B&Q issue urgent warning over popular £14 item and offer customers refunds

B&Q has put out an urgent recall on a fan heater after identifying a potential risk of electric shock and fire to customers when using the product.

Monday, 15th February 2021, 1:24 pm

The retailer said that the GoodHome Colenso 2000W Freestanding Fan Heater may overheat causing damage to the case along with risk of electric shock or fire.

A spokesperson for the store said: “If you have bought this model since September 2020, please immediately stop using it and return to store when possible for a full refund.”

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B&Q said this particular product may overheat and poses the potential risk of electric shock or fire.