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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.


Are infrared heaters good for conservatories?

With high ceilings and large windows, heating conservatories via traditional methods is notoriously difficult. It’s an annoying scenario: either deal with higher heating costs or abandon your conservatory until milder weather beckons. However, there is a solution at hand – infrared heaters. They’re great at combating heat loss and are a fuss-free alternative to independent room heating. Let’s find out exactly why infrared is so good for conservatories and explore some of our recommendations for good measure.

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Can you leave infrared heaters on all day? 

Ever wondered if it’s okay to leave your infrared heaters on all day? Well, it entirely depends on what kind you have. Those designed for indoor use, like infrared panels, are more than suited to being left on for many hours. However, is it even necessary? Let’s break down everything you need to know.

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Can you install infrared heaters in a bathroom?

If you’re on the hunt for a bathroom heating solution that seamlessly blends efficiency with understated style, infrared panels are the way to go. These sleek solutions are primed to deliver cosy warmth to your space, along with a few added perks you might not be aware of! When it comes to installing in bathrooms, there are a few key things to keep in mind, but don’t worry; we’ve got you covered with all the essential information, plus a couple of our recommendations to sweeten the deal.

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Why you need to buy an infrared heater with a precision thermostat

There are many reasons to choose infrared heating for your home – long-lasting radiant warmth, DIY-friendly installation, and convenient smart control to name a few! However, when you’re in the market for an infrared heater, one essential feature to look out for are ones fitted with a precision thermostat. If you’re not familiar with this technology, don’t worry. Read on to learn what they are, how they operate, and all the benefits they offer.

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What are the best infrared heaters for a home office?

With 44% of people now working from home in some capacity, the need for a functional and well heated home office is more important than ever. Whether you’ve transformed your spare room, converted your loft, or built yourself a cosy garden office, you’re going to need a heating solution that can adapt to your needs without breaking the bank. Enter, infrared heaters. Efficient, DIY-friendly and maintenance free, they’re primed to deliver soothing warmth for those long hours spent at your desk. So, if you’re looking for the ultimate selection of infrared heaters to elevate your home office experience, we’ve got you covered.

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Can infrared heaters be carbon neutral?

In the ever-evolving landscape of home heating, low carbon options continue to gain momentum – with infrared emerging as a promising alternative. Efficient and cost-effective, can it also be considered carbon neutral? Let’s explore what we mean by carbon neutral heating, delve into the role of infrared, and discover how you can transform your home with renewable energy.

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Controlling infrared patio heaters: Everything you need to know

Are you looking for an infrared patio heater to overhaul your outdoor space? There are a few things to consider before making a purchase – one of which being the level of control on offer. Our premium collection ranges from basic push-start buttons to sophisticated remote controllers and beyond. All have their upsides, so let’s read on to see what to expect with each control method and which is most suitable for you.

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