A gas heater is a device used to heat a room or a particular area using natural gas or liquefied petroleum gas. Gas heaters have been improved and developed for the past few years that can utilize radiant heat technology and to make it more energy efficient. Typically, gas heaters are used central heating systems (often times combined with ventilation and air conditioning system) and dryers for clothes, and dishwashers. For homeowners or a consumer who is curious whether it is possible to have a gas heating system, finding a good contractor, especially in your local area, may help you in installing a good gas heating system that is cost-effective and economical for consumers to use. There are some guidelines to you to consider. First is to decide whether to replace the system or now. Heating is the largest energy expense that is used in homes and determining the age of the gas heating system is the factor. If the gas heater is more than 20 years old, consider replacing it with a high efficient system and replace the gas furnace without the electronic ignition with one that has. It is a good investment to make plus it saves money on energy bills. A gas heating contractor will guide you in choosing the right model and evaluate the current gas heating system you're using.