Sure, there’s a lot to consider when buying one of our heaters (like wattage, space, look, etc.) but folks often ask us if a baseboard or wall heater is right for their needs.
What do you see when you look at this image? An air filter? Humidifier? Actually, it’s a wall heater. What’s that? This post has your answer.
You must use a voltmeter.
Please note: Testing with a voltmeter requires the circuit panel or fuse box to remain on. If you’re unfamiliar or uncomfortable with electrical wiring, please contact a qualified technician or licensed electrician.
What is a dual rated heater? It’s a heater that can be hooked up to more than one voltage.
This post will help you determine how many watts you need to effectively heat your room. The process is also outlined in our product selection guide.
Our heaters come in 120, 208 and 240 volt models (although 208 volt models are really just for apartment buildings with elevators). What’s the right voltage for you?
No—the best way to control your heater is with a thermostat.
We’ve talked about the difference between baseboard and wall heaters before. Fact of the matter is, in most situations, we’ll recommend you get a wall heater over a baseboard.
They take up less space, use a fan to more quickly spread warm air through your room and are more efficient, which means you’ll save money on your energy bill.
Please take a few minutes to check out our video, which goes over the reasons why you should consider upgrading to a wall heater when replacing a baseboard.
Please don’t. Cadet uses a powder coat paint system that is electrostatically applied and baked on the surface. All Cadet heaters and accessories are listed by UL as manufactured, and shouldn’t be altered in any manner.
A while back one of our electrician friends posed an interesting question: Can you substitute a Cadet Perfectoe heater for an in-floor radiant heating system? Find the answer in this blog post.