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Remington SFT200 Sonicfresh Rechargeable Toothbrush, White
Remington SFT200 Sonicfresh Rechargeable Toothbrush, White
Price: $64.99
2 used & new from $49.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Inexpensive, basic ultrasonic brush; light weight and easy to handle; works as well as the expensive ones for regular brushing, June 27, 2015
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We were sharing a Philips Sonicare brush by using two different brush-heads - the other power brush we have is a rotary one and not unltrasonic. We were excited to get this brush. This brush is much lighter than the sonicare brush, has fewer options, but works equally well for regular brushing. There are three modes: clean, sensitive and massage - these settings do make a difference. Even if you do not use them regularly, you can bet on using the sensitive mode on days when you feel you have issues with your teeth. I felt that once when I had a bunch of grapes and similar acidic fruits. That night ended up using the sensitive mode which felt much better. I sometimes feel that after a dentist visit too.

It comes with an extra brush head and also color rings so that you dont get brush heads mixed-up. There is a nice carrying case very useful for travel. The initial charge needs to be 16h, but subsequent ones can be shorter depending on usage. The charge indicator light (a ring at the base of the brush head) is very dim. You can see it only in a poorly lit or dark room.


Artscape 02-3606 Melange Window Film, 24 x 36-Inch
Artscape 02-3606 Melange Window Film, 24 x 36-Inch
Price: $24.97

4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent privacy solution; does need a lot of patience to apply; Nice end result though!, June 7, 2015
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Our front door has clear double pane glass and despite the reflecting surface, there was not enough privacy as visitors usually try to peek through as they ring the door bell. We did not want to use a curtain on the glass either. This window film seemed like a viable solution and it is with a few things to watch for.

It comes with a thick paper backing which holds the film in good share until you are ready to apply it. Having said that, the box I received it in had a dent which had folded the film + backing to make a few non-repairable "folds and lines" on the film. The manufacturer could use better packing (the outer box was okay - so it is unlikely due to shipping). I had to cut the film to fit the door glass; As per the instructions I measured and drew a cutout (1/16" less than the actual size - to allow stretching and removal of air bubbles) and cut the film. You need a very sharp knife or a pair of heavy clean-cutting scissors.

I wiped off the dust and cleaned the glass with windex and then gently wet it with some water. Make sure to use good quality paper towels or lint free cloth - otherwise, you will get lint trapped between the film and the glass. I slowly peeled of half of the paper backing and applied one edge first and then slowly started peeling the backing off as I applied the rest.

The rest of the process is where you need absolute patience. It is like applying protective film on your smart phone screen that is about a 100 times larger. The applicator tool that came with the film is of no use. It has a rubber edge which definitely does a good job of removing air bubbles, but the rubber edge broke off half way through the process. I ended up using a credit card and it worked well. If you have somewhat larger air bubbles, make sure you use small, diagonal swipes in different directions to move them to the edge. If you use a long unidirectional swipe, the film would make a "wave" resulting in an irrepairable cut/blotch on the film.

It looks nice and definitely served the purpose of privacy on our front door. The patterns are very nice and look pretty. Since I applied it on the door, I was able to apply it on the outer pane of the double pane glass. If you use it on a window, the best option is to apply it on the inside which still looks pretty from the outside, but the patterns wont be as visible.


DII 100% Cotton, Machine Washable, Cleaning, Drying, Utility Bar Mop Multi Use Dishtowel, Set of 4, Warm
DII 100% Cotton, Machine Washable, Cleaning, Drying, Utility Bar Mop Multi Use Dishtowel, Set of 4, Warm
Price: $9.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Large size; absorb very well; but are not lint-free and are of rather poor quality - may not last long, June 4, 2015
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These bar towels absorb very nicely, but are of poor quality for the price (~$2.50 ea). They measure 19" x 16" and the colors are very nice, but they are so thin that the plastic snapper that holds them together has poked rather large holes on these towels. So, I doubt that they are going to hold together too long. In addition, while these are advertised as "dish towels", they are really bar towels that are more useful to wipe dry your kitchen counter than drying dishes. What's the difference? These towels are NOT lint free! So, they do leave bits of lint on your dishes when you dry them. We got another set of lint free dish towels which are much better - similar absorbing capacity, but do not leave any lint


