SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) --There is still about a month left of winter and you may be considering using or buying a space heater.
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Consumer Reports and 7 on Your Side teamed up to recommend and test a variety of space heaters varying in shape and size from portable heaters to larger units.
Experts say 40 percent of fires are caused by space heaters, so it's imperative that you follow safety precautions and pick trusted machines.
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