Dave Swanson covers home design for the Reviewed.com family of sites.
Articles and Reviews by Dave Swanson
Powder, gel, or tabs: Which dishwasher detergent cleans best?
February 15, 2017 – Think twice before kicking powder to the curb.
Detergent packets remain enticing, toxic for children
April 26, 2016 – The soap industry is altering its packaging, but is it enough?
Cut Waste With Edible Cutlery
March 28, 2016 – These spoons come in a variety of flavors—and that’s a good thing.
Change Is Brewing in the Way We Consume Coffee
March 18, 2016 – From cold brew to flat whites, the coffee evolution continues.
IKEA’s Annual Kitchen Sale Kicks Into High Gear
March 09, 2016 – A 15 percent rebate is nothing to sneeze at.
KitchenAid Downsizes Its Classic Stand Mixer
March 07, 2016 – Smaller, but just as powerful—and nearly as pricey.
Use the Right Champagne Glass This New Year's
December 31, 2015 – If you're drinking from a coupe, you're doing it wrong.
Meet the Man Food Giants Hire to Trick Your Tastebuds
November 17, 2015 – A food scientist is quietly influencing what we eat and drink on a global scale.
California Town Enacts, Then Rescinds, Disposable Plate Law
October 23, 2015 – A no-dishwashing rule just didn’t wash for this town.
Tiles Gone Wild: Fresh Looks for an Ancient Material
June 02, 2015 – Take a look at some fresh takes on this age-old surface material.
Gaggenau’s New Dishwasher Offers High-Tech Luxury
April 07, 2015 – Gaggenau’s new dishwasher and speed microwave give kitchens Euro flair.
The Futura Is Here: Miele’s New Diamond Dishwasher
March 31, 2015 – The Futura Diamond is the latest for Miele’s Generation 6000 line.
Kitchen and Bath Design in 2015—What’s Hot, What’s Not
February 15, 2015 – Here are the top kitchen and bath design trends for 2015.
Downsizing Goes Modular With GE’s Micro Living Concept
January 27, 2015 – GE is packaging smaller appliances for smaller living spaces.
Bosch Emerges From Behind the Scenes at CES
January 05, 2015 – Bosch is the man behind the curtain at CES.
Interview: Daniel Libeskind on How to Talk to an Architect
December 13, 2014 – Building the ideal architect-client relationship, brick by brick
To Live and Dwell in L.A.
August 05, 2014 – Dwell’s curated tour of contemporary homes in Los Angeles gives rise to inspiration—and a bit of envy.
Going Green Is Not Only Smart, But Stylish Too
March 17, 2014 – Our kitchens are getting more efficient all the time, but they could also stand to get a lot more colorful.
Wine Barrel Floors Bring Vintage Style to Your Home
March 11, 2014 – Robert Mondavi Jr. partners with reclaimed wood experts to let you walk on burgundy and chardonnay.
KBIS Best of Show Is the Oscars of Home Design
February 06, 2014 – A Dacor oven, Toto toilet, and Delta light-up faucet were among the winners at KBIS 2014.