With the help of space heaters, you eliminate the need for a central heating system, especially if you’re trying to heat up a remote room that has no access to external heating sources. The main benefit of using a space heater is that unlike radiators, a space heater heats up the air inside a room in a relatively short period of time. We should point out, however, that some space heaters are equipped with small electric fans that can make quite a bit of noise, but it’s rare for a space heater to have such a feature in the first place.
Either way, space heaters are a lot more maneuverable and easy to maintain than radiators or heating stoves, which is why they’re so popular to begin with. So let us delve into what the market has to offer in search of the ten best space heaters for large rooms that money can buy.
10Homegear Pro 1500w Large Room Infrared Space / Cabinet Heater
Homegear’s Pro 1500W space heater may look like high-tech safe, but we assure you it is a rather decent space heater in its own right. It can efficiently and quickly heat up a medium to large sized room thanks to its dual heating system that combines mica and quartz infrared heating tubes via three heating settings. it also has an LED display for easy monitoring and a surprisingly quiet, yet highly efficient blower fan.
9Lasko 760000 Cyclonic Ceramic Heater
This Cyclonic Ceramic Heater from Lasko is not only efficient but quite versatile at the same time. It features a cyclonic heat penetration system that was designed to heat up the air in a fairly large room in just a matter of minutes, a fresh air ionizing feature, and a multi-function remote control with multiple thermostat options. It is also surprisingly slim given its strength, not to mention how easy its interface is.
8Lifesmart Large Room 6 Element Infrared Heater
Equipped with a digital thermostat and a remote, this particular heater requires no prior explaining of how its intuitive controls work. It has 3 heat settings, including a 500 Watt Eco Setting, settings that provide infrared warmth to a medium to large room at an impressively quick speed. Furthermore, it also features a digital thermostat with a remote that makes it easier for you to adjust the room’s temperature remotely.
7Lifesmart Corp Lifelux Series Ultimate 8 Element Extra Large Room Infrared Heater
The first thing you notice about this exquisite heater is its aesthetics. Designed to look just like a cabinet, this heater will fit into almost any room design, drawing as little attention to it as possible. This being said, it is quite a capable heater in itself, able to heat up a fairly large room in just a matter of minutes via 3 heat settings including a 500 Watt eco setting and a 9-hour start and stop timer that will make it easier for you to adjust a room’s temperature even when you’re not there.
6Lasko 6462 Full Circle Ceramic Heater
Design to look high-tech and futuristic, the Lasko 6462 heater is quite a strange-looking heater but a good one nonetheless. It meets all ETL certifications and standards required by a modern heater, while its high-end heating element will provide you with the type of heating you would expect from a much larger, uncontrolled heater. One truly interesting feature that Lasko 6462 has is the ability to sweep heat between 90 and 360 degrees thanks to its highly flexible programmable thermostat.
5Lasko 754200 Ceramic Heater
While Lasko 6462 is more of a high-end solution for people’s heating needs, the 754200 is a more popular, yet not as efficient heating unit. Even so, this very affordable space heater has a 1500 watt high setting, guaranteed to heat up even the largest of rooms and a 900 watt low setting for medium or smaller rooms. It also comes equipped with a fan that pushes the heat uniformly at all times and an automatic overheat protection feature for added safety.
4Mr. Heater F232000 MH9BX Buddy
This highly capable yet highly portable radiant heater from Mr. Heater is bound to heat up rooms of any size thanks to its more than 400 BTU capabilities. Despite its tremendous heating power, this particular space heater was approved for indoor use, even in smaller rooms thanks to its adjustable heating power. Speaking of which, this heater radiates between 4,000 and 9,000 BTU that can easily heat up rooms up to 200 square feet.
3Lasko 751320 Ceramic Tower Heater
Equipped with a self-regulating ceramic element, this tower heater from Lasko benefits greatly from a widespread oscillating, programmable thermostat. These features ensure that the unit’s heating capabilities are focused towards the area of the room you intend to heat up first, mainly thanks to its multi-function remote-controlled interface. As for its actual heating power, this heater has a 1,500 Watts total heating strength that will heat up fairly large rooms in no time.
2Dr Infrared Heater Portable Space Heater
Thanks to a high-end dual heating system, this portable heater works much faster than you would expect from standard space heaters. As a result of this peculiar yet capable heating system, it can increase heat transfer rate at double the speed of normal space heaters, thus being able to heat up a space up to 1,000 square feet in size in less than a couple of hours. It can also be used as a supplemental heating source for larger spaces due to its portable and easy to store nature.
1Lasko 755320 Ceramic Tower Heater
Packing 1,500 Watts of pure comfort, this particular space heater from Lasko is bound to heat up any medium to large room in no time. Equipped with top-access push-button controls with a digital display, this heater allows you to control every single aspect of its capabilities, and if you can’t be bothered to actually walk over to it, then you can just as well use a remote control for the job. Furthermore, this interesting, capable, and at the same time affordable space heater packs a widespread oscillation feature, a programmable thermostat, and a heat shutoff function for added safety.