Are catalytic heaters safe?

Answer On One Hand: Safety FirstCatalytic heaters are safe when used properly. They can provide an important source of heat, especially in emergency situations. The heaters can be fueled by portable propa... Read More »

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Are halogen heaters safe?

On One Hand: Halogen Heaters Are SafeMost halogen heaters are enclosed with an outer casing that does not heat up and which include an automatic shutoff switch in case the heater tips over. These a... Read More »

Are infrared heaters safe?

On One Hand: They are Typically not for Home UseMost infrared heaters are not approved for residential living areas or for sleeping areas, according to the Infrared Heater Safety Council. They warn... Read More »

Are immersion heaters safe?

On One Hand: They Can ExplodeAccording to GMTV, an immersion heater can explode and be fatal, as in the 2006 scalding death of Rhianna Hardie, a 10-month-old whose crib was on the floor directly un... Read More »

Are ventless heaters safe?

On One Hand: Ventless Heaters Can Be DangerousBecause ventless heaters have no flues, they vent combustion gases directly into a building's air supply. One of these gases can be carbon monoxide, wh... Read More »