Lowes Department Manager Steve Woods says electric heaters can be safe and save you money.
Woods says he's sold thousands of electric space heaters and hundreds of simulated fireplace ones. He adds electric heaters are more efficient in both energy and cost since they aren't using propane or natural gas.
Woods continues to say they are safer because you don't have the risk of gas leaks and most electric heaters have a feature that automatically shuts the heater off if it tips over.
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