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iRobot Roomba 694 at Best Buy - WiFi connected robot vacuum

Why is my Roomba side brush not spinning?

Roomba brushes require some maintenance from time to time. Here are tips and a step-by-step process to fix the issue of when it decides to stop spinning.
Woman using Shark Ninja Rocket vacuum.

How to reduce high pitch noise of Shark vacuums

Is your Shark vac starting to make annoying noises? That's an important sign to do some maintenance. Here's how to handle it and what to check.
Instant Pot Duo Plus on a kitchen countertop surrounded by food.

What is a pressure cooker, and how do you use it?

We've broken down exactly what a pressure cooker is, how to use one, and what you can make with one of these great time-saving devices.
iRobot Roomba j7+ on hardwood floor.

Why does my Roomba keep cleaning the same area?

Roombas may malfunction and go over the same area multiple times. Here are some tips to help fix that behavior.
Underside and brushes of iRobot Roomba j7+.

How to connect a Roomba to Wi-Fi

Roombas are incredibly smart robot vacuums, but you'll need to connect them to your Wi-Fi network to enable the best features. Here's what you need to do.
The Shark Rotator vacuum in action.

Shark vacuum not sucking? Here’s how to fix it

Is your Shark vacuum losing suction? That's a serious problem, but there are lots of troubleshooting tricks you can try. Here are the most effective DIY fixes.
Roomba on floor with dog.

The best Roomba name ideas for your robot vacuum

It feels a little weird calling your Roomba "Roomba" when giving commands or talking to it. Try out these stylish names instead!
iRobot Roomba j7+ in dock beside dog.

The iRobot Genius 4.0 update makes Roombas even smarter

The iRobot Genius 4.0 software update has rolled out, bringing with it new features and capabilities.
Control panel of Philips 4300 machine with drinks selected.

Is a smart coffee maker worth it?

Smart coffee machines can do barista-level brews at home. They're expensive, but are they truly worth it?

How to empty and clean a Roomba vacuum

Emptying the dirt and debris from your Roomba vac is an essential part of robot vacuum care. Here's a guide on how to do so.
Ninja Foodi 13-in-1 oven.

Ninja Foodi Dual Heat Air Fry Oven: A real powerhouse

This 13-in-1 smart oven does it all, from air frying to toasting to searing and dehydrating food. But does it do it all well? Read our review to find out.
A iRobot Roomba e5 sits on the floor.

iRobot Roomba e5 review: Superb and affordable

Shopping for a robot vacuum on a budget? We put this lower-cost Roomba to the test.
The Neato D10 is the latest flagship robot vacuum from Neato.

Neato D10 Review: Putting the D in deep clean

The Neato D10 provides a better, deeper clean than the competition thanks to its unique shape and versatile cleaning modes.
iRobot Roomba j7+ on hardwood floor.

Roomba attempts great escape from budget hotel

A Roomba, apparently tired of cleaning up after guests at a hotel in England, recently made a dash for it and trundled to freedom.
Instant Pot Pro Plus with casserole dish in foreground.

Instant Pot Pro Plus review: Pressure cooking gets smart

The Instant Pot Pro Plus brings smartphone connectivity back to the king of pressure cookers. Does it do the brand proud?
Samsung Home Hub cooking screen.

Samsung Home Hub uses A.I. to make your home smarter

Samsung's new Home Hub tablet uses A.I. to monitor your home and make it smarter. See how Matter and SmartThings are part of the new device.
ECOVACS DEEBOT X1.

Ecovacs’ new Deebot X1 cleans your home and itself

Robot vacuum and mop maintenance has always been a chore, but Ecovacs' new bot lineup handles it all for you.
LG ThinQ app controlling an oven.

Does that appliance need an app? I don’t think so

Do mobile apps really make our home appliances smarter? Manufacturers say yes, but we beg to differ.
LG microwave above a range cooker in a kitchen.

LG’s newest pair of kitchen appliances integrate with ThinQ system

LG is announcing two new appliances with the ability to guide you through a recipe and even order the ingredients for you.
The Instant Pot Duo Mini on a counter.

The most common Instant Pot problems and how to fix them

Instant Pots are safe, high-tech, and can do almost anything -- but they can be tough to figure out. We list common Instant Pot problems and how to fix them.

The best Instant Pot recipes you need to try

Do you own an Instant Pot and want some fresh, new meals? We've rounded up the best Instant Pot recipes, so you'll be fixing it and forgetting it in no time.
Drinkworks Home Bar by Keurig Press Shots 2 of 5

Drinkworks is shutting down, reimbursing customers

It had the home bartending world in awe, but Drinkworks is ceasing operations effective immediately. Find out what to do with your machine.
KitchenAid Deluxe 4.5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer - KSM97SL

Everything you need for a smart cookie party

Tis the season for baking cookies. We've rounded up the best smart kitchen appliances you need to throw an excellent cookie baking or cookie exchange party.
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How to clean an air fryer

If your air fryer isn't cooking as well as it used to, it may be time for a cleaning. Here's a guide on how to clean and maintain your fryer in five easy steps.
iRobot's Roomba J7 robot vacuum cleaning near a Christmas tree.

Roomba update helps robovacs clean up at Christmas

iRobot has just dropped a Christmas-friendly update for its new Roomba j7 and j7+ robot vacuums that enhances their object-detection smarts.
AmazonBasics Microwave

How to clean a microwave safely and correctly

If you don't often clean your microwave, it's time. Luckily, the process is easy and only requires some household supplies. We'll walk you through step-by-step.
Dreame D9 Robot Vacuum and Mop cleaning for family with pet and children.

How Dreametech makes cleaning your home more enjoyable than ever

Cleaning your home is not really a fun activity but it's necessary. Dreametech is here to help you do that, faster and better, with its smart home products.
Ninja Foodi Digital Fry Convection oven, Toaster, Air fryer

Which air fryer should you buy on Black Friday 2021?

The Ninja Foodie Air Fry Oven is the best option for a compact, efficient air fryer and it's the one to buy on Black Friday 2021.
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Which Instant Pot should you buy on Black Friday?

It's Black Friday, and you want to know the best Instant Pot to pick up. Dive in and we'll walk you through our top pressure cooker pick.
The iRobot Roomba i7.

Which robot vacuum should you buy on Black Friday 2021?

Black Friday is one of the best times of year to save boatloads of cash, and robot vacs are no exception. Here are two great models with fantastic markdowns.
black friday instant pot 2021 duo crisp plus air fryer

Instant Pot Duo Crisp vs. Ninja Foodi

The Ninja Foodi and Instant Pot Duo Crisp both let you air fry, pressure cook, and more. But, which appliance is better? We compare the two.
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Roborock’s S7 is the best way to vacuum and mop, with no effort

The Roborock S7 is a smart robot vacuum and a mop, and with an auto-empty dock it clears the dustbin for up to 8 weeks. It's also on sale for Black Friday.
Verona Prestige Series 4-Piece Appliance Set.

You don’t want to miss these amazing Black Friday appliance deals at AJ Madison

AJ Madison is hosting some amazing Black Friday deals on appliances like washers, dryers, and more! Don't miss these offers!
Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo N8 Pro+ on hardwood floor.

Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo N8 Pro+ review: Quietly gets the job done

Self-emptying robot vacuums are becoming popular, with the Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo N8 Pro+ making some noise with its 2-in-1 functionality and excellent value.