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    18 Products To Keep You Warm At Home If You're Not Quite Ready To Turn The Heating On

    For if you can't countenance the idea of using central heating before November.

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    1. This draught excluder is an easy way to keep the cold out – simply cut it to the desired size, peel away the sticky backing, and attach it to your door.

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    It can close gaps that have a width of up to 28mm! The silicone rubber material is super durable, and it'll help to soundproof your space and keep bugs out too. Customers have awarded it a 4.4-star average rating and say it really does stay put once fitted.

    Price: £8.45

    2. Pop this lavender-scented body wrap in the microwave and it will keep you toasty for ages!

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    If you don't like messing about with hot water bottles, this is a simple alternative. The wheat-filled bag will heat up in the microwave and release a soothing lavender scent at the same time! Because it's flexible enough to wrap around your body, it's perfect for targeting specific areas like your shoulders or lower back.

    Price: £9.99

    3. If you still prefer a traditional hot water bottle, this extra-long one will keep more of you warm.

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    The length of this makes it particularly ideal for abdominal cramps, and its soft cover is machine washable up to 30°C.

    Price: £14.99

    4. This self-adhesive rubber seal will help to close the gaps in your windows that are letting the cold in.

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    This stuff will insulate gaps that are 2-5mm big, and it can be trimmed down to whatever size you need. It has a self-adhesive side that makes it really easy to apply, and once it's fitted it will last you for up to eight years! Reviewers are seriously impressed by how effective this seal is, and say it's great value for money too.

    Price: £14.70

    5. Unlike the kinds that go over your mattress, this highly-rated electric blanket can be used anywhere in the home as long as you're near a plug point.

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    It features a digital controller with nine settings so you can adjust the heat to your preferences, and it easily detaches for when you want to put the blanket in the washing machine! You can set a timer on it for between one and nine hours, and there's an auto shutoff setting that stops it from overheating. Plus, the cosy fleece material means it's super soft to the touch.

    Price: £37.99 for a large size.

    6. Or for something a bit smaller and more targeted, there's this electric heat pad that works wonders on achy muscles.

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    This pad claims to provide more coverage than four hot water bottles! It has a fast heat-up time and six different temperature settings to choose from depending on your needs. There's a 90-minute automatic switch-off timer so you'll never accidentally leave it on for too long, and the remote and cable are detachable for when you want to chuck this heat pad in the washing machine (just don't go any hotter than a 40°C wash).

    Price: £24.99

    7. Curtains can make a surprising amount of difference when it comes to the warmth of your home! These blackout ones will help to keep the heat in during autumn and winter.

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    The fabric is multilayered, which helps to retain any warmth in the room. You won't need to swap them out in the summer either, as they'll also keep the room cool in hot weather. Because they block out 85-95% of light, they're perfect for your bedroom if you struggle to fall asleep.

    Price: £18.45 for a pair of 46"x54" curtains.

    8. These slippers have a plush faux-fur lining to protect your feet from cold floors.

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    The cushioned foam inside will provide some extra comfort and support, while the non-slip outer sole means you can wear these to pop the bins out safe in the knowledge that they won't get ruined.

    Price: £17.99 – they're available in UK sizes 3/4-8/9.

    9. Love to soak in the tub to keep toasty? One way to ensure that your bath water stays warm for longer is to fill the gap between the bathtub and outer panels – this expanding foam spray will do the job easily.

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    Heat can escape through the sides and base of your tub, which in turn speeds up the cooling-down process of your bath water. This quick-drying spray cuts down the time it takes to insulate the gaps, and is resistant to rotting as well.

    Price: £7.49

    10. This chic shaggy rug will add some warmth to cold wooden floorboards.

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    This rug has a high density of fibres that make it super plush! It's designed to not shed, so you can enjoy the cosiness it'll add without needing to constantly whip the hoover out.

    Price: £17.99 for a 80x150cm size rug.

    11. These thermal yoga leggings are lined with fleece to keep you warm without feeling stuffy.

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    Despite their cosy lining you won't get sweaty, as they're designed to drive moisture away from the skin. Oh, and if their warming benefits weren't enough, they have pockets.

    Price: £29 – they're available in UK sizes 6-16.

    12. Put this draught excluder up your chimney and it'll prevent warm air from escaping (just make sure to remove it before lighting any fires).

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    When you think of warm air getting out, you probably think of windows and doors, but your chimney can be a real culprit too! This simple solution will stop warm air from leaving and cold air from getting in, and it features a nifty handle that makes it easy to insert and remove when you need to. It also helps to stop that incredibly annoying wind noise that can be a real problem as the weather gets worse.

    Price: £27.49

    13. If you're lounging around the house, you may want to swap out your regular socks for these super thick and fluffy ones.

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    These cosy socks are warm yet breathable, meaning you get to enjoy all of the cosiness and none of the stuffiness. They feature non-slip pads at the bottom too so you can wear them on tiles and wooden flooring with no trouble!

    Price: £10.99 – they come in one size that fits UK sizes 4-8.

    14. This heated towel rack will keep your towel nice and warm, making getting out of the shower in the mornings a bit more bearable.

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    It's low on energy consumption (costing only 3p an hour to run!), and because it's mains-powered you can use it in pretty much any room.

    Price: £29.99

    15. Swapping your regular duvet for this 15-tog one will make a world of difference when it comes to falling asleep on freezing cold nights.

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    It has a hollowfibre filling, which means it can keep you warm without feeling heavy. The duvet is really easy to care for too – you can pop it in the washing machine and it's tumble-dryer friendly.

    Price: £27.95 for a double bed size – it's also available in single and king bed sizes.

    16. Speaking of beds, this teddy fleece duvet cover set will add some extra warmth and feels super luxe.

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    This duvet set boasts a pretty impressive 4.6-star average rating from over 1,000 reviews! Customers praise how cosy these covers are and say they wash really well too.

    Price: £22.44 for a single bed size – it's also available in double, king, and super king sizes.

    17. This Vicks humidifier releases warm mist into the air, and can last for 24 hours without needing a refill.

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    The mist it releases can help to make the room feel warmer, and some cold air is added to the steam before it comes out to ensure it isn't too hot. People who have bought this really appreciate how quiet it is!

    Price: £49.98

    18. Finally, if you do want to put the heating on, this clever insulation foil will reflect warmth back into the room that otherwise gets wasted on the wall behind the radiator.

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    It comes with self-adhesive pads, so all you have to do it cut it to size and then stick it behind your radiator for it to start working its magic. It'll reflect an impressive 95% of heat back into the room, helping you to get the most out of your energy and maybe even reducing your heating bill in the process. Customers say it makes a big difference (and all for under £20)!

    Price: £18.25