Jan 13, 2009 ... How much electricity is my space heater using? ... Do you want a model with a
thermostat, or will you manually turn it off and on as necessary?
The amount of electricity a space heater uses is not indicative of the efficiency of
the heater; that comes from the type and style. When used correctly, a ...
Many people use electric, gas or radiant space heaters as a way to warm less-
toasty areas in their home or ... So when does using space heaters make sense?
Jan 10, 2011 ... But our power bill soared last month, so I decided to do a little more research.
The short answer is that it depends on how much of your house you're heating. ...
rooms to be warm, space heaters will use less energy than central heat. ... "But in
terms of energy per heat output, small space heaters will rarely ...
Jan 9, 2012 ... This time of year, I see a lot of ads for various types of electric space heaters. ...
Using a small electric space heater is a strategy that can work, but be ... I did a
detailed analysis of electric space heaters vs. natural gas on our ...
they can slash your electric bill, but what they don't advertise is ... space heater
uses. ... Doesn't sound like much, does it? But running that heater nonstop is a.
Dec 8, 2011 ... Perhaps Trent does not know what kind of fuel their furnace uses or the cost per
therm. ... Related, space heaters use a lot of electricity. I have ...
Unfortunately, that means you will be using (and paying for) a lot of natural gas.
Another option is to heat up a single room with an electric space heater.
If you need heat in a specific room, use a portable electric heater there. ... You
can save a substantial amount on whole-house heating by using space ... One
way to do this and enjoy maximum benefit is to warm the living room while you
use it ...
Jan 31, 2011 ... Just think: a 1,200-watt electric heater left on for just a few hours each ... Here are
a few inexpensive things you can do to cut back on your fuel bill: ... It sounds like
you use your electric heater sparingly to heat a defined space.