Are space heaters open-coiled?

Answer Heaters come in several different types: open-coil, tubular heaters, strip heaters, and quartz heaters. Some space heaters are open-coiled and some are not. Some companies and universities do not a... Read More »

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Arctic Space Heaters?

A Space Heater Arctic (SHA) is a military-issue heater used in military tents and other small to medium structures. It is designed for cold to Arctic conditions, including weather that is well belo... Read More »

Requirements for Space Heaters?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, small space heaters typically are purchased when the buyer's main heating system is inadequate or too expensive to use. Space heaters require fuel to wor... Read More »

How much energy do space heaters use?

A 1,000 watt space heater run for six hours a day will use 180 kilowatt hours of electricity per month, according to the APS electric utility company. Assuming a monthly cost of $0.10 per kwh, thi... Read More »

Propane Space Heaters Vs. Fireplaces?

Throughout history, civilizations accessed the heating power of fire to keep warm during cold winter months. While heating sources evolved, fireplaces and propane space heaters remain two of the mo... Read More »