James is the founder and editor-in-chief of 3beds.com. He is an expert on gear-testing and has been quoted/featured on: Forbes, Huffington Post, Lifehack, Inquisitr, EliteDaily, TGO Magazine, Klymit and many others. James is originally from Fairbanks, Alaska, where he got his degree in Earth Sciences. He is a husband, father of two and grandfather of four. The rest of the 3beds team says that he is starting to forget things. He takes offense at that but doesn't remember it for long.
sheets_bedding
The idea of reviewing sheets made of micro fabrics to find the top choices was in the works since 2014, we didn’t have the expertise to know what to look for and how to rate the sheets. Once we solved ...
reviews
Top Pick in White Noise Sleep Machines It took just under a year to put together a guide on white noise sleep machine and we first published it in September 2016. The updated testing for 2023 included 45 people over ...
inflatables
Intex still firmly dominates both the category of inflatable chairs for adults and pull-out sofas (especially for indoor use) and air pumps for the products. The outdoor lounges (pool floats and patio ottomans) are a different story and the competition ...
other criteria
Last updated: November 2023 Since we first started the category of toddler air mattresses (over four years ago now) three beds have been dominating in each subsequent update. This is also the case in this update. Shrunks toddler inflatable travel bed The ...
best by brand
The ratings of the top Coleman model (Queen Cot) are still solid at 87/100, yet, none of the Coleman models is in the TOP 3 - you can see the currently 3 best air beds here. Let us first compare the top Coleman ...
other criteria
We first created the category of “air mattress with a frame” a few years ago for two reasons: We received a lot of questions about inflatables and airbeds with a frame and decided to answer all the questions on a ...
best by brand
Intex air mattresses stand in a category of their own. What we mean by that is they are a solution for a certain group of people – people who need an blow up mattress that will do the job without ...
other criteria
EZ air mattresses are one of the most popular categories on 3beds.com and the trend has been evident over the last few years. From what we heard from the people that asked us questions and shared reviews of the EZ ...
best by brand
Insta air mattresses are an industry classic and very probably that, across it’s models, offers the best value for money on the market. While other brands “joined in” as we worked on the project of this website, Insta was there ...
air mattress reviews
Intex 2-in-1 is one of the most versatile air beds on the market and as such deserves our special attention. It’s technically one air mattress that can turn into two and accommodate up to 4 people without any problems. This ...