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Arlec heaters: Reviewed by Australian customers

89% of surveyed consumers recommend Arlec heaters.

How do Australians rate Arlec's heaters?

89% of surveyed Australians recommend Arlec
Overall rating
Value for Money
Features and Functions
Heating Performance
How Arlec compares

In the 2021 Finder Retail Awards, we surveyed over 8,000 Australians about their retail purchases to discover which were their favourite brands across 158 product categories.

For heaters, Arlec was ranked 7th for value for money, 14th for features and functions, 8th for heating performance and 9th for safety.

19 brands were rated across these decision criteria.

What type of heaters does Arlec make?

Looking for help warming your home in winter? Arlec's range of heaters includes freestanding heaters, radiant strip heaters, panel heaters and fireplace heaters. Some Arlec heaters are smart heaters, featuring Wi-Fi connectivity so you can control your appliance using a smartphone app.

The company also provides heated towel rails so you have a warm towel to look forward to when you hop out of the shower on a cold winter's morning.

How much do Arlec heaters cost?

Arlec heater prices range from around $20-$25 for a small radiant strip heater or fan heater to around $200 for an infrared heater. You'll need to pay more for a heater with smart connectivity, with these models priced from $250 to $400.

Frequently asked questions about Arlec heaters

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