Editor in Chief, Reviewed Home
Keith oversees Reviewed.com's appliance and automotive sites. His work has appeared in publications such as Wired, Car & Driver, Atlas Obscura, and CityLab.
Articles and Reviews by Keith Barry
Soon, your Roomba will work with Alexa
March 15, 2017 – iRobot vacuums will tell you where your house is dirtiest, too
The pros and cons of bagged vacuums vs bagless vacuums
January 26, 2017 – Vacuuming is a chore. Choosing a vacuum shouldn’t be.
Before you buy a robot vacuum, read this
November 28, 2016 – Robot vacuums are popular gifts—but don't spend too much on one
Dear Millennials, Buy a Vacuum Cleaner
December 08, 2015 – Hey millenials: Get yourself a grown-up vacuum!
Electrolux, GE Deal Marks Industry Consolidation
September 08, 2014 – Appliance companies are getting bigger and going global.
GE Appliances Sold to Electrolux for $3.3 Billion
September 08, 2014 – One of America's most iconic brands now belongs to the Swedes.
Hands Off With The Dyson 360 Eye Robot Vacuum
September 05, 2014 – We spend quality time with Dyson's first robot vacuum.
Miele's Newest Vacuums Clean Up, Despite the EU's New Environmental Regulations
September 04, 2014 – The European Union may have banned powerful vacuum cleaners, but Miele was ready with the C3 Electro EcoLine Plus.
Dyson Finally Unveils a Robot Vacuum
September 04, 2014 – The 360 Eye is as much about its camera as its cleaning power.
Samsung's New Robot Vacuum Is Your Most Humble Servant
September 04, 2014 – Robots are people, too.
What to Expect at IFA 2014: Smart Home & Appliances
August 29, 2014 – From the latest in smart home connectivity to traditional appliances, IFA has it all.
Kenmore Intuition 28014 Canister Vacuum Cleaner Review
July 24, 2013 – Features add flash, but come at a price. The Kenmore 28014 is for people who value style over substance. It's performance is lacking.
Sebo Airbelt K2 Canister Vacuum Review
June 27, 2013 – Sebo products tend to be utilitarian with a sturdy feel, and the Airbelt K2 is no exception. It does well despite the lack of a powered brush.
Sebo Automatic X4 Upright Vacuum Cleaner Review
June 21, 2013 – While this Sebo did do a good job, vacuums that cost 80 percent less clean just as well and don't suffer from some of its aggravating design flaws.
2012 VacuumCleanerInfo Best of Year Awards
November 01, 2012 – These are the best vacuums that we’ve had in our labs so far.
Eureka Boss 4870MZ Review
September 27, 2012 – Compared to this Boss, we would've preferred a vacuum whose brush roll was a little more targeted. Instead, we found ourselves dodging debris as it flew across our lab.
September 24, 2012 – Performance-wise, Samsung's first canister vacuum will run with any other product out there. A few bizarre design choices saw us scratching our heads—and wood floors.
Eureka Mighty Mite 3670G Review
June 28, 2012 – Despite some minor cosmetic updates and an $89 MSRP, the Mighty Mite is still the same straight suction, bagged canister design that debuted back when Happy Days was on TV.
Eureka SuctionSeal AS1101A
June 27, 2012 – The SuctionSeal still does a great job getting dirt out of short pile carpet, but it's also totally ineffective on hardwood floors. It's also about as easy to handle as a grease...
Hoover MultiCyclonic SH40060 Review
June 27, 2012 – The Hoover MultiCyclonic SH40060 is lightweight, in more ways than one. Although easy to handle and maneuver, its high-pile carpet cleaning performance is a disappointment.
The Samsung PowerBot VR7000 is new and improved.
The new PowerBot is stronger, slimmer, and smarter than ever before
Brace yourself... for a clean floor.
We didn't love the first Deebot we tested, but other people do.
iRobot's latest mopping robot gets a permanent price drop