If you’ve been thinking about having electric central heating installed then you may be wondering what the radiators are going to look like, how they work and what you can and can’t do with them. They’re all common questions, so we thought we’d put together this summary of FAQs.
What are the main beneficial features of electric central heating radiators?
One of the most liked features is their ultra slim design which makes them ideal for smaller properties or rooms, or for anyone who dislikes radiators that interrupt their interior design.
Another benefit is the fact that electric central heating radiators are energy efficient and offer state of the art temperature control and energy management. Each radiator can be individually controlled with instant effect.
Can electric central heating radiators be covered?
No – you should never cover an electric radiator as it will affect its performance. Placing wet clothes or other items on them is also forbidden, as is covering them with radiator covers as this can affect the performance of the thermostat.
Can electric central heating radiators be programmed?
Yes, generally electric radiators are programmable and in fact it is recommended they are programmed so as to maximise energy efficiency.