Space heater safety

A space heater can add warmth to your home, but you do need to make sure that you are using it properly. The safest way to operate an electric space heater is to plug it directly into an outlet, and away from curtains, bedding, furniture, and paper items. Lebanon Fire Chief Sam Schneider says if you are using a space heater that requires fuel, make sure it’s the right kind…..

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Schneider reminds everyone, do not use a cook stove or barbeque grill as a heat source in your home.