HeatStar by Enerco offers gas powered, vent free heating options for your warmth and comfort. The HSSVFRD10LPT 10,000 BTU Radiant heater is offered in Liquid Propane. It features thermostatic control and is great source for supplemental heat in areas that are about 250 square feet. Radiant heaters or infrared heaters, heat the objects in the room. Similar to how the sun heats, Radiant heaters use electromagnetic radiation. With a Radiant Heater, there is no waiting to warm up - almost as if you are standing in front of a fire! Radiant heaters are often best used in uninsulated spaces such as unfinished basements or garages. The closer you are to an infrared heater, the warmer you will be. Because infrared or radiant heaters heat the objects in a room keep flammable items such as furniture, clothing and fabric at a reasonable distance from the heater.
Radiant heaters are extremely economical, operating at 99.9% efficiency and the HeatStar heaters feature a built-in low oxygen shut-off sensor for safety.
This heater includes both the wall mount bracket as well as base feet. This gives you installation options best suited to your needs. One of the perks of this 10000 BTU Radiant heater is the option to install it into a bedroom! For wall mounting, it is suggested that it be mounted 36 inches from the floor for accessibility. However, clearance to the floor when using the feet is a minimum of 3 inches (to the top of carpet). Clearance above the unit should be a minimum of 36 inches, while clearance on either side should be at least 10 inches.
This heater uses a Piezo ignition which is incorporated into the control knob. The control knob offers high and low settings. Because it is gas powered, it will keep you warm, without electricity, during power outages.
The 10,000 BTU radiant heater is available in Liquid Propane (HSSVFRD10LPT) .