Space heater - Safety guidance

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Winter comes with frosty and icy weather that may weaken our immune defenses, especially children and the elderly, which in result lead to pneumonia, cough, flu. However, space heaters have come to rescue. Space heaters have become a crowd-pleasing device recently in the winters as they warm up your one or two rooms faster and more efficient than a central heating system.
But don’t judge a book by its cover. Small as a space heater may seem to be, it is quiet a dangerous device. Take a look at the statistics of the National Fire Protection Association to verify what I mean.

Accidents caused by space heaters in the US, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in 2018

We are showered with festivals on those winter months but accidents don’t take holidays. Don’t let even a small accidents ruin your precious time spent with your family. When the winter is approaching, it is important to go through this safety guide for using a space heater to prevent potential fires and injuries that may happen when you are trying to keep your home cozy and toasty.


Now you know how to use a space heater safely and effectively. Following these instructions, you are sure to have a worry free break to enjoy the winter without your teeth chattering together.
I hope you find this safety guide useful and see you in the next post.