The Best Of The Best Patio Heaters
If you’ve read our Patio Heaters Buying Guide, you'll know what features to look out for. But which patio heater is the best? Our experts have sweated it out and selected the top 10 patio heaters for 2022, all guaranteed to add some warmth to your outdoor living!
1. Devola Master 2kW Freestanding Patio Heater with Remote Control
Our favourite patio heater is the Devola Master 2kW Freestanding Patio Heater with Remote Control. It earns the top spot thanks to its range of handy features, including 3 heat settings, 24 hour timer, and convenient control.
The Devola Master 2kW Patio Heater uses carbon fibre tube elements to radiate heat at 3 different power levels: low, medium, and high. You have ultimate control. It also comes with an IP34 rating meaning that it is waterproof from all directions, ideal for outdoor use. The 24 hour timer allows you to set a shutdown between 1 and 24 hours, meaning you can relax knowing the heater will switch off when required. The remote control is great for both domestic and commercial use, while the generous 2m cord means it can be placed anywhere you need it.
2. Devola Platinum 2.4kW Stand Mounted Patio Heater with Remote Control
This Devola stand mounted patio heater offers a stylish alternative to a column heater, with the same convenient options for placement. The 9 hour timer can be set in hourly increments for peace of mind, and the 1.8m cable means it can be moved wherever you want it. The head is adjustable throughout 25 degrees and the height can be adjusted between 158cm and 190cm.
It also has 3 different heat settings to control power use and heat output and has an IP65 rating. This means that it is protected from dust and low pressure water sprays.
3. Vent-Axia Vari6000 6kW 415V Infra Red Patio Heater
With precision heating directed where you need it, the Vent-Axia Vari6000 Infra-Red Patio Heater covers up to 20m2. Vent-Axia are the leading manufacturers and suppliers of heating in the UK and around the world. The Vari6000 can be wall mounted or suspended from chains, giving you the flexibility to heat the spaces you require.
The 3 individual heating elements can be angled to focus the heat wherever you need it most. With no yearly maintenance cost, silent running, and economical power use, this patio heater is ideal for areas such as bars, restaurants, terraces, delivery areas, warehouses, and churches.
4. Forum Blaze Wall Mounted Patio Heater
The Forum Blaze Wall Mounted Patio Heater is a great budget option to heat smaller spaces to to 12m2. With 3 variable heat settings you have complete control, and a handy pull switch makes it easy to turn your heater on and off whenever required. What’s more, if you don’t want to wall mount your heater there is a floor stand available.
5. Devola Platinum 2kW Floor Standing Patio Heater with Remote Control
If you’re looking for a high end heater to fit in with your stylish patio, the Devola Platinum 2kW Floor Standing Patio Heater with Remote Control fits the bill. This sleek silver patio heater heats spaces up to 22m2 and its 1.8m long cable means it can be positioned wherever it’s needed most.
Control your heat from the comfort of your seat with the handy remote control. You don’t have to worry about forgetting to turn it off as the 9 hour timer can be set to switch off your unit automatically.
6. Forum Blaze Floor Standing Patio Heater
The Forum Blaze Floor Standing Patio Heater is another stylish, cost-effective option for patio heating.
With 3 variable heat settings and a tip over safety switch you can warm up safely knowing Forum has got you covered. This efficient patio heater will only use a maximum of 1.6kW to heat spaces up to 10m2.
7. Devola Core 2kW Wall Mounted Patio Heater
Want adjustable heat wherever you are? The Devola Core 2kW Wall Mounted Patio Heater comes with a 2m long cable for easy mounting where you need it, and the head is adjustable through 45 degrees. It’s an easy way to enjoy instant heat for your summer evenings. Small but mighty, this patio heater can heat spaces up to 20m2.
8. Devola Master 2kW Wall Mounted Patio Heater with Remote Control
Joining the Master range is the Devola Master 2kW Wall Mounted Patio Heater with Remote Control.
This powerful patio heater is rated IP34, meaning it is waterproof from all directions. This makes it ideal for mounting on your outdoor patio to heat spaces up to 20m2. Bring some life and warmth back to cold nights with this sleek, simple heater.
9. Vent-Axia Vari4000 4kW 240V Infra Red Patio Heater
The Vent-Axia VARI4000 uses radiant heat to directly heat people and objects, meaning less energy is wasted when heating your space. The 2 independent elements can be angled wherever you need them to be, meaning you can control your heat to suit your needs. This sleek and stylish heater uses shortwave IR halogen lamps with a lifespan of up to 5000 hours.
10. Forum Blaze Wall Mounted Patio Heater
Forum Patio Heaters are trend setters in the home appliances market. The Forum Blaze Wall Mounted Patio Heater is part of this iconic range that can heat spaces up to 12m2. With 3 variable heat settings, you can control your power usage and heat output. If you don’t want to wall mount the heater, there is an optional floor stand available for ultimate flexibility.