Portable space heater are meant to do exactly as their name says: heat a small space. But space heaters can take a toll on your energy bills if used improperly, and some models have the potential to create dangerous fire hazards.
This winter, ditch the space heater and try these alternative solutions to stay cozy.
- Use an electric blanket to keep warm during the night.
- Caulk and weatherstrip around all windows and doors to prevent heat loss.
- Consider adding insulation to your attic and around duct work.