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Gas heaters, solar heaters and heat pumps are all efficient ways to heat a home. The most efficient method will depend on the house it is being used to heat. More »

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The Nuheat Home Radiant floor heating dual volt programmable thermostat, and the AirFlow Breeze Home Heating/Cooling system are some of the top-rated home heating systems, according to Amazon.com. As of January 2016, the... More »

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While electric heat is 100 percent efficient at the home, many electricity-generating plants are 70 percent inefficient, as of 2015. Burning fossil fuels, wood or coal for heat tends to create pollution. More »

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