Rubbermaid RM-PL1W Folding 1-Step Plastic Stool
Rubbermaid RM-PL1W Folding 1-Step Plastic Stool
Price: $17.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Rubbermaid nailed the design on this one! Folds nicely to a 1" thick "sheet"; Sturdy and has non-slip feet and standing surface!, June 4, 2015
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My wife and I are 5' 2" and 5' 6" respectively; So we have a tough time reaching the shelf above our fridge. This step-stool is very helpful for us. It has a 12" x 9" standing surface and is approx. 9" tall. It has good 'rubber grip' surface and non-slip feet. It folds nicely to 17" x 12" x 1" and fits nicely in the gap between our fridge and the kitchen counter. There are two click-locks to make sure that it does not collapse on its own and there are two tabs in either side to make sure it does not buckle out due to the weight. The top and the legs are connected with a sliding tab that holds everything together nicely. It is rated for 300 lb and with my 160 lb weight, it held nicely and was rather sturdy.

You need some getting used to in order to fold it back, since the click-lock tabs need to be pushed a bit harder. I dont mind that since it makes sure that the stool does not collapse while standing on it. The only improvement I would like is to make the top fold on to the legs so that it folds even smaller for storage.


AmazonBasics Waterproof Car Bench Seat Cover for Pets
AmazonBasics Waterproof Car Bench Seat Cover for Pets
Price: $17.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Nice size - covers the entire car seat; click-locks make it easy to place and remove from the car; easy to wipe-clean, June 3, 2015
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We have a lab who sheds quite a bit couple of times a year and also can get excited and jump in to the car with wet/muddy feet during our trips to the lake for kayak and canoe rides. We were looking for a good car cover (easy to remove and one that does not affect the primary purpose of the seat - to carry people!). This bench seat cover is inexpensive and very useful in protecting the seat from our dogs hair, as well as water and mud from his feet or body.

It covers the entire seat nicely due to its large size (56" long and 46" tall). The top of the cover has two "clip-lock" straps that can be put around the head rests. The middle part has holes to accomodate seat belt buckles and also has a loop that can be tucked in the gap between the base and back of the seat. This holds the cover in place fairly well. I should point out though that it does not hold the seat as nicely as the one from Solvit brand. There are also elastic bands at the bottom to lock around the base.

We tested in our car on a wet day and an evening short trip to the lake. The cover was held in place nicely on both trips and offered good protection. The seat cover itself is easy to wipe-clean. The clip-locks make it easy to remove from the car when not needed, and the seat belt holes allow others to "share" the seat with the dog. We used a seat belt harness so that the dog stays in place and does not jump around too much. Together, they offered excellent protection to our car seat.


Zak! Designs Placemat with Elsa, Anna and Olaf from Frozen, Set of 4, BPA-free Plastic
Zak! Designs Placemat with Elsa, Anna and Olaf from Frozen, Set of 4, BPA-free Plastic
Price: $9.99
5 used & new from $8.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Nice prints and easy to clean; thin but seem durable; smooth bottom makes them slide off the table easily, May 31, 2015
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My wife who likes Frozen got these placemats for daily use. The prints are very nice and look very good. The placemats are very thin but are of good quality and should be some what durable. While the top side is matt print (not glossy, but easy to wipe clean), the bottom side is very smooth making them slippery on wooden dining table surfaces (We do keep our table top well-cleaned and polished).


