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What is the best garage heater setup one can do so even on

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What is the best garage heater setup one can do so even on the coldest days of winter I can run and have the garage door open, but still wear shorts and flip flops?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I like to hang in my man cave/bar in my garage at night. Some nights are cold so it makes it uncomfortable. What can I do to heat the place up so even if its cold, I can rock a tee shirt shorts and flip flops and be comfortable?
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HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 2 years ago
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A gas fired unit heater is probably your best bet. The size of the unit depends on how cold it gets and the size of the garage and the open door.
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
For a 430 sq.ft. garage any suggestions on what products I should be looking at specifically?
HVAC Technician: Rick, HVAC Supervisor replied 2 years ago
I have no idea what's available where you are. Modine and Reznor are the major brands. If you'd like me to size a unit for you I need the info mentioned above "how cold it gets and the size of the garage and the open door" also what insulation you have in floor's walls & ceiling as well as ceiling height and total length of outside walls. If you'd like me to do the heat loss calculations I'll post an additional services offer.
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