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Smaller Heaters (52)
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

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Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Larger Heaters (11)
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Personal Heaters (9)
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.

 /  5
Output

Output

Output is based on the manufacturer's stated wattage rating which was verified during testing.

 /  5
Room heating

Room heating

The effectiveness of a heater to heat a standard-sized room, such as a family room, in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Spot heating

Spot heating

The effectiveness of a heater to directly heat an individual sitting in a room in 15 minutes.

 /  5
Hot surface

Hot surface

The risk of burn from touching the heat-exhaust outlet. The score is a combination of maximum temperature at the hottest portion of the outlet, the size of the hot area, and the hot area’s accessibility. Models with a Very Good or Excellent are cool enough to safely touch. Heaters rated Fair or Poor can be hot enough to cause a burn when operating at their hottest setting.