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How to Choose the Right Marketplace for Your Product

By mike epson | April 8, 2024

As the fierce competition in the e-commerce market continues to grow rapidly, there is a dire need for online marketplaces other than Amazon and eBay that are niche and cater to changing online shopping trends. From this dilemma also stems another problem for e-commerce businesses: which marketplace to choose to showcase their products?   What…

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What to do when a circuit breaker won’t reset

By mike epson | April 3, 2024

  A circuit breaker serves as a crucial safety mechanism within electrical systems, acting as a guardian against potential hazards like electrical fires and equipment damage. Essentially, it’s a switch that automatically interrupts electrical flow when it detects an overload or fault in the system. Circuit breakers are indispensable components of any electrical setup, whether…


Build Your Own House or Choose a Ready-to-Move Home: Which Is Right for You?

By mike epson | March 29, 2024

Deciding between building a new home from the ground up or settling into a ready-to-move (RTM) house is a significant choice with lasting implications. While constructing your own home offers a unique opportunity for personalization, it may present challenges and unforeseen obstacles. On the other hand, RTM homes propose convenience and faster occupancy, though perhaps…

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The Importance of Mental Health When Recovering From Substance Use Disorder

By mike epson | March 27, 2024

Recovering from substance use disorder (SUD) is a complex and multifaceted journey. It’s not just about ceasing the use of substances but involves healing the mind, body, and spirit. Mental health, often overlooked, plays a critical role in this recovery process. Addressing mental health issues can provide the emotional stability and strength needed to navigate…


How to find a local Plumber?

By mike epson | March 27, 2024

Having access to a reliable plumber is essential for every homeowner. From minor repairs to major installations, a skilled plumber can address a wide range of plumbing issues efficiently and effectively. As plumbing problems can arise unexpectedly and disrupt daily routines, having a trusted professional on hand is invaluable. When faced with unexpected plumbing issues…

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How to Stay Safe when Lifting Weights

By mike epson | March 27, 2024

You must always try to stay safe when lifting weights. The nature of weightlifting is inherently dangerous if you don’t know what you are doing. Poor technique, doing it alone, and even how you breathe can have a negative impact. Here are some expert tips to avoid a severe injury. Learn the Correct Form When…

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A Guide to Styling Men’s Casual Shirts

By mike epson | March 22, 2024

For the modern man, mastering the art of casual dressing is essential for exuding effortless style and confidence in any situation. A casual shirt serves as the cornerstone of a versatile wardrobe, offering endless opportunities for creating polished yet relaxed ensembles. Whether you’re heading out for a weekend brunch or a casual day at the…

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Cruising in Class: Exploring the Elegance of Kitchener Limousine Services

By mike epson | March 20, 2024

Cruising in Class: Exploring the Elegance of Kitchener Limousine Services Introduction Kitchener, Ontario, offers plenty of ways to get around, but nothing beats the luxury of riding in a limousine. Whether it’s for a wedding, corporate event, prom, or airport transfer, Kitchener’s limousine services cater to various occasions with style and sophistication. In this guide,…

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Tips and Tricks for a Magical Kid’s Birthday Party

By mike epson | March 20, 2024

Organizing a kid’s birthday party is akin to crafting a small, joy-filled universe where every detail contributes to the wonder and delight of young minds. It’s a special occasion that calls for creativity, planning, and a sprinkle of magic to make it unforgettable. From the decorations and games to the cake and entertainment, every element…

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Things To Consider To Help You Make Practical Decisions When Buying A New Car

By mike epson | March 13, 2024

Thinking about buying a new car? Oh, I totally get it—the thrill of cruising in a brand-spanking-new ride is unbeatable. But let’s be real: we’ve got to talk practicalities if we want to make a decision that doesn’t just feel good now but also makes sense down the road. Ready to dive in? Here are…




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Here at The Smart Consumer, we focus in acquiring and testing products in many categories to give our amazing readers the best possible chance to find the best product relevant to what is needed. If you feel there’s any products that we have not yet reviewed, that we should, please let us know and we will be happy to take a look at the best one’s we can find.


Our Current Main Categories are:

Our Appliances section have things such as Food Vacuum Sealers, Electric Fireplaces, Smoke detectors and the likes.

Our Automotive category reviews accessories, cleaning materials, spare parts and other things relevant to general automotive repair and maintenance.

Our Baby & Kids category, review a large range of products relevant to either/or babies and kids. This includes the likes of furniture, toys, feeding accessories, child safety and other baby essentials.

Our Baby & Kids category, review a large range of products relevant to either/or babies and kids. This includes the likes of furniture, toys, feeding accessories, child safety and other baby essentials.

Our Beauty section is full of amazing beauty products for hair care, shaving and general hygiene, men’s grooming and makeup and Accessories in general.

Our Clothing is super popular and have a ton of both women and men’s apparel, you definitely need to check out this section if you love great quality clothes.

Our Electronics category, bring you the best of the best and help you avoid the typical pitfalls and traps, many people faces when trying to buy new electronic products.

Our Firearms section, have lots of great reviews of firearms accessories such as holsters. Don’t skip this category if you love guns.

Our Fitness category, bring you all you need for home fitness equipment, wherever you are looking for weights, bikes or other cardio machinery, make sure you check out the reviews here first.

Our Health section is dedicated to personal healthcare products that you could benefit from. Wherever you are looking for skin care, oral care, vitamins or supplements, we have the best reviews. Check them out before you buy!

Our Hobbies category is here to help you if you are looking for anything to do with arts, optics and photography, RC & Modeling or other games and fun things to do.

Our Home & Bath category is here to help you if you are looking for anything to do with arts, optics and photography, RC & Modeling or other games and fun things to do.

Our Home Improvement & DIY is for the handymen around, it’s got lots of great reviews of the latest DIY tools such as ladders, safety glasses, deadbolt lock or painters tape, check out this section now!

Our Kitchen category is one of the most popular categories that have a large range of kitchen hardware, utensils and products you just need to have – If you love your kitchen, check this out now.

Our Lawn & Garden section is super popular with the outdoor crowd, lots og BBQ equipment, gardening tools, outdoor furniture, lawn care products and even pest control accessories.

Our Music & Instruments section is full of amazing music instruments for those of you who love music. There’s always a lot to look out for when you are looking for a new musical instruments, so don’t miss out checking our reviews before you buy.

Our Office category is excellent if you are looking for new office equipment, wherever for a larger office or a small home office. We have done the ground work so you can get the right products that you need first time around.

Our Pets section is a must for any pet owners or “to be” out owners, that are looking to prepare or upgrade their pet accessories.

Our Sporting Goods category is for the sporty people out there, covering a ton of categories such as baseball, softball, Basket, biking, Boxing, bowling and the list goes on.

Our Tools is for the tool that doesn’t fit anywhere else such as hand tools or power tools. This is also a category where you want to make sure you get the right tool in your toolbox.