When you need more heat in a small area, a space heater can be an energy-efficient choice. Before you buy, make sure you know the many different kinds of space heaters available. Not only do they have different kinds of fuel in electric or gas, but they use different heating methods as well.
Convection heaters and kerosene heaters are great for large spaces, while radiant heaters are perfect for a small room. Consider energy efficiency and safety ratings. Make sure you know whether or not you'll need a gas hookup or a propane tank. And check on the many styles available for indoor and outdoor space heaters.