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Do not plug space heaters into extension cords or power strips

Jan 17, 2024 09:04AM ● By Content Editor
Photo: Paul Minami 

By Megan Loe - KARE 11 News - January 17, 2024

As temperatures drop below freezing throughout the country, some people might be breaking out their space heaters for added warmth in their homes.

That’s led many people to share warnings about space heaters on social media. The posts warn against plugging space heaters into extension cords or power strips because doing so could start a fire. 


To read the full story, visit the KARE 11 News site here.