Which patio heater fits my garden situation?
Which heating elements are wind sensitive?
|Heating elements electric heaters||Heating elements gas heaters|
|High wind sensitivity||Heatpanel and Quartz||Flame heater|
|Low wind sensitivity||Lowglare, Carbon, Halogen, Golden Tube, Golden Shadow, Royal Diamond and Heatstrip||Lounge heater and Table heater|
Enclosed terrace up to 15 m²
All heating elements of electric heaters are suitable, since this is a windless room. There will therefore be no heat loss due to the influence of wind.
You never use gas heaters in a confined space, this is very dangerous. You always use a gas patio heater outdoors and in an unsealed room.
Windy terrace up to 15 m²
Choose a heater that is almost not sensitive to wind, since there is a lot of wind on this terrace.
In principle, all gas heaters are suitable for this surface. Take a good look at the indicated heating range.
Enclosed terrace 16 m² - 20 m²
You can choose any electric heater, because wind has no influence on the heat range. Observe, of course, the maximum heat range of a patio heater in comparison with your room to be heated.
Gas heaters you never use for heating a private terrace, because this is very dangerous. You always use a gas patio heater outdoors and in an unsealed room.
Windy terrace 16 m² - 20 m²
Choose a patio heater that is virtually non-wind sensitive, so that there is no heat loss due to wind. Compare the given heat range with your heating surface.
Do not use flame theater for this situation, but prefer a lounge heater or table heater. In practice, it turns out that the heat emitted by a flame theater often dissipates.
Enclosed terrace 21 m² - 25 m²
To heat this terrace you can use any electric heater. In practice, however, it appears that only a few electric patio heaters achieve this heat range. Look carefully at the given heat range and your heating surface. You may need 2 patio heaters to heat your terrace.
You never use a gas heater in confined spaces because this is very dangerous. You only use a gas heater outdoors on unsealed terraces.
Windy terrace 21 m² - 25 m²
There is a lot of wind on this terrace, so choose a type of patio heater that is virtually wind-sensitive. Also look again at the given heat range compared to the size of the surface that you want to heat. You may need 2 patio heaters to heat the entire terrace.
Do not use flame theater on this terrace. The heat blows quickly. A lounge heater or table heater is the right choice for this terrace.