You either love winter or you hate it. The reality is, you have to accept it and deal with as best you can. There are a number of tips and tricks to keep you warm and make the season more tolerable. There are also some very nifty gadgets to help with that process. Some are more of a novelty than a real practical warming device but many are really effective and will keep you snug and comfortable as you get along with your work and beat those winter chills.
I have read through hundreds or reviews and recommendations and come up with this list of the best 5 home gadgets to buy this winter. Let’s take a look.
1. Remedies Ultrasonic Humidifier
It is always handy to have a quality humidifier in your home but it is particularly important in winter. The air becomes dry, which in itself is not great but also means that it does not retain heat effectively. The cold weather as well as the use of heaters dries the air out so getting the humidity balance right will be a big advantage.
This ultrasonic humidifier is practically silent and makes use of a stone filter.
It has a 2.8L capacity as well as an aroma diffuser component to add scented oil-based or water-based aromas. This is not only pleasant smelling but can also aid in relaxation and sleep. The device has an auto-shutoff function. Put this on your winter must-have list.
2. Dyson Am09 Fan Heater
If high utility bills are a concern this winter, you might want to consider not using the central heating at times and make use of a space heater. This is especially handy if you are only going to be using one or two rooms and you do not need to heat the entire house. If you are looking at space heater, you really can’t go wrong with the Dyson AM09 Fan Heater. Even when only used occasionally in stead of central heating, you will see a significant reduction in your heating bill. It is quiet as it has no moving parts and safe because no heating elements are exposed. It also features a handy timer as well as a protective tip-over auto-shutoff function.
3. Lasko #100 Myheat Personal Ceramic Heater
You often have situation where some people are perfectly comfortable while others are freezing. The solution is a personal heater. The Lasko #100 Heater is a compact yet powerful personal heater that will keep you warm without consuming too much power and will not affect others in the room. It is perfect for home or office use.
It is economical at only 200 Watts, safe to use and will provide you with concentrated personal warmth when required.
4. Wagan IN9438 12V Heated Seat Cushion With Lumbar Support
The Wagan Heated Seat Cushion is the perfect solution to provide you with personal warmth in your seat, be it in the car, at home or at work. When used in your car it will plug into your 12V DC socket.
Not only is perfect for warming you up but it also has a soft, luxurious feel to it with extra padding for added lumber support. Customer feedback is extremely positive.
5. Sunbeam® Heated Mattress Pad
It is difficult to get good nights sleep if you are cold but also hard to sleep under multiple layers of duvets and blankets. The answer to this is a Sunbeam® Heated Mattress Pad. Apart from the welcome warmth, you won’t even know it is there. Sunbeam, the leading seller in this category, takes safety very seriously. It works off a very low voltage and automatically switches off after 10 hours of use. It is energy efficient so wont give you huge utility bills and you can get a warm, peaceful nights’ sleep.
So, you can’t fight the winter and you can’t avoid it but by using these technology and gadget devices you will certainly be more comfortable, warm and content. Hang in there, winter does end eventually, until next year.