Nothing compares to a cozy warm bed when the weather is freezing outside. It’s even better when the cozy warmth isn’t inside the room but all around your tucked in body. Of course, you’re going to need an electric heated blanket for the job, which is where it gets tricky. You see, you really don’t want anything electric-based to be unsafe in any way, especially if it’s close to your skin. In this respect, you would do best so educate yourself on the matter thoroughly before making any sort of purchase. To save you the trouble, we put together a list of the ten best electric blankets money can buy.
10Holmes Oversized Reversible Sherpa/Velvet Heated Throw-Garnet
This electric heated blanket comes with 3 heat settings to choose from, which is more or less what you would expect from any high-end heated blanket. It also features a 3-hour auto-off feature aimed at protecting you against overheating or any other issue that such a blanket might cause when used for long periods of time. Furthermore, we should point out that it isn’t too bad as a standard blanket either, even without the heating element.
9Holmes Sunbeam – Queen Size Heated Blanket
Equipped with dual digital controllers with 10-heat settings, this blanket will enable you to choose your optimal heat level without having to settle for anything less than what you feel is most comfortable. At the same time, it benefits from a luxury premium soft velvet plush that makes the blanket very cozy overall. Not only that but it also has 200 GSP per side and is 100% machine washable and dryer safe.
8Sunbeam RoyalMink Heated Blanket
Thanks to its SelectTouch digital ambient temperature control with 20 heat settings, preheat, and 10-hour auto-off function, this particular blanket will allow you to find your optimal temperature with relative ease. Interestingly enough, it also has a pre-heat feature that warms cold sheets before bedtime along with a system that senses the room’s temperature so as to optimize its heat output.
7Sunbeam Heated Electric Blanket
With this heated blanket, you get an easy-to-use multi-setting controller that puts you in full control of the blanket’s heating capabilities. As a result of its channeled micro plush fabric, it will provide the highest possible standards of comfort. Also worth mentioning is the fact that this queen-sized blanket is a lot larger than most electric heated blankets on the market today.
6Serta Luxe Plush Electric Heated Micro-Fleece Blanket
Made from 100% polyester, this particular blanket is a lot more comfortable than most electric blankets out there, not to mention how lightweight it is. On a related note, its ultra-thin wires are almost impossible to feel, ensuring at the same time that you won’t experience any hot or cold spots. Speaking of which, this blanket features a built-in over-temperature protection to keep you safe at all times.
5Sunbeam Reversible Sherpa/Mink Heated Throw
It is important for electric blankets to have long power cords, which is precisely the case with this reversible sherpa/mink heated throw from Sunbeam. In this regard, Sunbeam’s heated throw comes with a 6-foot power cord, which should be enough for anyone’s needs. What’s interesting si that this blanket senses and adjusts its warmth delivery based on the room’s temperature and settings being used.
4Sunbeam Microplush Heated Blanket
This high-quality heated blanket from Sunbeam is equipped with a pre-heat feature aimed at warming the cold sheets before bedtime. It also features a system that automatically senses the surrounding temperature and adjusts its heat output accordingly. Given the fact that it features a 100% polyester micro plush construction, you can expect this particular blanket to be a lot more comfortable than most heated blankets out there.
3Soft Heat Ultra Micro-Plush Electric Heated King Size Blanket
Thanks to a convenient pre-heat and hold feature, this blanket will ensure that your bed will be warm by bedtime. Speaking of which, this blanket features ultra-thin wires that are almost impossible to feel, wires that ensure all-around heat without any hot or cold spots throughout the blanket. Also worth mentioning is the fact that this blanket is divided into two separate zones and that it includes dual lighted controls to facilitate the making of any adjustments you might want to make.
2Sunbeam Microplush Throw Camelot Cuddler Warming Blanket
What makes this particular blanket stand out is the fact that it is 100% machine washable. Not only that but it also features a PrimeStyle controller that is easy to grip, a controller that features 3 warming settings and a 3-hour auto-off feature for added convenience. Furthermore, the blanket is made with ultra-luxurious micro plush, a fabric that makes the blanket very soft and cozy overall.
1Sunbeam Quilted Fleece Heated Blanket
There are perhaps no better electric heated blankets out there than Sunbeam’s Quilted Fleece Heated Blanket. This quality blanket has a quilted channel design that makes it very comfortable, even when used for long periods of time. At the same time, it has an EasySet Pro Controller with 10 heat settings to choose from and a 10-hour auto-off function to protect against unwanted accidents. Last but not least, this blanket is made of 100% polyester, which makes it machine washable and dryer safe.