Space heaters can be a quick way to heat up a room. However, they can be as dangerous as they are convenient if used improperly. Space heaters cause 25,000 home fires a year, and 6,000 emergency room visits, according to the Harvard University Environmental Health & Safety group.

As approximately one-third of all house fires nationwide happen during cold home-heating months, Cozy Products has produced the following infographic to illustrate how to reduce the risks of using a space heater at home:

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