It is a great time to purchase infrared heaters while the weather is still cold and prices have dropped. We have noted in an earlier post that these heaters are a solid choice for your zone heating needs. While the weather is still cold and the prices are low, now might be the best time [...]
The goals of zone heating are usually to save money on utility costs while maintaining a comfortable temperature in specific area or “zone” in your home. An infrared heater is a very reasonable choice for zone heating when you consider low product cost, efficient use of electricity and portability. Generally, an infrared heater will have a [...]
As we near winter and temperatures begin to cool, it becomes more and more important to prepare for dangerous weather events. A vital aspect of this is to have a heat alternative if your household electricity fails. Infrared heaters and electric stoves are great options for such times because they can easily plug into a generator.
Now more than ever, we seem to be moving toward more environmentally-friendly energy options whenever possible. One of the simplest ways to start ‘greening’ one’s lifestyle is to make the home more energy efficient, especially through heating and cooling. Reduce your carbon footprint. Wood fireplaces create pollution by requiring trees to be destroyed and by releasing [...]
One major step that individuals can take to reduce the cost of their utilities is to practice the strategy of zone heating. Zone heating is a home heating strategy that focuses on warming the spaces of a home that are in use most often. Like many aspects of energy efficiency it requires consumers to be proactive about reducing their energy use. The most important element of zone heating is that consumers focus on where they spend the majority of time within their home. For example, if an individual practicing zone heating was planning on watching a movie for two and a half hours, they would lower their home thermostat down several degrees, say from 70 degrees to 60 degrees and then place a portable infrared heater in the room in which they are planning on watching the movie.
With the warm days of April upon us, many consumers are searching for ways to cool off. In spite of the warming weather however, April is often the perfect month to consider purchasing a new heating unit to help warm your home. One of the most popular methods of keeping homes warm is through the use of newly developed, infrared heaters. During the winter months the price of these units can often drive customers away because the technology is newly developed and in very high demand. However, as with most seasonal products the end of winter often brings about major discounts for heating appliances like infrared heaters.
An electric stove can provide the quiet ambiance of a warm fire paired with the convenience and ease of an electrical appliance. For many consumers these units are the perfect option for warming living rooms and bedrooms across North America. In recent years, technological advances have made the realistic nature of electric stove flame displays even better and with efficient heating systems that use fan-forced heat these units have quickly developed into one of the most popular genres of electrical heating appliances.
Electric fireplaces are beginning to take the heating industry by storm but many consumers have been left wondering about how these units work and why they are becoming so popular. This list is intended to answer some basic questions about electric fireplaces and how they work so that consumers can make informed decisions about electric heat.
RVers want to discover America, bigger and more extravagantly than their parents did. Discriminating Rvers are adding more and more amenities to create a home away from home. Electrically powered products such as an electric fireplace and electric heaters and grills provide convenience to RVers seeking freedom. An electric fireplace insert combines attractiveness with functionality, [...]
A freestanding electric fireplace is a great solution to keep you warm and toasty as the temperatures drop this Fall. I just love those days when the air is cool and crisp, but not quite frosty enough to use my central heating system. My Duraflame 750 electric fireplace heater is the perfect solution to heat my [...]