storage heater


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storage heater

an electric device capable of accumulating and radiating heat generated by off-peak electricity
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The damage caused to the house in Pear Tree Road, Shotton, after a fire started on a storage heater
It has an electric fire with feature surround, as well as two storage heaters, and stairs up to the first floor.
A brigade spokesman said: "The cause of the incident was clothing left in the vicinity of a night storage heater.
Ms Studdards first "Ms Studdards first reported one faulty storage heater to us on November 5.
I knew things like candles and overloaded sockets caused fires, I had no idea that a storage heater - which wasn't touching off anything - could catch fire.
Finally, when Dimplex heard of your mother's situation, they kindly agreed to offer her a free phone consultation and storage heater.
0 cent per Kwh from the bills of off-peak storage heaters users, the authority said yesterday in an announcement.
A council spokesman said: "While we understand from the fire service that the cause of the fire cannot be confirmed, an electrician recently examined the storage heater in the bedroom and its power supply and switched the supply to the storage heater off.
MAUREEN Bleakley had just one night- storage heater in her three-bed house.
The dining room measures 13ft by 11ft and had a glaze-panelled window facing the front, storage heater, a fireplace and floor-to-ceiling fireside cupboards.
Harry, a welding inspector in Abu Dhabi, said: "My mother had reported the steel storage heater as faulty to Inverclyde Council .
Accommodation includes a lounge/bedroom area which has a carpet, double-glazed window, electric storage heater and TV and telephone points.