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Infrared Heaters Direct

This is the Infrared Heaters Direct advice centre – your in-depth knowledge base about infrared heating and its benefits. As experts in the industry, we can field all of your questions about infrared to help you get to grips with these efficient, low energy heaters. New to infrared heating? Take a look at our blogs which cover many commonly asked questions from first time buyers. Our articles cover the advantages of infrared, how it compares to other heating systems and what makes them so cost effective. We bust myths, give you the lowdown on the best products and even get stuck into the science for anyone who loves going into the finer details. Whatever stage of the journey you’re at, our advice centre is here to help point you in the right direction – we offer guidance on how to choose the right product and take a look at where to install them to help you get the most out of your heaters. Indoor or outdoor, domestic or commercial, the Infrared Heaters Direct advice centre is your one-stop reference point to help you find the perfect heating solution.

No two projects are the same and if you’re looking to see how infrared can benefit a business or civic property, we’re here to provide you with all the information you need. We offer a whole section of articles dedicated to help commercial industries learn more about infrared and why it can be the better choice compared to other large-scale heating systems. Whether you’re specifying for a pub, club, restaurant or venue, there’s an infrared heater to match so browse our articles for inspiration. You don’t need to get bogged down with the jargon of infrared. Our advice centre gives you the key, take-home messages you need to know without the waffle, but if you do want to know the finer aspects, we also have a heating glossary and buying guide to make navigating the world of infrared as simple as possible. Should our advice centre ever come up short, you can also talk to our friendly and knowledgeable Sales team on 0330 880 8383 for advice specific to your exact project.


How does Infrared Heat Affect Your Body?

You may have heard a few myths about infrared heating in the past, but we’re here to sort the fact from the fiction, starting with how infrared affects your body. Sophisticated, efficient and stylish, infrared heating is a modern solution that perfectly matches a range of spaces, which is why it continues to increase in popularity as a primary heating system. It’s a completely safe way to keep you and your property warm and we’re going to explore why that is.

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Is Infrared Heating Safe?

From the comfortable glow of an open fire to the rush of warmth we feel after an intense workout, infrared heat is a completely natural process that we all experience every day. Your body is probably emitting and absorbing infrared heat as you read this page! However, when infrared heaters are used to heat our homes and outdoor areas, is this type of warmth still safe and natural? We’ll be explaining the science behind the heat, as well as well as exploring the level of safety infrared heaters have to offer.

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Does Infrared Heating Kill Mould?

Many properties in the UK are often prone to damp for a variety of reasons. Whether due to poor heat retention or bad ventilation, one of the best ways to combat this is with infrared warmth. When it comes to heating your home, infrared heaters provide a number of benefits, such as the ability to prevent damp. We’re looking at the ways in which infrared not only makes an efficient heating system, but also how effective it is at killing mould.

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The Best Infrared Patio Heaters UK for 2021

For many of us, time spent out in the garden is the highlight of our summer. BBQs, cooling off in the paddling pool, and early evening drinks are just a few of the moments we enjoy in the sun. Sadly, warm weather is never guaranteed in Britain. So, if you’re looking for a reliable and practical way to keep your garden warm, infrared patio heaters are the ideal solution. Using radiant heat that travels in a wave to warm people and objects directly, patio heaters are great for offsetting colder outdoor temperatures, allowing you to enjoy your garden regardless of any temperature drops. To help you make the most of your outdoor space, whatever the weather, we’re giving you a rundown of the best-infrared patio heaters for 2021.

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Are infrared heaters cheap to run?

Infrared heaters are very cost effective to run because their long-lasting heat allows them to keep spaces warm using less energy. This is, in fact, key to why their running costs are so low. When your rooms are heated by far infrared, it sinks deep into the fabric of your property, making your space feel warmer for much longer. But this is just part of the reason why infrared heaters are so affordable to run. In this blog, we’re going to look at what makes them so economical and why they could be the ideal heating solution for your property.

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