The Home Depot, Sears and Lowe's carry kerosene heater wicks for sale, as of 2015. All three stores provide both in-store sales at brick-and-mortar locations as well as online purchasing options. The Home Depot also carries combination kits that include an igniter with the replacement wick.
The Home Depot offers free shipping directly to local stores for pickup and free shipping to homes or businesses on orders totaling at least $45. The retailer also includes user reviews alongside product specifications, providing further information for shoppers. The Home Depot makes it easy for shoppers to compare products by including checkboxes on each item that enable the creation of custom lists showcasing the features and prices of each option.
Sears offers a wide variety of wicks in different sizes and configurations, making it easier to find the right fit for a specific heater. Sears shoppers also have the option to make purchases using a smartphone with one of the company's mobile apps.
Lowe's offers free in-store pickup for kerosene heater wicks and also features customer reviews and ratings for many items. Shipping directly to consumers is free on orders of $49 or more, and the Lowe's website also allows the creation of comparison lists.