Spring? Fuggedaboutit. If you live in the Midwest, you've likely given up all hope. That fuzzy little cotton ball in the sky? That's the sun. But where's the heat? With this roundup we've got heat to spare, and five Editors' Choice offerings, with deals starting at $10. Looking for more wonderful warmth? Be sure to check out our daily heater deals.
Holmes 1Touch Desktop Heater with Thermostat
Price: $9.99 via coupon code "EMCXTXR94" with free shipping
Expires: March 11
Is It Worth It?: This tabletop heater delivers warmth on the cheap from a trusted brand in household appliances. And it's a great deal, as the price is tied with our October mention. This heater comes in White and features a swirl grill, digital controls, wattage settings, and more.
Holmes Ultra-Quiet Dual Ceramic Heater
Store: 1SaleADay via eBay
Price: $34.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $5
Is It Worth It?: This ceramic heater makes for happy heating as it's a step above the aforementioned Holmes' desktop heater. If you've got kids or pets running around, this heater's also a good bet, as it stays cool to the touch. It features dual ceramic heating elements, 1-touch electronic thermostat, illuminated display, and more.
LifeSmart 1,500-watt 4-Element Heater
Price: $59.99 via coupon code "JRC83659" and $30 mail-in rebate with about $13 s&h
Lowest By: $40
Expires: March 7
Is It Worth It?: While you've got to leap through just a few hoops to get this 4-element heater at $53 under our mention from October, we're sure that'll keep you warm in the meantime. Make sure to apply coupon code "JRC83659" at checkout and redeem the $30 mail-in rebate to cut the price from $119.99. Available in Oak, it features quartz heating technology, an electronic thermostat, LED display, remote control, and more.
Soleus Flat Panel Heater
Store: Fry's Electronics
Price: $34.99 with free in-store pickup
Lowest By: $20
Is It Worth It?: As a sleek wall of heat, this flat-panel model features two heat settings, automatic shut-off, and more. It uses micathermic technology, which combines both reflective and convection heating methods to produce even, consistent warmth over a range of up to 500 sq. ft.
Nest Learning Thermostat
Price: $198 with free shipping
Lowest By: $37
Is It Worth It?: While it's not a heater, this learning thermostat will help you keep all your heating and cooling costs in check, without thinking twice. This programmable thermostat "learns" how you set your home's temperature, downloads data, can be controlled from your smartphone (via built-in WiFi), and more. Note that not all home HVACs are Nest-compatible; click here to see if it will work with yours. (Nest is compatible with about 75% of 24-volt heating and cooling systems.)
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