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
GE PT7550EHES 30-Inch Double Electric Oven Review
March 10, 2016 – This GE double oven adds features, but a hefty sale price makes it a tough sell.
GE JT5000SFSS 30-Inch Single Electric Wall Oven Review
February 18, 2016 – The GE JT5000SFSS is a good option, but there are more inspired products out there.
Fisher & Paykel DD24DCHTX7 Drawer Dishwasher Review
February 05, 2016 – This unique dishwasher opens like a set of drawers.
5 Delicious Hanukkah Foods Everyone Should Try
December 17, 2015 – Latkes, sufganiyot, and gelt... oh my!
We tried the Girl Scouts Cookie Oven—and this is what happened
December 15, 2015 – Girl Scouts cookie addicts, your prayers have been answered.
Best Electric and Induction Cooktops of 2019
December 10, 2015 – Our picks for the best electric cooktops available today.
Harvard Startup Claims It Can Unshrink Your Sweaters
November 18, 2015 – Unskrinkit restores shrunken woolens to their original shape.
Spam to Kale: Video Shows 100 Years of Dinner Trends
November 16, 2015 – What we eat says a lot about where we've been.
6 Pro Tips for Buying a Great Chef's Knife
November 07, 2015 – Six keys to consider when purchasing your first chef's knife.
Whirlpool WFE530C0ES Freestanding Electric Range Review
November 04, 2015 – The Whirlpool WFE530C0ES is the best freestanding electric range for the money.
LG LRG4115ST Freestanding Gas Range Review
November 03, 2015 – Innovative new cooking technology results in a range that looks good and bakes better.
Best Double Oven Ranges of 2019
November 02, 2015 – Our picks for the best double oven ranges available today.
Your Next LG Washer Will Have A Shock Absorber
October 26, 2015 – A new spin on laundry suspension
Grundig Debuts Innovative VUX Cooking System
October 06, 2015 – If you've seen one high-concept cooktop, you've seen them all.
Bosch HGI8054UC Slide-In Gas Range Review
September 24, 2015 – Anyone in the market for a good gas range should give this Bosch a closer look.
These Appliance Prototypes Are Totally Off the Wall
September 23, 2015 – With machines this beautiful, who needs art?
Dust Mites Beware: Dyson Debuts V6 Mattress Cleaner
September 22, 2015 – Dust mites are the disease. Meet the cure.
Hands-On With Haier's Duo Washing Machine
September 06, 2015 – It's more than just two washers.
The Old Philips Hue Lightstrip Learns Some New Tricks
September 05, 2015 – Hue's future looks rosy—#EF597B rosy, to be precise.
A Smartwatch for Kids? Yep, Haier Made One
September 05, 2015 – The E-ZY SOS watches over your loved ones when you can't.