Types of Gas Furnaces: AFUE Efficiency Explained

Furnaces have been in a constant evolution to become more efficient and last longer. During this constant change manufactures have continued to rethink the way furnaces work, from lighting gas with a pilot light, to using an eclectic igniter. Even though furnaces have changed over the years many older units are still in service and… Read More »

Our Picks for the Best Propane Wall Heater

Propane wall heaters have a lot of benefits to them and fit into most any home. They can put out a lot of heat quickly which is very nice when the weather gets cold. They also do not require any electricity to run and are great for any environment were power is an issue. Wall… Read More »

What is the Best Heater for a Box Truck?

Many small business own box trucks holding valuable equipment. The equipment not only needs security but also often has equipment that can be damaged by cold weather. This is mainly when the temperature drops below zero and starts to freeze. There are several options for installing a heater in the back of a box truck.… Read More »

Our Picks for Best Heaters for a Greenhouse

The best heater for a greenhouse will vary from 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… 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 was 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 »

What is the Quietest Electric Space Heaters?

Electric space heaters are a nice convenience but can be annoying if they are loud buzzing or hissing while putting out heat. Having a quiet electric space heater can no-doubt help make a home more comfortable. So what are the quietest space heaters? There is different types of technology used with space heaters making some… Read More »

Our Picks for the Best Quietest Space Heater

Space heaters can be great units for heating a room or maintaining warmth but sometimes can be annoying with loud hissing and buzzing noises at times. Most electric space heaters have a fan to dissipate heat into a room and make some noise. There are however units that make little to no noise and can… Read More »

What is the Best Ways To Heat a Garage?

Garages are often the last place heat is added in a home but can become necessary to have a comfortable work area. Often it depends on the climate for what is the best way to heat an open space such as a garage. For example, what works in the American Southwest likely wont work as… Read More »