Portable space heaters can go a long way when it comes to maintaining a comfortable indoor temperature, and like any appliance, they come in a variety of models and sizes, with all sorts of user-friendly features. Chances are, there’s a perfect model for your specific needs.
When used properly, and operated according to the manufacturer’s instructions, portable heaters are safe and reliable. But accidents happen, and they are unfortunately a major contributor to serious injuries and house fires.
AHAM urges consumers to follow these simple and important safety tips when using portable heaters to stay warm and cozy.