baseboard heater

baseboard heater

[′bās‚bȯrd ′hēd·ər]
(building construction)
Heating elements installed in panels along the baseboard of a wall.

baseboard heater

A heating system in which the heating elements are installed in panels along the baseboard of a wall.
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An electric baseboard heater that was on triggered the alarm.
Slight differences are likewise evident from one piece to the next: The carpet's tight pattern breaks apart into vague squiggles; the outlet and baseboard heater creep away from the edge of the canvas.
The key to this one-size-fits-most solution is the way the perforated 22-gauge galvanized steel baseboard panel slips over the existing baseboard heater cover chat is nailed or screwed to the wall.
Small portable heaters are great for short-term use, but for long-term needs, consider installing a baseboard heater, which draws less energy.
The test space is equipped with three controllable perimeter heating devices: (1) a 690 W baseboard heater under the windows, (2) electrically-heated windows (108-216 W/[m.
Investigators suspect the fire started after one of the home's residents turned on a baseboard heater but neglected to move bedding away from it, Johnston said.
In the process of trying to escape, the baseboard heater was destroyed and a heavy pew was pushed out of place by the frantic doe.
DeLonghi drew attention with a dehumidifier with pump, Rialto baseboard heater with foot switch and Rapido radiator with wheels.
Firefighters determined the fire was caused from a mattress that was resting against a baseboard heater, he said.
Lakewood introduced a low-profile oil-filled baseboard heater this year, retailing for $49.
Firefighters found the blaze was caused by a bed too close to an electric baseboard heater, acting Deputy Fire Chief Dan Kirouac said yesterday.
Key among the firm's new offerings is the Safety Plus Portable Electric Baseboard Heater, a natural convection heater with a sturdy A-frame design, "finger-proof" cabinet and no hot coils or whirling fans.