Episode-79- How To Clean And Store Kerosene Heater Safely

Tony Teolis/ April 19, 2012/ Preparedness/ 1 comments

Episode-39- Kerosene Heater To Keep Warm And Cut Energy Costs – Review

Spring is here in northern Virginia and it’s time to do many things for a better life. One of those is cleaning and storing the kerosene heater until next winter.

The Sengoku CV-2230 KeroHeat Convection 23,000-BTU Portable Kerosene Heater above is comparable to the Durheat kerosene heater featured in today’s video. I purchased the Duraheat kerosene heater at a local home store in 2011 and the price has risen $10. The Sengoku CV 2230 can still be purchased for $129 at Amazon.

A kerosene heater can be an effective resource for surviving power outages and cutting energy bills in the winter. This is only possible with complete understanding and adherence to proper operations and safety procedures. In addition to the safety precautions noted in the video I also have a fire extinguisher near the heater when in operation. You must never leave a room with any type of portable heater that is in use.

This video shows what to do before a portable kerosene heater is stored for the summer. Be sure to remove the batteries and then follow along with the video.

Safety first – As with any major appliance you must read all owner manual and safety instructions before operating this or similar equipment.  Neither this site or its owner are in anyway providing anything other than information on a personal to do list. Anyone associated with this site or its content cannot be held responsible for any injuries that might happen as a result of the use of the information provided. Furthermore, anyone associated with this site or its content cannot be held responsible for errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of the information provided.

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  1. How do I start this Sengoku CV-2230 KeroHeat kerosene heater? Where do I check the batteries? I bought this item @ a yard sale. My handiman used it in the garage while doing maintanence. Now he’s gone & I’d like to set it up for an outdoor fall patio party.

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