Heaters are an essential requirement in the winters, and there is a variety to consider in the market. Among these are Paraffin heaters, also known as Kerosene heaters, which are those that use kerosene as the fuel and hence an efficient energy saver. These are portable unvented sources of heating which works similar to a kerosene lamp where kerosene is gasified by surface evaporation and burned.
In this article, we will see the top-rated amazon products and review them according to their specifications, and consider their pros and cons for potential customers to decide what is best to buy for them.
1. Dura Heat DH2304S 23800 BTU Indoor Kerosene Heater
This heater projects heat in a 360-degree radius to conveniently warm-up space. It is a powerful unit projecting 23,800 BTUs. The new no-lift heat chamber included in it minimizes the initial odor that is emitted while starting the heater. It operates for extended hours and lasts up to 12 hours on one tank of fuel. For the safety of the users, a protective grill surrounds hot surface areas so that the users don’t get burnt by accidentally touching the hot surface.
|It is made of quality material that makes it long-lasting.||The flame adjustment is problematic.|
|It does not give off the smell of kerosene while burning.||According to some users, it does not give off 23800 BTUs as it claims.|
2. Sengoku KeroHeat 10,000-BTU Indoor/Outdoor Portable Radiant Paraffin Heater
This unit comes with an automatic igniter and a flame adjuster and gives off 10000 BTUs. The safety features include automatic shut-off switch, tip-over switch and safety protected guard
Siphon pump. It has a 1.2-gallon fuel capacity and is capable of heating the space for as long as 14-hours. What makes it gain the attention of people is that it is a Ul approved equipment.
|It has an easy-to-read fuel gauge to display kerosene level, and you can refill it when the needle is at a low level.||The flame does not light up fully and often emits carbon monoxide.|
|These heaters can be used to heat up indoor as well as outdoor spaces.||The equipment does not last long, and some users complain that it has a limited life.|
3. Sengoku HeatMate 10000-BTU Portable Indoor/Outdoor Omni-Radiant Paraffin Heater
This portable heater generates 10,000-BTUs and is ideal for rooms up to 380 square feet. This heater is also a great option for outdoor usage on the patio, deck, gazebo, and other recreational activities. The large capacity 4.5-liter fuel tank will keep you warm for up to 14 hours on one fill. The safety features include an automatic safety shut off, easy push-button start, EZ Flame adjuster, tip-over switch, and protective protection grills. It is an ideal option for both everyday supplemental heating and emergency situations too.
|It comes with a 2-year limited warranty.||The process of replacing the wick is a bit tiring, and the instructions are close, but no cigar.|
|The design of the burner is such that it protects the flames from the winds.||It does not throw enough heat, so you should keep your expectations limited.|