Electric radiator heaters are a popular choice for home heating because they are easy to install and operate. However, they also have some disadvantages that should be considered. Here are some of the main advantages and disadvantages of electric radiator heaters:


  • Ease of installation: electric radiator heaters are easy to install and do not require extensive remodeling or changes to the existing heating system. They can be easily plugged into an electrical outlet.
  • Ease of use: electric radiator heaters are easy to use and usually have simple controls that allow you to adjust the temperature.
  • No pollutant emissions: Electric radiator heaters do not produce harmful emissions, making them an environmentally friendly choice.
  • Suitable for small spaces: electric radiator heaters are particularly suitable for use in smaller spaces, as they have a high output with a small size.


  • High power consumption: infrared electric radiator heaters consume a lot of electricity, which can lead to high utility bills.
  • No even heat distribution: electric radiator heaters do not heat the room evenly and can lead to cold spots.
  • Low heat storage: electric radiator heaters do not have heat storage and therefore need to run constantly to maintain the room temperature.
  • High purchase price: electric radiator heaters are usually more expensive than other heaters.