart coffee maker gives you three brews in one
October 18, 2016 – This smart appliance offers coffee connoisseur three ways to brew.
These are the 10 toughest laptops in the world
October 11, 2016 – From modern war zones to the vacuum of space, these rugged PCs can handle some serious punishment.
GE JGBS66REKSS 30-Inch Freestanding Gas Range
October 07, 2016 – The JGBS66REKSS is an entry level range that delivers where it counts.
GE Cafe CT9050SHSS 30 Inch Electric Wall Oven Review
September 21, 2016 – Finally, an oven that gets smart home integration right.
Kenmore Pro 72583 Gas Range Review
September 17, 2016 – Your neighbors won't think this Kenmore Pro is a Viking—but we still like its style.
Kenmore 49513 30" Electric Single Wall Oven
September 08, 2016 – Though it has high-end features, you might want to skip this Kenmore.
Kenmore 94243 Electric Freestanding Range Review
August 22, 2016 – Looking for true convection for under $1000? This might be the range for you.