10 Best Electric Space Heaters
for December 2022

Space heaters are a must-have for cold winter days, but they can be expensive and take up a lot of space. That's why electric space heaters are such a popular choice. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and styles, from wall-mounted to tabletop, portable to tabletop, and free-standing to wall-mounted. Some space heaters are portable, while others plug in. Some space heaters even come with wheels, making it easy to move from room to room.

Electric space heaters are safe, easy to use, and energy-efficient, making them a great option for any home. They heat up quickly and have great heating power, making them perfect for warming up large rooms. Our electric space heaters reviews include performance, safety, ease of use and energy efficiency.

Different Guide Reviews tests heaters for ease of use, safety, and energy efficiency. We evaluate each heater for performance, including how quickly it heats up, how evenly it heats the room, and how long it heats the room. We also look at safety, evaluating each heater for fire hazards, fire hazard warnings, and overheating. Finally, we evaluate each heater's energy efficiency, looking at its wattage, heating capacity, and energy efficiency ratings. Here are the best space heaters of 2022, according to testing and popular reviews:

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Dreo Radiator Heater, 2021 Upgrade 1500W Electric Portable Space Oil Filled Heater with Remote Control, 4 Modes, Overheat & Tip-Over Protection, 24h Timer, Digital Thermostat, Quiet, Indoor

Dreo Radiator Heater

by Dreo
What We like

The heater is loud, the radiator is heavy, and it needs to be plugged in at all times. The auto-shutoff feature is great, but it's hard to shut off while you're carrying it. It's the best space heater for a large area, though.

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9.9
SCORE
Space Heater, Acouto 1500W Portable Electric Heaters Indoor Use, Oscillating Ceramic Tower Heater for Bedroom and Home Office with Remote ECO Mode 12H Timer Overheating and Tip-over Protection

Acouto Space Heater

What We like

This heater is ideal for large rooms, is easy to use and relatively cheap. However, the heater is inefficient at heating small rooms.

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9.2
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Dreo Space Heater for Indoor Use, 1500W Fast Heating Ceramic Electric Heater with Thermostat, Remote, Overheating & Tip-Over Protection, 1-12H Timer, 70° Oscillating Portable Heater for Office Bedroom

Dreo Space Heater for Indoor Use

by Dreo
What We like

This heater blew away the competition in terms of efficiency, heating power, and noise. It heated our test living room in just three minutes, and its three fan speeds let you target specific areas.

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9.1
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Dreo Space Heater – 70°Oscillating Portable Heater with Thermostat, 1500W PTC Ceramic Heater with 4 Modes, 12h Timer, Safety & Fast - Quiet Heat, Small Electric Heaters for Indoor Use, Bedroom, Office

Dreo Space Heater – 70°Oscillating Portable Heater with Thermostat, 1500W PTC Ceramic Heater with 4 Modes, 12h Timer, Safety & Fast

by Dreo
What We like

The fact that we had to buy and test this space heater for a few years before getting it to work, just shows how dependable it is. The heater heats up entire rooms in minutes without burning your arm. You can leave it on all day without hearing it.

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8.9
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Lasko CT16450 Small Portable 1500W Oscillating Electric Ceramic Space Heater with Manual Thermostat and Overheat Safety Protection for Indoor Home Use, Black

Lasko CT16450 Small Portable 1500W Oscillating Electric Ceramic Space Heater with Manual Thermostat and Overheat Safety Protection for Indoor Home Use

by Lasko
What We like

The Lasko CT16450 is an oscillating ceramic space heater that provides heat that spreads out evenly and for the length of time you want it. Its easy to manage and features adjustable heat, making it a great choice for anyone's home of any size.

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8.6
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Portable Electric Heater, Electric Space Heater with 3 Heat Settings, 1500w Ceramic Heater Fan with Thermostat, Suitable for Bedroom, Office and Indoor Use

AEscod Portable Electric Heater

What We like

This portable space heater has a ceramic heating element and a fan that blows the heat out into the room, so you won't feel the air blowing at you. It's perfect for bedrooms or smaller rooms.

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8.3
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Portable Electric Space Heater with Thermostat, 1500W/750W Safe and Quiet Ceramic Heater Fan, Heat Up 200 Square Feet for Office Room Desk Indoor Use

GiveBest Portable Electric Space Heater with Thermostat

by HUSSAR
What We like

This portable heater puts out plenty of heat and its fan helps to circulate the heat. It's perfect for keeping an office room or office area warm on cold days.

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7.8
SCORE
BEYOND BREEZE Space Heater, 1500W Ceramic Oscillating Portable Electric Heater, Small Heater with Adjustable Thermostat, Tip-Over Switch, Overheat Protection, Quiet and Safe for Indoor Use Office Bedroom Bathroom

BEYOND BREEZE Space Heater

What We like

BEYOND BREEZE 1500W 60" Ceramic Oscillating Portable Electric Heater is quiet safe and practical for you home, office, bedroom, bathroom etc, and its powerful heat quickly heats up any small space.

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7.8
SCORE
Comfort Zone CZ600 Electric-Space-heaters, Convection Baseboard, White

Comfort Zone CZ600 Electric-Space-heaters

by World and Main
What We like

The CZ600 electric-space heaters provide a good balance of heat output, safety, and price. With an adjustable thermostat, these heaters can heat rooms up to 400 square feet.

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7.8
SCORE
Portable Electric Space Heater 1500W/750W Personal Room Heater with Thermostat, Small Desk Ceramic Heater with Tip Over and Overheat Protection ETL Certified for Office Indoor Bedroom ( Silver )

Brightown Portable Electric Space Heater 1500W/750W Personal Room Heater with Thermostat

by Brightown
What We like

This compact space heater heats cold spots faster than any of its contempoary competitors. The heater is cheap and efficient, making it a smart choice for heating up a home office.

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