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

Top-rated space heaters include the Vornado AVH2, Holmes HFH436, Crane EE8075O, Honeywell HZ-980 and Dyson AMO5, according to reviews by ConsumerReports. These space heaters can lower costs associated with heating the ho... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Consumer Reports writes reliable reviews about electric space heaters and other home appliances. The unbiased website offers reviews, ratings and recommendations for heaters made by DeLonghi, Dyson, Vornado, Honeywell an... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling
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Space heaters can be moved from room to room as needed, are generally quiet, and heat slowly or quickly as the user requires. They also save money by not wasting the energy needed to heat rooms that aren't being used. More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling