Best home gadgets: Upgrade your pad

Kit to turn your humble abode into the ultimate tech haven

From man-sized barbecues to the coolest places to chill your vino, see our guide to the top home tech you need in your life right now

For most of us wheeling in a plasma TV, hooking up an ear-lacerating audio set-up and littering the living room with every games console known to man, is enough to serve our most urgent gadget-loving needs.

There are of course those of us where a one-room homage to the latest cutting-edge tech is simply not enough. If you're searching for something to make chores less time-consuming, or crave the latest culinary gadget, we've rounded up the gadgets to perfectly accommodate your hectic life.

Click the links below to see our best home gadgets to upgrade your pad

Best barbecues to buy
Get cooking in the great outdoors with these man-sized barbies fit for a grilling king
- Click here for the best barbeques I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best wine coolers to buy
Store your bottles of vino in style until you need to grab for the corkscrew
- Click here for the best wine coolers I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best lawnmowers to buy
Prepare to tame your mess of a lawn with these cutting-edge grass-croppers…
- Click here for the best lawnmowers I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best fridge freezers to buy
Make a perfect home for your fruit and veg and of course, those all important beers
- Click here for the best fridge freezers I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best handheld blenders to buy
See the culinary kit that may just entice you to get in the thick of the cooking action.
- Click here for the best handheld blendersI Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best kettles to buy
Kick start your morning with six of the finest kettles to make a brew
- Click here for the best kettles I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best vacuum cleaners to buy
Dust-busting devices that should make the weekly chores a little more bearable
- Click here for the best vacuum cleaners I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year

Best digital photo frames to buy
It's time to give your favourite digitial snaps a much sleeker, digitally enhanced home
- Click here for the best digital photo frames I Vote for the Home Gadget of the Year