Category: Heater

Ridgid Hybrid Forced Air Heater – 18V R860424B

Here’s the deal.  If you have been walking around with your eyes closed to Ridgid power tools, well you better open them up and wake up.  I am not sure what is going on our at Ridgid, but they have been coming out with some very cool new tools.  New tools that break the mold.  Even some of the guys over on the power tool forum have been amazed at some of these releases.  They have a new cordless compressor, a cordless router and that’s just a couple of the cool new tool releases.  Now they have a cordless propane...

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Kick Some Heat on with the Dewalt DXH125FAV 125,000 BTU/HR Forced Air Propane Heater

I am not sure what is happening by you, but mother nature keeps fooling us.  In Chicago we experienced the third highest snow fall and a record number of days below zero.  Last week it looked like it was all turning around went temps got into the 50’s.  Only the next day it dropped to 20 degrees and snowed about 2″.  Yes my whining little intro does have a point.  My point is check out the Dewalt DX125FAV propane heater.  Perfect for a shop or work areas.  I have to say this unit blows, heat that is.  I would...

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Dewalt Electric Heater Model DXH165 Review

It is the dead of winter in Chicago, so we thought this would be a great time to talk about a heater.  Now if you’re looking for a heater to warm up your garage, keep moving.  This isn’t the article or heater for you.  If you are looking for a heater to warm a small space or keep by your feet, well now you can keep reading. The Dewalt DXH165 is a small 13 amp heater that obviously is electric.  What this is really designed for is to not only produce some heat, but to be used without constant...

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NewAir G56-BL 5600 Watt Garage Heater – Review

  In typical TIA fashion we are posting a heater review at the end of winter.  NewAir sent us out their G56 5600 Watt heater to try out.  I must be honest and say when I first plugged the heater in I was a little underwhelmed.  I am used to propane and kerosene heaters that put out massive BTU’s.  I left the G56 heater running in an old drafty garage that we were working on for about 30 minutes and to my surprise when I came back the garage was about 5 degrees warmer making it a bearable environment...

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Master MH-70-SS Portable 70,000 BTU Radiant Kerosene Heater – Review

Ahh January, the time when a good heater is a necessity, especially if you work out in an unheated shop like me.  Recently we checked out a few heaters that were propane powered, this time around we are looking at a kerosene heater.  What’s the difference?  Well, propane runs cleaner, you don’t have that strong fuel odor like kerosene.  I however like kerosene, I think it’s cheaper to run than propane if you get it from a pump usually.  This unit is also branded as Pro-Temp 70000 BTU Kerosene Radiant Sun Stream Heater. The Master MH-70-SS is a radiant kerosene...

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