Category Archives: Heating


Our Picks for Best Portable Heaters with a Thermostat

A portable heater can be a real benefit in the winter, from an under-performing HVAC unit to heating a space such as a garage. Units that have a thermostat are great since they turn on and off automatically. Do Electric Heaters Have Thermostats? Yes, many electric heaters have a thermostat to adjust the temperature. Most… Read More »

Our Picks for Best Heaters for a Greenhouse

The best heater for a greenhouse will vary unit-to-unit as to climate, cost, and how well the greenhouse is built. In my opinion, a gas or electric heater is the best to use, but for another, a wood burner may be a better option. I live in the desert with no ready supply of wood,… Read More »

What is the Best Heater for a Basement?

Keeping a basement warm and dry can be a challenge at times, depending on how it is built and insulated. There are many ways to heat a basement and maintain a nice comfortable living space. This includes mini-split units, electric heaters, gas, kerosene, and more. With the many options, there is no one-size-fits-all unit. Electric… Read More »

Our Picks for Best Indoor Heaters for Large Rooms

Large rooms can be difficult to keep warm depending on a few different factors. Things such as how well-insulated a room is and how cold it is outside can have an effect on how well it stays warm. Indoor heaters are a great way to help supplement an existing heating and cooling system and even… Read More »

Mobile Home Furnace Overview and Buyers Guide

Table of contents Types of Mobile Home Furnaces Standard Furnace vs. Mobile Home Furnace Components of a Mobile Home Furnace and Air Conditioning 80% vs. 90% Furnaces Sizing a Mobile Home Furnace Climates Ton vs. BTUs Sizing Chart for Mobile Home Furnace Updraft vs. Down Draft Furnace Mobile Home Furnace Prices How Much Will it… Read More »

Types of Electric Space Heaters for Home Use

Space heaters are are small and versatile units that can be used in an emergency or as supplemental heat. There are many types of space heaters available in different designs and options for a home. Most all will come with a built-in thermostat and high low temperature settings along with other features. The type of… Read More »