Electric Garage Heaters Heat Up Your Garage or Shed

For those who love to spend time working in their garage or shed on various projects, you may find that as the weather gets cold you are less and less likely to spend time working on the projects you want because it simply gets too cold outside and therefore in the garage or shed, too.  One easy solution to cold temperatures is electric garage heaters, which can warm up almost any size space to make it comfortable for you to do the things you want to do.

There are all types of heaters that you can use in garages or even in metal sheds, if that is where you prefer to set up shop.  There are portable models that can be moved around and placed anywhere you need them or there are more permanent models that are built into the wall.  Some models run off of gas, while others utilize propane. A natural gas garage heater might save you money if natural gas is cheaper where you live then electricity but it may require more maintenance.  You can also choose to incorporate a heater in your garage that taps into your home’s heating system, or you can keep it as a completely separate unit.
The type of heater you choose will depend in part on your needs, the climate in which you live, your budget, the size of your garage or shed and how much time you plan to spend in there.  If you spend a good deal of time in the space and it is very cold outside, you may want a unit that is connected to your home’s heating system so that the garage always stays warm, whether you are busy at your workshop or just stepping out of the car with some groceries.

If you only occasionally spend time in your garage or have set up a workshop outside in your shed, a portable style electric garage heater may be best.  With these models you can just turn them on when you need them and off when you don’t and they can be moved almost anywhere they are needed.  This is often a great solution for many homeowners.