Try It Before You Buy It

Try It Before You Buy It: Hurricane 360 Spin Mop

6:32 PM, Jan 30, 2014

The Hurricane 360 Spin Mop is a mopping system; it comes with a micro fiber mop and a bucket with a special staining basket that you spin with a foot pedal to get rid of excess water.

Try It Before You Buy It: Stone Wave

7:52 PM, Jan 16, 2014

The Stone Wave is a ceramic dish that's made for microwave cooking. It's unique steam-release chimney and domed lid is supposed to make delicious dishes that could take as much as an hour in a conventional oven.

Try It Before You Buy It: Crayola Marker Maker

9:05 PM, Dec 5, 2013

 First came the Crayola Crayon Maker, but the latest Crayola product creates little scientists with the Crayola Marker Maker.

Try It Before You Buy It: Rust-Oleum's NeverWet

7:52 PM, Nov 21, 2013

Rust-Oleum's NeverWet is a liquid repelling treatment that's supposed to prevent water, mud and ice from sticking to multiple surfaces.

Try It Before You Buy It: The Chillow

7:07 PM, Nov 7, 2013

If you're a hot sleeper, get night sweats, or just prefer the cold side of your pillow, the Chillow claims it can keep your pillow cool and dry all night long. The makers say the secret is its water-cooled memory foam.

Try It Before You Buy It: Wine Wipes

6:22 PM, Oct 24, 2013

If you love red wine but hate what it does to your teeth, Wine Wipes claim they can wipe that wine off your smile.

Try It Before You Buy It: WORX JawSaw

10:55 AM, Oct 14, 2013

The WORX JawSaw is a chainsaw tool that has a unique design where the bar and chain is fully enclosed, providing safety but also allowing you to cut through limbs and branches right on the ground.

Try It Before You Buy It: Shake 'N Share popcorn lid

8:19 PM, Sep 5, 2013

They're plastic lids that go over the top of the popcorn bucket to make it easier to add butter and seasoning to your whole bucket and the lid can be removed for a bowl to share with others.

Try It Before You Buy It: Worx GT 2.0 3-in-1 Trimmer and Edger

8:10 AM, Aug 23, 2013

The WORX GT 2.0 is a 3-in-1 grass trimmer, edger, and mini mower all in one lithium powered lawn tool. For anyone who's lugged around extension cords or had to fire up a gas powered tool, the idea of a lithium powered trimmer and edger seems like a much more convenient idea.

The Worx GT 2.0 - Taking my whack at trimming

6:54 PM, Aug 22, 2013

I was up late one night...or maybe I was up very early, and I caught an informercial for the Worx GT 2.0 and I was intrigued.

Try It Before You Buy It: Gel manicure kit

4:19 PM, Jul 11, 2013

The Sally Hansen at-home gel manicure kit claims that in two easy steps, you can have chip-resistant nails with a mirror shine for up to two weeks. It comes with nail strips and a top coat that you cure under a mini LED light.

Try It Before You Buy It: Wraptastic

9:33 AM, Jun 14, 2013

Wraptastic is a dispenser for plastic or foil wrap that's supposed to make perfect cuts every time, with no bunching, sticking or uneven tearing.