Asked by: Wallace Foot
asked in category: General Last Updated: 17th May, 2020

How many outdoor heaters do I need?

There are a couple different answers for "how many patio heaters do I need." For a small patio space, you only need one heater. For a large patio space, you can determine how many you need by calculating the energy (BTUs) required to heat your patio.

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Besides, what size outdoor heater do I need?

Generally, portable patio heaters that produce between 35,000 and 50,000 BTU's will need at least 30 inches of clearance to combustibles on all sides of the reflector and emitter screen, while smaller patio heaters that produce 10,000 to 35,000 BTU's need at least 24 inches of clearance to combustibles on all sides of

Also, how many BTU do I need for an outdoor heater? Standing patio heater models typically operate at an average of 40,000 BTUs. (Note: BTU stands for British Thermal Unit. One BTU can heat one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit. To learn more about BTUs, see the “Patio Heater Size” section).

Also asked, how many patio heaters do I need for wedding?

We suggest 1 heater for every 1500-2000 SF. This means if you have a 30×40 tent you'll need one heater; if you have a 40 x 60 tent you'll need two.

How many square feet does a patio heater cover?

400-450 sq. ft. 450-550 sq. ft.

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