Cast iron radiators have reigned over the commercial and domestic heating worlds for decades - but now they're in demand for their design as well as their function.Cast iron radiators carry a lot more mass, and as such, deliver a longer lasting heat. The reason why cast iron radiators have endured even though central heating systems have evolved over the years is because of the fundamental effectiveness of cast iron radiators offering a superlative heat output. But now, it's the style and design of cast iron radiators that have ensured an insurgence in demand.Cast Iron Radiators for Authentic ..
Radiators have several crucial characteristics. The
most important of which - and don't let anyone tell you otherwise - is size.When choosing, buying and fitting radiators, their
size should be your first consideration. There are many factors involved in
choosing radiators - style, material and compatibility with your heating supply
being important ones. But these are all useless until you've measured the areas
you want your radiators to heat and worked out what size radiator you need. Radiators and Heating EfficiencyGetting the balance right with radiator size is
critical. If your ..
Flat panel, wall mounted, vertical and cast iron radiators. We all recognise the outer shell of our radiators but few of understand the technology behind them.We all know the purpose of cast iron radiators and pay lots of attention to the exterior when choosing a radiator. As a customer many of us are attracted to a radiator due to the way it looks and how it will compliment our home. Underneath the shiny, sleek and polished exterior however each radiator works in the same way right? There are two main types of radiator, an electric radiator and a central heating radiator. Some radiators are h..
Investing in new radiators will add an extra
level of warmth and style to your rooms.Central heating radiators work by circulating hot water around the pipes that
then radiate the heat generated into the space it's situated in. In the early
days of central heating radiators were made from cast iron. These traditional radiators are no longer common in new constructions of buildings but are back
in vogue now with many people rescuing and restoring them back to their former
glory. You can also buy replica cast iron radiators to replace standard ones in
Victorian or older style houses.Centra..
Imagine your home could
be completely transformed by simply replacing your universal radiators with
brand new funky designer radiators. Central heating solution designs are
forever evolving with brilliant ideas from designers on ways to spice up those
vital and practical sources of heat. Long gone are the days of limited choice
and boring white radiators. You can now buy radiators in many different
incredible shapes and sizes. Some even have their own lights and shelves.
Sophisticated designs for radiators are not just for the rich and famous. Anyone can add designer flair to thei..
A multi column radiator is a traditional steel radiator, which is made up of vertical or horizontal tubes in each section. Many people like to buy the multi column radiators because they have a very traditional look. Some of the advantageous features of multi column radiators are:• Better performanceThe heating ability of multi column radiators has often been found to be better than that of other heaters. They deliver a much better performance as steel heats quickly, this will help to increase the efficiency of your home, especially when combined with a newer economic boiler.• LighterMulti Col..
This week we would
like to talk about The Designer Radiator and its Advantages
Designer radiators are designed to be an aesthetically
improved version of the traditional radiator, they intend to be a feature point
to your home and improve the room in a way that a traditional radiator maybe
could not. The brilliant thing about Designer radiators is that they still use
the latest technology of a traditional radiator whilst incorporating a
Here we would like to discuss the main advantages and
reasons why people purchase designer radiators:
• Aesthetic Value
In these times of economic strife and rising living costs we thought it would be a good idea to do a piece on Eco Friendliness. We’re going to write about Cast Iron Radiators and if they are as eco-friendly as modern radiators. Cast Iron Radiators are very pleasing on the eye and can give any room a classic, traditional appearance. However their classic appearance can give people the idea that they are old fashioned and do not have the same energy efficiency as the newer steel and aluminium radiators but this isn’t true. One argument is that Cast Iron Radiators can take longer to heat up than ..
Every wanted to know how they make aluminium radiators? Take a look at this video.
The new Hillborough corner, thermostatic radiator valves (TRV) is now available at a great price and a number of different finishes. This traditional radiator valve is perfect for installations where the pipes come out of the wall. No more turning the angled valve 90 degrees and having the wheel head protruding in front of the radiator, the Hillsborough corner TRV gives you the ideal configuration...
If you're looking for your brand new radiator and perhaps you can't make your mind up or you need inspiration then make sure to read our Simply Radiators online brochure Use the brochure to find your perfect radiator, it could be Cast-Iron, Steel Column, Aluminium, Stainless Steel or Designer and we also provide bathroom specific radiators, flat-panel radiators and a large number of radiator accessories. You can also contact us if you would like a brochure to be sent out to you.If you have found your perfect radiator then call our brilliant Sales Office for expert advice on selection, specific..
New to the Simply Radiators radiator valve collection a pewter finish for the Hillborough thermostatic radiator valve (TRV). The very popular Hillborough range (which is already available in eight different finishes) can now be supplied in that traditional black on silver effect finish reminiscent of traditional pewter wares. This well admired finish has been available in door furniture, table lamps, picture frames and curtain rails to add a traditional feel to many interiors. Now you can now continue this theme through to the your radia..
New improved ranges of sectional radiators, now available at Simply Radiators. Direct from Italy we can now supply new ranges of aluminium radiators. The Apex range has been replaced by the Ali Royal which offers improved quality, shorter lead times and higher heat output.
Take a look at the new Consilio bench radiator from Hudevad.
As Hudevad say “The Consilio radiator bench is more than a radiator.
It combines functionality and aesthetics, making it a practical piece of
designer furniture rather than a source of heat”.
Another masterpiece from Hudevad and a pretty cool looking, low level radiator.
Call the sales office now on 0208 884 3369 or 01908 566906, for more information...