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by Peggy Glenn

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ISBN:
093693056X
Author:
Peggy Glenn
Category:
Home Improvement & Design
Language:
English
Publisher:
Aames-Allen Pub (January 1, 1984)
Pages:
89 pages
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1312 kb
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1813 kb
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1279 kb
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Kerosene heaters a great alternative to other heater types since they can heat up a large space efficiently. They use kerosene for the fuel and many of them include a battery, so you don’t even need an electrical outlet to run them. This also makes them a great option during a power outage, especially if it occurs during the colder months.

A kerosene heater should never be stored with fuel remaining in the unit. According to the National Kerosene Heater Association, kerosene should not be kept more than six months for it tends to collect water. If you do have fuel left and if your heater has a wick made of fiberglass, take it outdoors and let the heater burn until the flame goes out. You will effectively clean the inside of the heater and the wick. If your heater has a cotton wick or if you have too much kerosene left over to burn it all, use a siphon pump to remove the fuel

The kerosene heater is an excellent source to heat your surroundings in an efficient manner. There are many brands that offer different units that are engineered for various surface areas.

The kerosene heater is an excellent source to heat your surroundings in an efficient manner. These heaters are designed for indoor as well as outdoor purpose. Quick Overview: The Best Kerosene Heater.

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In addition to the types of heaters on the market, the author discusses purchasing, how these heaters work, fuel, use, and maintenance. Almost one-third of the book is devoted to home fire safety - smoke detectors, fire extinguishers, first aid, et. some of this is drawn from Glenn's book Don't Get Burned (1982).

A kerosene heater operates much like a large kerosene lamp There has been a technological advance in kerosene heaters: some now use electricity to power a fan to force the heated air out, making it possible to heat up rooms faster

A kerosene heater operates much like a large kerosene lamp. A circular wick made from fiberglass or cotton is integrated into a burner unit mounted above a font (tank) filled with 1-K kerosene. There has been a technological advance in kerosene heaters: some now use electricity to power a fan to force the heated air out, making it possible to heat up rooms faster. However, most kerosene heaters require no electricity to operate.

A kerosene heater with high BTUs should be capable of warming a small room almost immediately. Beyond that, certain heaters boast a wider range than others. By way of example, consider that an inexpensive heater might have a range of 300 sq ft (. a tiny bedroom), whereas a top-of-the-line heater might have a range of 5,000 sq ft (. a full-court gym or a social hall). In addition, you'll want to avoid placing any papers or books within a kerosene heater's reach.

Explains how kerosene heaters work, describes basic safety precautions, and offers tips on heater maintenance