Benjamin Clarke

Self-confessed radiator obsessive. Can't watch TV or a movie without commenting on the choice of rads or heated towel rails in the background. My social life is active.

  1. How to clean chrome radiators

    How to clean chrome radiators
    Because radiators are almost constantly heating up and cooling down, it's inevitable that they will attract dirt over time. Because the highly polished nature of a chrome finish is one of its main attractions, bringing it back to its best is important in keeping your chrome radiators looking great. Here are the basic steps to get your chrome rads looking...
  2. Renovating your house: Where should you start?

    Renovating your house: Where should you start?
    The first thing to establish when making changes to your house is what 'renovating' actually means to you. For example, does it involve completely stripping back and restoring an old property or are you planning to redecorate some rooms in your otherwise structurally sound home? Working out what needs doing and what you want to achieve before you start is...
  3. How do Electric Heated Towel Rails work?

    How do Electric Heated Towel Rails work?
    Having an electric heated towel rail installed in your home can be a very convenient solution to keeping your towels warm and dry. If you have a gas boiler and central heating, an electric heated towel rail is easy to install without needing to connect it up to the pipe network in your home. Alternatively, if you don't have central...
  4. Why place radiators under windows?

    Why place radiators under windows?
    One of the most common questions we receive at Trade Radiators is a variation of "should I install my radiator underneath a window?" In this article we'll answer this common question so that you are fully informed when deciding the best place to install your radiators. Inefficient single glazing The idea that the area below the window is the best...
  5. What heating system should I choose?

    What heating system should I choose?
    If you're building or refurbishing a property, then you might be starting from scratch and deciding to install a brand new heating system. In this article, we'll discuss the three main types of domestic heating system to help you make an informed decision. 1. Standard Gas Central Heating This is the most common type of heating system and is usually...
  6. The Complete Guide to Electric Heating

    Welcome to our comprehensive guide to electric heating. This guide contains everything you need to know about heating your home with electric radiators and electric heated towel rails. We'll take you on a complete journey including explaining what electric heating is, the different types you might want to consider, the styles and finishes available to you and what works best...
  7. How do Electric Heated Towel Rails work?

    How do Electric Heated Towel Rails work?
    Choosing an electric heated towel rail can be a convenient and easy way to introduce a method of drying your towels into your home. For those without a conventional hot water central heating system, electric heated towel rails mean you are not restricted to installing panel radiators or storage heaters. Equally, if you do have a standard heating system, an...
  8. Which radiators should you bleed first?

    Which radiators should you bleed first?
    Bleeding a radiator is one of the easiest DIY heating tasks you can do. However, there is a method to bleeding radiators to ensure you get maximum benefit to your heating system. In this article we'll show you how to bleed a radiator and which radiator is best to bleed first. Why do you need to bleed a radiator? Firstly...
  9. Pisa 1200 x 500mm Electric Heated Towel Rail - SPECIAL OFFER!

    Pisa 1200 x 500mm Electric Heated Towel Rail - SPECIAL OFFER!
    Mega Clearance! Save over 57%! For a limited time only, we're excited to bring to you this Pisa 1200 x 500mm Electric Heated Towel Rail for only £175 (£408 RRP). That's a massive saving of over 57%! This Italian-designed, Pisa towel rail is manufactured from high quality 1.5mm steel, complete with a stunning polished chrome plate finish. The sleek and...
  10. Home Décor DIY Ideas for 2020

    Home Décor DIY Ideas for 2020
    Having spent a lot of time inside in 2020, you may have had noticed a few areas around the house that you'd like to improve. Making upgrades to our home doesn't necessary have to mean expense and complicated power tools. In this article we'll share a few inspirational ideas that you can do yourself with minimal fuss or formal training...

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