Long are the days when bachelor pads were strewn with opened beer bottles, tattered furniture, ugly décor and stains on rugs. The new-wave of strong and successful bachelors want a pad to reflect just that, their sense of accomplishment with a little bit of style. Tricking out your pad with items for yourself or to share with some of your buddies who come over to hang and watch a game can be difficult. Good news is we’ve been able to find a couple of great items from smart toilets to portable projectors to side table that charges your wireless devices.
DTV+ with KOHLER Konnect
KOHLER Konnect™ features voice-enabled technology to allow for your shower, bathtub, toilet, mirror and faucet to be finally all connected. From the Verdera® Voice Lighted Mirror which allows you to adjust lighting levels, the Sensate® faucet that can measure exact amounts of water, to the DTV+™with KOHLER Konnect showering system, personalize your daily routine with Kohler. With the showering system, adjust water temperature, control showerheads and body sprays, music, lighting, steam and shower duration with voice commands. With an estimated price starting at $3,300, users can purchase their smart shower system at kohler.com and simply connect to the KOHLER Konnect app for maximum functionality.
KOHLER Numi Intelligent Toilet in Honed Black
The Kohler Numi Intelligent Toilet has become the gold standard for providing the very best in technologically intelligent, well-designed toilets for the bathroom. Kohler’s most advanced toilet now offers personalized settings that let you fine-tune every option to your exact preferences, from ambient colored lighting to wireless Bluetooth®* music sync capability, to the heated seat and foot warmer – all controlled from an intuitive touch-screen remote. The Numi Intelligent Toilet features a myriad of standard cleansing, including a self-cleaning wand, precision air dryer, deodorizing filter and hands-free automation. Starting at $10,400, purchase your Numi Intelligent Toilet in Honed Black at kohler.com and be confident that you’re going to the bathroom in ultimate luxury.
KODAK Wireless WiFi Portable Projector
For all the cord-cutting millennials out there looking for a larger screen to display any clear images or movies are in luck as the KODAK Pocket Wireless Pico Projector allows users to project clear images up to 120 inches without the need for wires. Easily and wirelessly connect to any compatible mobile device and project images and videos onto any surface. Along with universal microSD and HDMI connections, users can simply plug in and play or connect via wi-fi. The built-in rechargeable battery eliminates the need to plug in and its compact design (only 2.1″ by 2.1″ by 2.1″) allows for optimal portability. Starting at $299.99, purchase your projector and included in the package is a tripod, remote and HDMI adapter.
Bachelor’s don’t need to worry about dirty floors anymore thanks to the easy to use and stylishly designed Dyson V7 Absolute vacuum cleaner. Gentle on hard floors and able to deep clean carpets, the cord free vacuum cleaner provides powerful suction for whole-home cleaning for up 30 minutes and only a 3.5 hour charge time. Available in black or red, other features include a soft dusting brush, combination tool and a crevice tool, the lightweight vacuum weighs only 5.3 pounds and is ergonomically designed to clean high-up and down low. The Dyson V7 quickly transforms to a handheld and its hygienic bin emptying means that you just pull the lever to release all the dirt. Currently the Dyson V7 can be bought on Dyson.com.
Logitech Harmony Elite
Be the maestro of your bachelor pad with the control of everything with one universal remote. Harmony Elite unifies control of over 270,000 entertainment and smart-home devices allowing users to enjoy single-touch control from AV receivers, gaming consoles, TVs and even your Alexa or Google Home. Sleekly designed and featuring a color touchscreen with motion-sensing backlit keys and one-touch automation, users can control up to 15 devices with a touch of a button. Control home devices like lights, locks, and thermostats, according to schedules or with sensors or group activities and control them through individual settings. Simply download the Harmony App and be connected to the interest and control your pad with the long-lasting and easy-to-use remote. The Logitech Harmony Elite is available for purchase for $349.99 on Logitech.com.
FurniQi Side Table
Join the wireless revolution with the FurniQi Side Table, which features wireless charging technology seamlessly integrated into its smart and minimalistic design. Taking just 60 seconds to assemble, the table brings wireless power naturally to your home, making charging your smartphone more convenient than ever. The bamboo table is marked with a subtle laser engraving that can be used to charge your devices and a caramel-colored USB cable that blends into the table and can be plugged into a USB-wall or other power outlets. Thanks to an optional audible notification, the FurniQi is easy to use even at night, without turning the lights on. The stylish and intelligent table is available for $199 on their website here.
simplehuman sensor can with voice control
Available in brushed, rose gold, dark bronze, white and black stainless steel ($10 upgrade), the simplehuman sensor can with voice control ($250) has a combined capacity of 58L for trash and recycling. The dual-compartment rectangular receptacle responds to voice control, so just say, “open can” and the lid opens automatically, so throwing trash away is quick, efficient and hassle-free. Along with voice control, the smart can has a motion sensor that opens the can with a wave of your hand. Other features include a liner pocket that stores and dispenses custom fit liners from the inside the can, while the recycle bucket has a convenient handle for easy disposal. Purchase your simplehuman sensor can here and enjoy a smarter, more elegant and easier way to sort your trash and recyclables.