If you reside in a part of the world where everything doesn’t freeze over during the winter time and have usually sunny summers, or perhaps don’t have a large outdoor area a table top patio heater could well be the best choice for your circumstances.
Even though table top heaters have the capability of providing your patio with effective heating for those colder evenings, they are compact enough to cater for those intimate evenings when you don’t require too extensive heating.
Table top patio heaters really come into their own with smaller get-togethers. They tend to add an extra ten to twenty degrees of heat – perfect for those size meetings. Homeowners tend to therefore incorporate them in smaller garden settings on tables and even on decks and balconies.
But these are just features that perhaps most of you know already. Why are table top patio heaters so very popular with consumers?
Large propane units are very annoying to keep refilling with their replaceable tanks. These, sometimes heavy, cylinders can be a tiresome task for homeowners to tend to. Table top patio heaters on the other hand don’t have large tanks and area much more mobile.
If you live in an area with many more summer months than winter months chances you are not going to be using your heart all too often. Storage is therefore a definite factor to consider. Table top patio heaters are very easy to store as it doesn’t require a large area due to its compact size.
As large heaters can only be placed alongside strategic furniture such as dining tables, sometimes only a fraction of your guests benefit from the heat. Because table top heaters are placed on a table, it cases the heat to be evenly distributed to all your guests.
Because table top patio heaters are so small, they are extremely easy to move around from either one part of your outdoor area or to even another location altogether. Some homeowners even use table to patio heaters when they go to parties at their friend’s place, late night picnics and all sorts of other uses. This flexibility is priceless, and perhaps even worth the purchase all on its own.
It’s been quite a few years since table top heaters have been introduced to the market. Since then they have grown in diversity and provide a great alternative to homeowners in their pursuit of a heating solution during the colder months.
Johnathan Gerber writes on issues relating to home decorating and DIY efforts. If you want more information on table top patio heaters, or other advice on vintage patio furniture, please visit our website.