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Are Oil Filled Heaters Efficient?

Oil filled heaters come with a long list of advantages. But are they energy efficient? In this answer guide, we look at how much energy oil filled heaters use and how much they cost to run.

Space heater in a home

How Many Amps Does a Space Heater Draw?

Wondering if your breaker has the amperage to run your new space heater? Find out how to calculate how many amps a space heater draws and what size breaker you need to safely run it.

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How Many BTU is a 1500 Watt Heater?

Before you can figure out how many square feet your new space heater will cover, you need to know how many BTU it puts out. In this article, we look at how many BTU a 1500-watt heater puts out and provide three different methods for calculating BTU.

electric fireplaces on sale

When Do Electric Fireplaces Go On Sale?

Looking to add a beautiful and functional electric fireplace to your home but don’t have the budget to pay full price? We’ll tell you when the best time to find an electric fireplace on sale is, plus give you more tips on when to make the purchase.

woman plugging a heater with a ptc element

What Is a PTC Heater Element?

PTC heater elements are becoming more common in home space heaters. Find out what exactly a PTC heater is, what makes them better, and what types of products are available.