Whether it’s a concentrated shot of espresso, a light and frothy cappuccino, or just a regular americano, there’s probably no better way to wake up in the morning than with a cup of hot coffee. Fortunately, you don’t have to spend a lot of money to get yourself a decent home coffeemaker. Here are five budget coffeemakers that will brew you an excellent cup of joe without breaking the bank.
1. Mr. Coffee SJX23 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker, Black
If you want your coffee quickly and with as little fuss as possible in the morning, then you definitely want an automatic drip coffeemaker. Despite its economical price, this 12-cup machine from Mr. Coffee offers many of the features seen on more expensive machines, including a programmable timer, a pause feature (for grabbing a cup while it’s still brewing), a brew strength selector, and an automatic shutoff. On top of all that, it has an attractive black and chrome design that looks great in any kitchen.