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 »

How do I install electric baseboard heaters?

WiringSelect NM type cable capable of supplying the current that the baseboard heater requires. Run the NM Cable from the circuit breaker box to the thermostat location and from the thermostat loca... 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 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 »