This large room infrared quartz heater contains four infrared quartz elements with three heat settings (1,000W/1,500W/ECO-which maintains a constant 68 degrees). Use this space heater from zone-heating your home. Don't heat your entire home when you only use parts of it. Portable infrared heating allows you to establish zone-heating in your home or work space by efficiently heating only those rooms you want to, when you want to. As a plus, heating only the rooms you use, when you use them, can help in reducing your overall energy consumption. For safety measures, this heater has overheat and tip over safety shutoff along with a child safety lock. This space heater also includes a thermostat control system, a remote control with a LED indicator, and a washable filter. Dimensions: 13.6"D x 11.42"W x 15.75"H
- Provides infrared warmth to a large room
- 6 high power infrared elements, Digital thermostat
- Cool touch stylish fireproof cabinet
- 1500-Watt 15 Amp standard 3 prong plug required
- Remote control and 12-hour timer for convenient heating
Lifesmart ZCHT1001US Zone Series 4 Element Infrared Heater, Black
Space heating units are a convenient in addition to more cost effective solution to help in keeping you snug when the temperatures decline . By just warming up the living space you want instead of the whole building , they should assist in keeping down your power cost.
You can find three major types of space or room heaters that people buy . They are the ceramic , oil filled and infared forms and each includes their unique advantages and shortcomings.
Ceramic space heaters function by applying voltage to ceramic materials that make heat and that is then transferred to aluminium parts that heat up . A fan next directs the hot air exactly where the end user prefers it.
Infrared heaters employ long wave infrared radiation to give heat.
Oil filled heaters still require electric power to operate but make use of oil as a heat reservoir and transmits heat through the use of convection to the outside surface area of the unit . These are effective to run but given that the outside areas become hot they have to be used with caution to protect against any fires or burns.