The best kerosene heater brands as of 2015 include Kero World, Dura Heat and Sengoku according to Top5 Reviews. Homeowners should consider their specific environment and heating needs before choosing an indoor heater.
The Kero World KW-24G indoor portable kerosene heater heats up to 900 square feet, with a 1.9-gallon kerosene tank. The appliance is capable of heating for up to 12 hours, and operates on 2 batteries. The heater features a 360-degree special grill to save fuel and provide safety. It is easy to move to different rooms because of its portable design. The downside is that the heater design is not particularly sleek or aesthetically pleasing.
The Dura Heat DH2304 convection kerosene heater is portable, durable and energy efficient. The appliance has a maximum output of 23.000 British thermal units. The heater is also easy to use and requires little maintenance. The downside is that the model comes with fewer safety features than other kerosene heaters such as the Sengoku CTN-110 KeroHeat.
The Sengoku CTN-110 KeroHeat kerosene heater is ideal for homes with small children and pets because of its safety features. The model features a protective guard around the heat source and automatic shutoff. The heater also has an automatic ignition system and does not require matches to ignite. The downside is that the appliance has a smaller tank than other options in its price range, though it makes up for it in fuel efficiency.