Zak! Designs Placemat with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Graphics, Set of 4, BPA-free Plastic
Zak! Designs Placemat with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Graphics, Set of 4, BPA-free Plastic
Price: $9.99
4 used & new from $9.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Nice matt print designs, thin but appear durable; bottom side is smooth making them a bit slippery on polished table surfaces, May 30, 2015
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Our son really likes Teenage mutant ninja turtles. So we were excited to get these placemats for daily use. Our son liked the print design very much. The placemats are very thin but are of good quality and should be some what durable. While the top side is matt print (not glossy, but easy to wipe clean), the bottom side is very smooth making them slippery on wooden dining table surfaces (We do keep our table top well-cleaned and polished).


Vivere UHSDO9 Double Hammock with Space-Saving Steel Stand - Tropical
Vivere UHSDO9 Double Hammock with Space-Saving Steel Stand - Tropical
Price: $129.97
19 used & new from $110.47

4.0 out of 5 stars Easy to assemble and transport; Stays sturdy; Metal hook minimizes wear on the rope; not comfortable for two adults, May 25, 2015
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Having moved to a newly developing neighborhood, we do not yet have trees in our yard. So were looking for a nice hammock that can be comfortably moved indoors during the winter. This hammock came with a nice "space-saving" stand included and fit our bill for an easily movable one and we got it for less than a hundred buck on one of those lightening deals.

It came well-packed and was very easy to assemble. Took less than 15 minutes. I did put some dry wax at the junction between the iron poles (I wish the manufacturer had included a little bit of lubricant to make it easy to assemble). The hammock itself is made very well and and ropes at the end are tied together and completed with a nice metal "hook". This should minimize/get rid off the wear on the ropes. The hammock is very comfortable to lay down on, but unlike advertised, it is just for one person. It fits two adults, but is very uncomfortable - may be it will be comfortable if rods were used at either ends to "flatten" the hammock.


ALPS Mountaineering Escape Camp Chair with Included Footrest and Shoulder Carry Bag
ALPS Mountaineering Escape Camp Chair with Included Footrest and Shoulder Carry Bag
Price: $48.23
5 used & new from $33.91

4.0 out of 5 stars Durable light weight aluminum frame; Cloth is strong and easy to clean; foot rest works well and is very comfortable, May 25, 2015
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Our current camp chairs while comfortable, do not allow us to "put our feet up". This awesome camp chair with a "removable" foot-rest is very very convenient. The strong but light weight aluminum frame makes it easy to carry around. The cloth is not cheap and is well-made and durable as well as easy to clean. The foot rest's can also be adjusted for its height by shortening the strap.

The only thing that stopped me from giving it five stars is the relatively cumbersome way to remove the foot rest. I would have liked if it folded underneath the chair when not needed.


Miracle-Gro Gro-ables Veggie and Herb Kit, 8 Seed Pods
Miracle-Gro Gro-ables Veggie and Herb Kit, 8 Seed Pods
Price: $9.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Easy way to start a veggie garden, but seeds were left on the surface and get removed when you peel the lid off!!, May 25, 2015
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We are teaching our kids this summer on how to start a garden and we thought these would help since starting veggies from seeds can get quite frustrating (based on our own experience). We were excited to see these all-included "seed pods" as a good start for young kids and novice gardeners or those that do not have time to get things properly prepared. While pricey (~$1 per pot), we were sold by its convenience.

Unfortunately, the execution was not as good as the idea! First of all, most of the seeds were right on the surface of these pods. As you peel the lid off some seeds stuck to the lid and got removed from the pod. It is unfortunate that Miracle-Gro didn't even think of this. They could have simply put a cheese cloth-type barrier between the sticky peel-off lid and the contents. This was easily noticeable for large seeds such as zucchini and cucumber, but not for spinach, peppers and tomatoes! I can see now why several reviewers mentioned they go nothing germinating.

If you carefully peel the lid and make sure you put the seeds a bit deeper in to the pod, it works well and all our seeds germinated well. I will post periodical updates on how the plants perform.


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