About Us

Meet the the brains behind Meccano Home

What We Do

We review products for your home. This can be everything from cleaning products such as vacuums to air purifiers and toys. If there are interesting products for homes, we’ll try our best to review them.

For product categories, we also cover comprehensive buying guides where we review a bunch of potential products in the given category and then give our expert opinion on which one that you should choose for your needs and budget.

You can forget about all the marketing nonsense – we’re focused on the real world here and it’s what makes us stand out from the other sites.

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How You Can Help Us

We may earn a commision when you click on our affiliate links and purchase the products that we recommend. It costs you nothing and the commission help us create more content and pay our expenses such as hosting, office rent, software costs and so on.

We spend dozens of hours researching, testing and writing reviews and other content. We treat all products from an objective standpoint and never give products that we receive for free a better rating than others.

Furthermore, we do not accept payments for giving products favorable reviews. Mostly, we pay for the products out of our own pockets, so we highly appreciate your help.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Why should I trust you?

We understand that you may be skeptical of us and that’s perfectly fine – you need to be that these days. We are totally dedicated to the products that we review and our ultimate goal is to help you. We spend countless hours every month reviewing products and writing our findings down, and we consider ourselves experts/geeks in our review categories.

Furthermore, we are completely unbiased.

Q: How do you make money?

We make money through affiliate partnerships with online retailers. When you purchase a product from an online retailer that you visited via our link, we may earn a small commision of the sale. It costs you nothing and supports us. Thank you!

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Q: Can companies pay you to review their products?

No, we do not accept payments to review products or give them a good rating. We are completely unbiased and that means we simply do not accept any payments from companies.

Q: Can companies send you their products?

Yes, we will happily receive other companies’ products, but that does not mean we give it a good rating. We may even give it an unfavorable rating, depending on the quality and features of the product. As we mentioned, we are 100% unbiased!

Q: Are you on social media?

Not at the moment, but we plan to!

Q: Which topics do you cover?

We currently everything that can be used in homes. This includes, but is not limited to, smart home products, vacuum cleaners, toys, and appliances.

Q: What goes into a review?

We spend hours upon hours on research, testing, writing, proofreading, formatting, and layout-adjusting before publishing a review. As you can tell, it’s quite the comprehensive process!

No product is the same so we can not give a specific answer as it depends on the product. But one thing in common with all our reviews is that they are highly researched and, rest assured, you’ll make a great buy.

Q: How many people are working at Meccano Home?

The Meccano Home team currently consists of four team members.

Q: Why are there no advertisements?

So that you can enjoy an ad-free viewing experience! We rely solely on our affiliate programs to support us. It’s convenient and will not affect you or your user experience in any way.

Q: I like what you’re doing! How can I support you?

You can support us by purchasing a product from a retailer that we link to from our site. It doesn’t have to be the product that we link to, it can be any product from that specific retailer! You can also support us by sharing our content or writing a comment on one of our articles, reviews or buying guides.

Thank you for supporting us!

Q: How can I get in touch with you?

You can contact us directly via e-mail. We aim to reach back to you within 24 hours.

The Team

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David Shropshire

Writer and Product Tester

David has been a tech geek and avid gamer since he was young. In his free time, he enjoys reading, traveling, writing and of course gaming. His experience with tech brings an educated opinion to his writing.

A year ago he decided to take a leap of faith and do what he loves the most, writing. Now, he writes about anything tech, including software, gaming, PC building, cellular industry and more. He has written multiple buying guides and how-to guides for Meccano Home and continues to contribute to this day.

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Sean Rea

Writer and Product Tester

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Sean is a Canadian University graduate with a degree in Communication Studies and Business Management. He started writing at a very young age and quickly turned that passion into more than just a hobby.

Sean has been writing for school magazines and newspapers for years and is on his way to publishing his first novel. As a huge fan of culture, sports, video games, and technology, he loves to stay informed and is a diligent researcher.

His passion for keeping others up-to-date with cutting edge tech makes him a perfect choice as a writer/researcher for Meccano Home.

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Shelley Marie

Writer and Product Tester

Shelley is a writer and editor living in the Greater Pittsburgh area. After operating her own cleaning service, she quickly decided that writing about everything home-related was more her style. As a woman of many talents, she exercised her writing and editing skills at several well-known retailers and websites, always seeking out the best products that make life easier.

When she’s not researching or writing about the latest and greatest home appliances and electronics on Meccano Home, she spends her time dreaming up her next culinary adventure or playing video games.

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