This story is part of the 2021 Winter Gear Awards. To see the full list of winners, click here.
Let if be known that when it's ice cold outside, we endorse staying at home. Staying at home to avoid the cold sounds like it'll lead straight to cabin fever, but we're prepared for that. We already know all the things you should have on hand so that your home feels even more home-y. From the entertainment you're going to fall in love with to the things that'll actually keep you warm, here are the best winter products to own in 2022.
The stainless steel build provides a nice aesthetic and ensures longevity, but the creative vent system, which keep fires healthier and cuts back on smoke and ash in the air, is the star of the show.
Easily keep your home from achieving Sahara Desert-like dryness with this humidifier that keeps up proper humidity levels without constant trips to fill up the water tank.
The materials and weight feel excellent, but it's the shape of the glass that sets it apart. Denver & Liely's whiskey glass is a hybrid of other popular whiskey glasses, and merges a wide base, useful for swirling, and a narrower opening for sniffing and tasting.
This turntable combines a striking design (thanks to a glass platter) high-quality components, like an integrated phono preamp and an Ortofon OM 5E cartridge, all for under $500. It’s the perfect partner for a powered speaker (like a Sonos Five) and a new vinyl collection.
Compatible with Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, the Ecobee SmartThermostat has a large intuitive touchscreen display and a smart sensor to control the temperature of rooms even if they aren’t near the thermostat.
It’s still rare to find a Dolby Atmos that costs less than $1,000, much less one for $500, and yet that’s exactly what Sonos has done. If you want a good soundbar for a good price, it’s the best choice.
The Fellow Stagg EKG will heat up to the exact temperature you want, maintain it for up to an hour and look good doing it. It’s the only kettle you need if you’re trying to brew the perfect pour-over coffee or tea.
Philips Hue is the biggest name in smart lights and its White and Color Ambiance line is arguably its most popular. They’re easy to use, highly customizable and work with most major smart-home ecosystems.
This quiet space heater will quickly get you toasty, and unlike most other space heaters on the market, the AVH10 allows you to select a desired temperature.