Master the art of radiator isolation with our guide—essential for preventing water damage and disruptions. Discover why, when, and how to efficiently manage your central heating. From routine maintenance to replacement, empower your home care decisions.
Welcome to the Trade Radiators Advice Centre, where you’ll find inspiration, practical tips and know-how guides for the best and most economical ways to heat your home. Find modern trends and traditional classics in our examples of radiator styles to suit any type of room. DIY expert or beginner? We’ve got guides to cover every aspect of radiator purchase, installation and maintenance.
- 24 November 2023
- 31 October 2023
Radiators are the unsung heroes of home comfort, silently and efficiently spreading warmth throughout your space. Have you ever wondered how they work their magic? In our comprehensive guide, we delve into the science behind radiators, unraveling the secrets of how they turn cold rooms into cosy sanctuaries.
- 23 October 2023
Our comprehensive radiator cleaning guide is your key to maintaining an efficient heating system. Whether you're a seasoned DIY enthusiast or a beginner, our guide provides all the knowledge you need to keep your radiators clean and running smoothly, saving energy and enhancing your comfort..
- 16 October 2023
Learn why it's important to have a balanced central heating system, what factors might have caused it to become unbalanced and what you can do to ensure your radiators heat your rooms evenly and efficiently.
- 29 September 2023
Discover the complete step-by-step guide on how to paint your radiator with precision, and get the best finish possible. Learn all the best painting techniques and quality tips to revamp your home heating effortlessly.
- 12 September 2023
Master the art of radiator maintenance with our comprehensive guide. Learn how to efficiently bleed radiators, ensuring your home stays warm and your heating system runs smoothly. Including essential tools to step-by-step instructions, say goodbye to cold spots and hello to a toasty home!
- 5 September 2023
Discover if it's safe to mount a TV above a radiator and how to protect your TV from potential heat damage in our informative article on space-saving setups.
- 31 August 2023
A helpful list of common terminology used when talking about radiators and heated towel rails. There is a lot of jargon in the heating industry so this regularly updated article should be really helpful.
- 31 August 2023
Discover the future of efficient and convenient heating with electric radiators, as we delve into their benefits and features that make them a popular choice for modern living.
- 31 August 2023
Cast iron radiators have a timeless charm, combining classic design with efficient heat distribution that adds both warmth and character to your living spaces. Read on
- 31 August 2023
Dual fuel towel radiators offer the convenience of being powered by both your central heating system and electricity, allowing you to enjoy warm towels year-round, independent of your heating system's operation.
- 22 August 2023
Curious about gas safety checks and what they cover? Learn whether radiators are part of these essential checks and understand the crucial components that undergo inspection. Get clarity on what to expect during the inspection process and gain insights into the broader context of maintaining a secure and well-functioning gas system.
- 8 August 2023
Whether you are working on a standard sized domestic heating system or a larger domestic one, it is important to take teps to address the issue of dirt and minimise the damage it can cause. In this article, we take a look at the issues associated with dirt and how installers can protect heating systems in larger properties.
- 1 August 2023
Independent research shows that householders can make big savings on their home heating costs with a relatively small investment in modern heating controls. We consider the current controls market and explore the role of smart technology in future developments.
- 25 July 2023
As the boundaries between Government Housing Standards and the Building Regulations begin to overlap, the location of radiator thermostatic radiator valve (TRV) controls is becoming more important than ever. We look at how this will influence connections and the positioning of TRVs.
- 18 July 2023
For the last decade, the trends of home automation systems have been on an ever-increasing rise, with more people becoming accustomed to having smart technology in their homes. With demand for new innovations increasing, heating control systems are becoming more sophisticated.
- 11 July 2023
With so many different styles to choose from, it can be tempting to get caught up in the aesthetics of heated towel rails and forget about the heat. With sensible decision making you can have style and practicality.
- 4 July 2023
Changes in the digital world have had an impact on many industries, and the heating sector is no exception. Manufacturers are offering online training and downloadable resources to help installers access important information at all times.