Which heating appliance is right for you?

If you haven’t started to feel the chill already, you soon will as winter is on the way. Let’s face it, no one enjoys dark nights or chilly mornings, especially when you have to leave a warm bed behind. But having the right heating appliance can make all the difference. De’Longhi shares several factors to consider to help you choose a heater that’ll keep you toasty without a big power bill.

Choose the right heater for your space

Ceramic and fan heaters are a good choice for personal heat in a small area like an office or lounge room without taking up too much space. De'Longhi fan heaters also have drip protection for safe bathroom use and can easily be packed away when the warmer months come around.

Alternatively, if you’re heating an area such as a living room or bedroom, choose a larger heater such as an oil column heater (pictured above). These come in a range of sizes and features with castors for easy movement from room to room.

If you enjoy a bit of D.I.Y. and fancy a permanent heating fixture that blends effortlessly into your home, De'Longhi panel heaters are wall mountable, so they’re a great space saver.

 

 

Heating appliances shouldn’t mean big power bills

Heating appliances that include an adjustable room thermostat are perfect in a time of ever rising energy costs. By opting for a heater with a thermostat you can select the desired comfort level and the appliance will maintain it to optimise energy efficiency.

Don’t let the heaters keep you awake at night

Don’t let the heater keep you awake at night

If you’re a light sleeper, make sure you’re opting for a heater with a silence level such as the De'Longhi ceramic heaters to ensure a good night’s sleep–you’ll thank yourself in the morning!

Peace of mind when you have children

If you have children, safety will be a top consideration when choosing your heating appliance. Make sure you’re opting for features such as a safety tilt switch that automatically turns the heater off when tipped, cool touch surfaces so burns are avoided and an overheating safety thermal cutoff, which will give you extra peace of mind.

Make sure you select the heating appliance that has the best features to suit your lifestyle

For example, the 24-hour timer setting allows you to program the appliance’s daily working time. It’s a great way to make sure your space is already warm when you wake up early in the morning or when coming home after finishing late. 

Eco-plus function

This ensures the correct level of comfort by regulating power flow and temperature levels, meaning lower consumption and smaller bills. 

 

Room thermostat

Room thermostat

Allows the temperature of the heating appliance to be set and automatically maintain temperature.

Heat settings

Choose from a range of settings for the most comfortable level of heat and to suit your needs.

Get your heater

View the full De’Longhi range available at your local Bunnings Warehouse.

living room

Heating & Cooling How to cool your house naturally With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about how to keep cool and comfortable. The good news is there are lots of smart ways to keep your home cool.

Pet doors 02:54

Heating & Cooling How to create an airtight home To have an airtight home, you’ll need to prevent airflow leaving your home. We’ll show you some places which may leak air and what you’ll need to do to reduce it.

Man in protective gear removing insulation 01:02

Heating & Cooling How to remove insulation Everything you need to know about removing fibreglass insulation.

save energy

How To Save Energy & Electricity How to save energy around the home We lift the lid on where you can save the most energy in your home, no matter who you are or where you live. These simple changes will help to reduce energy costs and keep your home comfortable all year.

Man installing pleated foil insulation 05:48

Heating & Cooling How to install underfloor foil insulation Insulating your home is a great way to save money on heating and cooling costs. Learn how easy it is to install foil insulation in your subfloor.

Woman filling small gaps with insulation 01:18

Heating & Cooling How to insulate walls Installing insulation in your walls is a great way to increase energy efficiency and reduce noise. Learn how easy it is to do yourself.

Material for insulating your ceiling 01:31

Heating & Cooling How to insulate a ceiling Keep your home warmer in winter and cooler in summer by insulating your ceilings. We’ll show you all you need to know about installing ceiling insulation.

Trim Special Shapes 03:58

Heating & Cooling How to install polystyrene insulation Save money on your energy bills by insulating your home. See how simple it is to do the job yourself.

How to automate your security

Smart Home How to automate your home security Your home’s your sanctuary. So feeling safe, secure and in the know – both when you’re there and when you’re out – is essential. Discover how these smart home security products can make your home more secure and give you peace of mind 24/7.

Dining room with easycraft wall panels, table and chair

Walls How to create a feature wall with easycraft wall panels Creating a feature wall at your place is easy with easycraft wall panels. They come ready to install so all you need to do is paint them.

Removalist van filled with moving boxes and items

Ideas & Projects How to get your rental bond back If you’re about to move on from your rental property, you want to make sure you leave it squeaky clean.

modern entrance door

Doors How to choose a front door for your home First impressions are often made quickly, and tend to last a long time. But with a little bit of help, choosing a new front door should be just as easy.

Hamptons style house exterior

Ideas & Projects Five Hamptons must-haves Hamptons designer, Natalee Bowen of Indah Island, reveals her five rules to live by for getting the Hamptons look.

Smart hub everything you need to know

Smart Home Smart hubs: everything you need to know The right smart hub can be the key to a truly automated home. We’ll walk you through everything you need to know.

window

Ideas & Projects Spring cleaning tips Winter is over so now is the perfect time to open up the house and give it a good spring clean.

bedroom

Ideas & Projects D.I.Y. ideas for renters Just because you’re renting doesn’t mean you can’t turn your house into a home. As a renter, there are plenty of D.I.Y. ideas for improving your home and the best thing is, you can take them with you when you move. If you do decide to make more perm...

Health & Safety

Please make sure you use all equipment appropriately and safely when following the advice in these D.I.Y. videos. You need to be familiar with how to use equipment safely and follow the instructions that came with the equipment. If you are unsure, you may feel it is safest to consult an expert, such as the manufacturer or an expert Bunnings Team Member.

Grave health hazards are linked to asbestos, which may be in homes built up to 1990. Health hazards may result from exposure to lead-based paints in older materials and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page. You can also use a simple test kit from Bunnings to indicate the presence of lead-based paint.
Top of the content