Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 Review

This Pelonis™ Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 works well for heating a whole room, with its low-profile, thin and tall design, fits into corners, between furniture pieces, under most windows, and functions well as a bathroom heater if appropriate ground fault outlet protection is provided.  It blasts most of its heat upwards, to reduce dangers of … Continue reading Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 Review



Pelonis™ Whole Room Radiator Heater HO-0250H Review

We purchased the Pelonis™ whole room radiator, model HO-0250H to warm the bedroom in our ground level apartment.  Cheap price, at $37.99 on sale at Walmart, this electric heater, performs the same as most other 1500 watt radiators we’ve tried.  It provides a slowly-rising, silent, gentle warming, can roll from spot to spot on its plastic casters to those particularly drafty, chilly areas as needed, … Continue reading Pelonis™ Whole Room Radiator Heater HO-0250H Review



Electric Baseboard Heating Pros and Cons

By now, most of us have heard the horror stories of high electricity bills and insufficient heating capabilities of electric baseboard heaters.  However, on the contrary, they offer an economical alternative to smelly oil and kerosene, potentially dangerous heating, in a properly prepared environment.  In fact, we’ve utilized electric baseboard heaters in our home for twelve years … Continue reading Electric Baseboard Heating Pros and Cons



Pelonis™ Electric Radiator Heater HO-0250H Review

We bought the Pelonis™ Oil Filled Electric Radiator Heater, model HO-0250H to warm the living room in our ground level apartment.  Affordable at $37.99 on sale at Walmart, this electric heater, performs on par with most other 1500 watt radiators we’ve tested.  This portable heater provides a slowly-rising, silent, gentle warming, can be easily rolled around on its plastic casters … Continue reading Pelonis™ Electric Radiator Heater HO-0250H Review



Fixing Noisy Portable Fan Heaters

We’ve dealt with the problem of noisy portable fan heaters for several decades now in our second floor bedrooms, third floor attic apartments, and drafty condos. Portable fan-based electric heaters, whether portable or permanently installed, are terrific for temporarily supplementing the primary heating system (the furnace) in the home. However, unless you’ve spent the extra money for a quiet premium fan … Continue reading Fixing Noisy Portable Fan Heaters



Fixing Noisy Electric Baseboard Heaters

We’ve dealt with the problem of noisy electric baseboard heaters for a decade now in our second floor bedrooms. Electric baseboard heating systems, whether portable or permanently installed, are terrific for supplementing the primary heating system (the furnace) in the home. However, unless you’ve spent the extra money for a quiet hydronic heater, electric baseboard heaters … Continue reading Fixing Noisy Electric Baseboard Heaters



Installing Electric Baseboard Heaters, Hints, Tips, Advice

Installing electric baseboard heating can be a rewarding experience because it’s not too technically involved (therefore, not too frustrating), and after it’s finished, you get a much warmer room for your efforts.  Theory of operation is easy to understand, and even the complexities of digital thermostats has been hidden from the end user for the … Continue reading Installing Electric Baseboard Heaters, Hints, Tips, Advice