How far away should curtains be from baseboard heaters?

Answer Window treatments should fall between 4 and 6 inches above your baseboard heaters for safety. In general, you want your window treatment to hang at least 4 inches below the window to hide hem lines... Read More »

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How to Adjust Baseboard Heaters?

Baseboard radiator heaters mount to the baseboards along the bottom edges of a room where the wall meets the floor. Water filled radiator heaters have a control that allows the increase or decrease... Read More »

Are electric baseboard heaters dangerous?

On One Hand: Safety of Electric HeatersElectric baseboard heaters are safe because they do not use flame like a wooden fireplace and they do not have the danger of carbon monoxide producing fuels l... Read More »

How do I clean old electric baseboard heaters?

Cleaning the HeaterTurn the heater's switch to the "Off" position to turn it off. Allow it time to cool before continuing. Use a screwdriver to remove the end caps from the baseboard damper shroud.... Read More »

How do I clean electric baseboard heaters?

Remove HousingTurn off the heater. Loosen and remove the end caps that hold the metal housing in place. Once the end caps are removed, take off the metal housing to reveal the heater's fins, which ... Read More »