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    Garage heater

    I will be putting a heater in my 2 stall garage. In my previous garage I had a vented propane heater, worked well.

    Was debating going the none vented, would that be a huge mistake? Recall discussion of moisture issues, but not sure if I am conflating another discussion with the vented/nonvented topic.

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    I definitely wouldn't go with a "non-vented one.

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    yes - burning fuel creates water

    there is no dry form of non-vent heater

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    so I would not as well!

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    Same ^^^^^^^^^^^

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    Um...if no floor heat just stick to a vented gas unit heater. Affordable and dependable. Wall mount ventless type are no good.

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    Non vented heater would be like eating 3 large bowels of chilie then sleep in a closet.

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    so I wasn't off my gourd... Thanks guys.

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    I heard it's going to a mild winter this year......and every year after that. Heat is unnecessary.

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    Vented wall heater of adequate size, with a low-temp thermostat. Best way to go, along with plenty of insulation with R value worth a damn.

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    24x28 garage, 2 hanging electric. 1 (6000 watt) hooked "off peak". Second (5000 watt) is just a backup or if need more quick heat. The one keeps it at 52 degrees easily on low setting for dogs.

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    Ceiling fan also

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    Excuse me, heaters are 5k and 4k watt

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    I think in a well insulated 2 stall garage that off-peak electric isn't a bad idea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LBrandt View Post
    Non vented heater would be like eating 3 large bowels of chilie then sleep in a closet.
    WOW, that triggered a visual I could do without.

    Thanks for the laugh...

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    I love my Mr Heater Big Maxx....

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    In our house and garage we are having built we are going with central air / heat with heat pump setups. One in house and one in garage. Screw it, i am old and when i want to be in the garage i not only want it warm in winter, i want it cool in the summer. So put one in each and have 2x6 walls filled with closed cell foam. House and garage should heat/cool very cheap. Also having overhead fans put in. Lots of LED tube lights also.

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