DIY store B&Q has issued an important product recall after potential risks were identified.

The GoodHome Colenso 2000W White Freestanding Fan Heater has been recalled by the company after a potential risk of electric shock and fire when using the product was revealed.

News and Star: The fan heater that has been recalled by B&QThe fan heater that has been recalled by B&Q

B&Q said the product may overheat in some cases, causing damage to the case.

The heater was on sale between September 2020 and January 2021. Anyone who purchased the item is asked to stop using it immediately and return it to the store when possible for a full refund.

Alternatively, customers can call B&Q's headline on 0300 303 4482.