Gas heaters use your home?s natural gas as its source of fuel. They have the ability to produce heat instantly. Many units come with a remote that allows you to control the intensity of the heat that is released. Use these heaters if you need a heater with very low maintenance.
Electric heaters draw on your home's electricity. These are the simplest heaters because they simply convert electricity to heat. They produce no exhaust or fumes and are very easy to install. Use this type of heater if you need a simple and inexpensive way to heat your room.
Pellet heaters use a relatively new source of fuel. Pellet fuel is a specialized form of wood that is derived from recycled wood and other wood byproducts. They are clean burning and are more environmentally friendly.