The Best Electric Space Heaters to Keep You Warm

A close up shot of electric space heaters

If you are looking for a fast and efficient way to heat a room, electric space heaters may be the perfect solution for you. Space heaters are relatively small and can conveniently be stored away when they are not being used. They are a popular choice among many people in the winter because, instead of taking the time to heat an entire home, they only have to heat one room, or a small portion of a home, which means that you can get to a warm and comfortable temperature much quicker.

If you are in the market for a new space heater, you have probably noticed that there are several options to choose from. To help you decide which option may be best for you, here is a look at some of the best electric space heaters that are currently available.

Optimus Adjustable Oscillating Pedal Dish Electric Space Heaters – Cost Around $130

The Optimus Electrical Pedestal Room Heater may resemble the pedestal fan that you use in the summer. However, instead of pushing cool air around, the Optimus space heater allows warm air to generously flow around you. The heater comes with two heat settings as well as an oscillating feature to help heat up the room faster. On the front, there is an easy-to-read LED screen that clearly displays the temperature. There is also a built-in timer and a remote control that allows you to change the settings while you are sitting across the room.

Dyson Pure Hot + Cold Air Purifier – Cost Around $500

This 3-in-1 system uses state-of-the-art technology to provide the perfect temperature all year long. While it does have an air-cooling system, it also works as a convenient and portable space heater. The Dyson Pure Hot + Cold Air Purifier uses Jet Focus technology to provide 360 degrees of airflow. The system also comes with a HEPA filter that eliminates 99% of allergens from the air. With this innovative heater, you can reduce your indoor allergies while also staying warm.

Duraflame Infrared Quartz Electric Fireplace Stove Heater – Cost $129

The Duraflame Infrared Quartz Electric Heater can quickly heat up a large room while also providing cozy charm. This system features a 5,200 BTU heater that comes with an infrared quartz heating element that provides constant heat without drying out the air. The front of the heater also features realistic flames that can change in brightness. It also comes with remote control and is energy efficient. This freestanding heater is strong enough to heat up to 1,000 sq. ft. of space at one time.

Lasko Oscillating Ceramic Tower Electric Space Heaters – Cost Between $56 and $66

The Lasko Oscillating Ceramic Tower Fan is a slender and powerful fan that will keep you warm all winter long. This electric fan features a 1500-watt heater that comes with an oscillating system that delivers warm air evenly throughout a room. This heater is only able to heat up 225 square feet of space at a time. However, the tall and slim design will fit perfectly in small rooms and apartments. The tower heater also comes with an electric thermostat as well as an automatic timer. The ceramic element inside of the heater is self-regulating and has automatic overheating protection to give you added peace of mind.

DuraHeat Portable Electric Space Heater With Pivoting Base – Cost $62

The DuraHeat Portable Space Heater is another 1500-watt heater. However, its innovative and portable design is what sets it apart from the other heaters on this list. The system features a spherical steel cabinet and a stainless steel heating element. There is also a long 6-foot power cord that enables you to plug it into a variety of outlets. The pivoting base lets you easily point the heater in an up or down position. There is also a fold-up handle positioned on the top of the heater for enhanced portability. The DuraHeat Space Heater provides 5,120 BTU's of heat and is perfect for outdoor workshops, garages, and other small buildings that do not have a central heating unit.

Lasko Personal Electric Space Heater – Cost Around $30

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Does your office tend to get a little drafty from time to time? Do you often find yourself getting cold while sitting at your desk? If you answered yes to either one of these questions, then the Lasko MyHeat Personal Electric Space Heater may be the perfect solution for you. This 120-volt heater may be small, but it provides the right amount of heat to keep you warm and toasty while you are in your office. The heater is 6.1 inches tall and 2.8 inches wide, which is the perfect size to set on top of your desk or your nightstand at home. With this personal heater, you can keep yourself warm without turning the heat up for everyone else in the room.

Lasko Designer Series Oscillating Ceramic Heater – Cost Around $69

If you are looking for a stylish way to heat an entire room, look no further than the Lasko Designer Series Oscillating Ceramic Heater. The heater itself has a unique and contemporary style that almost looks like a large vase. The vase-shaped heater sits on a metal base that features an elegant and sophisticated design. This heater is not only stylish, but it is powerful as well. The system can heat a room that is up to 300 square feet. For an added level of convenience, this space heater also comes with remote control and an adjustable thermostat that provides the perfect amount of heat every time. There is also an oscillating system that ensures every inch of the room is able to receive a steady flow of warm air.

De'Longhi Convection Panel Electric Space Heaters — Cost Around $170

The 1500-watt convection panel heater by De'Longhi is a powerful and versatile space heater. This heater has a thin and sleek design that is able to act as a freestanding heater that can be placed on the floor, table, or other hard surfaces. Or you can mount the heater to the wall by using the included wall-mounting kit. This stylish space heater comes with two fans built into the system, which helps to heat any room up quickly. This space heater is thin and lightweight and is perfect to use in your home or office.