In order to keep up with all the countless activities that many of us have to do in a day, we could all use some solid time management. For time management at home, a good digital timer can be invaluable. Not to mention how important it can be for cooking and baking. Being able to organize more pertinent tasks will allow time for things that don't require structure. The digital timers on this list were chosen because they are compact, battery operated and under $30. Take a look at these picks and choose the best option to help digitize your time.
The Redi-Chek Professional Digital 3-Line Timer makes time management a breeze. You can schedule and time three different events and forget it. The alarm will sound when the display is hidden. Time and task management has never been so simple. Read Full Review
This one is my favorite because it does more than any other. This timer gives you the opportunity to manage three tasks at once. Whether you are cooking, baking or working, you will be able to seamlessly organize your time. The Redi-Chek Professional Digital 3-Line Timer has a 12 or 24 hour clock, 1/100 stopwatch function and an alarm that beeps when the display is hidden. It has a fold down stand, a magnet and hole for hanging. Never worry about spending more time on a task than you have or ruining your food. It uses two LR44 button cells and they are included.
The Taylor 5828 Digital Dual Event Timer has got your covered when you need an easy way to manage your workload or kitchen tasks. It's easy to position either standing, mounting or using the magnet. Easy to read, this timer will give you a way of effectively organizing your day. Read Full Review
We have all had moments where we spent way more time than we needed to attempting to complete a task. Whether you are cooking or working, in these instances, having a digital timer can be a huge plus. The Taylor 5828 Digital Dual Event Timer is my favorite because it allows you to manage two events at once. This digital timer has easy to see buttons, can be displayed with a magnet, mount or clip and has the time and date featured on the screen. It's affordable and only requires one AAA battery. This long lasting digital timer is a great way to manage time.
This great all purpose timer will effectively alert you of your tasks. The memory functions makes it easy to manage daily tasks and it is easily mountable on any metal surface or use the stand for the counter or table top. Read Full Review
This timer makes household duties such as cleaning, cooking or baking easy. The one touch design has a back lit screen that is large and easy to read. It has a 100 minute countdown or count-up ability. It can also recall the last known use and saves it for continued use if needed. It has two strong magnets on the back that will work well for wall mounting on any metal surface. It even has a small stand for counter top use, making it great as a kitchen timer. The 30 second alarm will alert the task manager when times up. It has superior visibility and requires one AAA battery.
This timer does the job well to help coordinate your busy schedule or anything else that requires organization. It sits well on the counter or table and the buttons are big and clock mode is automatically converts when it's not being used. Read Full Review
The OXO brand seems to do just about everything well. I really like the design and function of this timer. It's pretty simple to operate and easy to read. It has big, soft buttons on the key pad and when not in use, it converts back to the clock mode. The flat bottom and angled clear top makes it ideal for use on a counter or table top. Use this convenient timer to schedule home or house work, exercise or when cooking or baking. This timer requires one AAA battery.
The Sur La Table Mini Digital Timers are ideal for any use. Take them with your or use to organize task at home or when you are cooking and need reminders or food monitoring. The magnets on the back make it easy to stick to surfaces. Read Full Review
These cute little timers are great on the go. Take them with you to organize yourself at work or for a brisk, timed walk. The Sur La Table? Mini Digital Timers is slim and the screen is very easy to read. It can time up to 99 minutes and 59 seconds. These petite timers have a magnet on the back that allows you to stick them on any metal surface. They are also perfect as a kitchen timer for backing or cooking.