Advantages Easy to use, variable settings, climate control, remote control
Disadvantages Can be noisy at times, especially on maximum power
Over the years I have lived in homes with no central heating, with electric storage heating and with my favoured gas central heating. In fact gas central heating is a must for me now - so much so I won't even look at any homes which don't have it and have felt this way for over 20 years after living in a flat with storage heaters which were particularly ineffectual. Of course sometimes you need a little back up, and when I lived in Edinburgh in my big old house, it was cheaper for me to heat the one room I was sitting in than turn on the gas central heating, so I used a halogen heater quite ...