“Volatile organic compounds” is the catchphrase of today’s air purifier marketplace.
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- Large Appliances
- Combination Microwaves
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- Laundry Pairs
- Microwave Ovens
- Mini Fridges
- Range Hoods
- Stacked Washer/Dryers
- Wall Ovens
- Wine Chillers
- Small Appliances
- Blow Dryers
- Coffee Makers
- Contact Grills
- Deep Fryers
- Espresso Machines
- Food Processors
- Garment Steamers
- Juice Extractors
- Kitchen Scales
- Powered Toothbrushes
- Rice Cookers
- Slow Cookers
- Stand Mixers
- Toaster Ovens
Today’s microwave-oven marketplace features models that deliver connectivity and can be placed somewhere besides on your countertop.
Consumers soon might see a Wi-Fi standard.
Today’s irons have even-easier cleaning capabilities.
High-tech capabilities deliver more convenience.
Washer capacity is increasing.
New standards paved the way for more-efficient air conditioners, and manufacturers increased their use of Wi-Fi connectivity.
Manufacturers introduced four- and five-door models.
Manufacturers are adding wireless capability as well as features to enhance dishwashers' cleaning capability.
Systems that automatically turn on a unit when they detect that you started to cook were introduced.
When it comes to wireless connectivity, cooking appliances fall behind other home products.
Gas fireplaces are more expensive than they were before because of the now-required safety barriers that prevent injury.
The premium for new energy-efficient models: $10–$50.
Compactors, like disposers, collect food waste. However, the compactors market has had even less change than its counterpart has had.
The market for food-waste disposers is about to change with the arrival of Moen in 2016.
New blenders handle ingredients that are in vogue.
New energy-efficient regulations loom for ceiling-fan manufacturers, but many already switched to new motors and lights.
Beware of claims of longer run times of ultrasonic models.
Today’s technology leads to more-healthful eating.
Innovations might not be as useful as claimed.
Specialty vacs are more powerful than ever.
Toasters have been tweaked for convenience.
Pricing won’t drop on more energy-efficient mini fridges.
Carpet-cleaning formulas catch up with today's technology.
Programmable thermostats will help you to save money on your bill only if you refrain from overriding the energy-saving settings.
New models are more efficient than ever before.
Don’t get swept away by models that produce the highest temperatures of steam.
The Energy Star logo is supposed to identify highly efficient appliances, but flaws have weakened its usefulness.