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 … 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 … Continue reading Pelonis™ Electric Radiator Heater HO-0250H Review



Fixing Noisy Portable Fan Heaters

We’ve dealt with noisy portable fan heaters for three decades in many dwellings.  We had them in our bedrooms, third floor finished attic rooms, and drafty condos.  So fixing noisy portable fan heaters became a topic of high interest for us.  We wanted to learn how to fix them  for better sleep, better mood, and higher grades … Continue reading Fixing Noisy Portable Fan Heaters



How to Choose the Safest Electric Space Heaters

So many homes, garages, basements, and trailers these days incorporate electric portable space heaters, to provide temporary spot warmth during particularly cold nights, or when the grandkids come to stay in that frigid guest bedroom. The typical electric space heater is convenient, in that it requires no installation (unlike gas heaters) and usually no special … Continue reading How to Choose the Safest Electric Space Heaters



Electric Baseboard Heater Noise, How to Fix

We’ve dealt with the problem of electric baseboard heater noise for a decade now in our second floor bedrooms. Baseboard heaters are great for adding to the home’s base heating (the furnace). They can fix a room always being cold.  But unless you’ve spent extra money for quiet hydronic heaters, common electric baseboard heaters tend to … Continue reading Electric Baseboard Heater Noise, How to Fix



Electric Baseboard Heaters Installation Help, Hints, Tips, Advice

Electric baseboard heaters installation is a fun experience.  It’s not too technical.  So, it’s not too frustrating. Plus, once done, you’ll feel a much warmer room besides. How electric heating works is easy to understand.  In fact, today’s digital thermostats hide the details of great heat control.  So, try this project if inspired.  If you … Continue reading Electric Baseboard Heaters Installation Help, Hints, Tips, Advice



Electric Heat Pros and Cons

Electric heating is one of the most versatile and simple ways to keep your home warm during cold winter spells.  It’s available in many forms, from baseboard convection units, hydronic heaters, and radiant infrared space heaters, to forced air portable units, ceiling panels, and whole-house electric furnaces can also be procured. It has a reputation for … Continue reading Electric Heat Pros and Cons