The considerations to make when choosing an electrical space heater include safety, energy conservation and the heater’s noise level. Buyers should also factor in the heater’s capacity. More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

A thermostat connected to a central heating system is typically far safer than a space heater, according to the United States Energy Department. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that around 25,000 resi... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

As of 2015, the highest-rated space heater is the Lasko 754200, according to Users of and give the heater 4.6 and 4.5 out of five stars, respectively, while the ... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Ceramic heaters have several advantages over other types of heaters including a lower risk of fire, energy efficiency and conservation of space. These heaters are best used to provide heat for small rooms and working are... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Space heaters are rated on performance features such as heat output, circulation efficiency, thermostatic control, noise level and anti-fire safety. Since the product's benefits largely depend on the user's individual ne... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Quiet space heaters can be just as effective as their noisier counterparts, and the noise level of a space heater doesn't directly correlate with its efficiency. Quiet heaters may also have a psychological advantage, as ... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

While electric space heater manufacturers add several safety features to their units, the heaters are not without risk. Surfaces often get hot enough to cause burns and ignite flammable materials while overloaded electri... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling