Jun 16

Heating facts: if your radiators aren’t working properly

Three radiators

Most homes in the UK have some form of radiator system, taking hot water from a boiler and transporting it to radiators in different rooms. This systems works well for the majority of homeowners, but sometimes there is a problem which prevents the radiators from heating up effectively. Read More »

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May 28

Radiators and how they have changed over the years

Steel round radiator

Your radiator may seem like an essential tool for a house, but in fact radiators are a relatively modern invention, and in the past the best that most people could do to heat their homes was light a fire. The Romans used a similar principle to radiators to heat their floors, which involved a steady fire and space below the floors known as a hypocaust. Read More »

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Jan 22

How and Why Bleed a Radiator

Raditor Valves

Modern heating systems link radiators in each room to a single boiler or heat distributor in the home. While this is the most effective way to ensure that your home is always warm, you may find that your radiator doesn’t distribute heat evenly from its surface. Read More »

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