You know about Amber Alerts. They're used in child-abduction cases. Now there are Silver Alerts here in Washington. They’re designed to help find a missing senior – 60 and older – who could be in danger because of dementia or some physical condition.
Fabric steamers are useful time-savers that can spiff up your wardrobe and refresh your curtains. Like irons, they used to take 2 full minutes to heat up. Now some go from zero to steam in less than 30 seconds and come with accessories to dewrinkle more efficiently. Consumer Reports put three affordable steamers to the test.