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Space Heaters

DonanEngineering Appliance, Product & Component Failures, Component Testing, Fire Investigation, Residential & Commercial Structure Fires

A space heater is a device designed to warm a small area.  These devices are typically portable, but the category does include gas- and wood-fueled models that are permanently installed; however, these are not the focus of this article. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reported that “in 2010, heating equipment was involved in an estimated 57,100 reported U.S. home structure …