Space heaters

Space heaters


Space heaters are great for keeping us warm in winter, but they’re a fire hazard if used improperly. These tips will help you keep your space heater a safe heater.


Heaters can burn things


Place heaters on a solid, flat surface. Keep them at least three feet away from items in your home that can burn.


Damaged cords can cause sparks


Never use a space heater with a damaged cord or plug.


Extension cords and power bars can overheat


Space heaters use a lot of energy. Always plug them directly into a wall outlet.


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