26 Apr '13, 6pm

Can you suggest an efficient heating system for an entryway mud room? #construction #green

I feel your pain! There is nothing worse than coming in from the freezing and snow to take off coats and boots in a cold room. Let’s take a look at the options. Your space is about 143 sf which is basically a good size candidate for heating with a space heater . But space heaters take up space, can be knocked over, can accidentally come in contact with flammable items, and use a lot of electricity. And they generally have to be turned on when you enter the room -- which defeats the purpose. You are not in a mudroom long enough for the space heater to heat up! Alternatives to electric space heaters There are alternatives to traditional electric space heaters. Wall hung flat panels. One nice alternative are electric, wall hung flat panels, like the ECO-heater Convection Flat Panel Electric Space Heater. You can find a number of these panels available and they are often a lot...

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