Help & Advice

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.

Blog

Herschel Infrared Heating Panels – As Seen on TV!

Last month, many viewers of the popular BBC series ‘Your Home Made Perfect’ were given their first introduction to infrared, showcased in episode 8’s exquisitely designed garden room. In this episode, you can see a chic, powder-coated white infrared panel that’s been mounted on the ceiling, elegantly blending into its surroundings to provide comfortable warmth. Expert architect Laura Jane Clark captures exactly why infrared heating is so revolutionary: it’s space-saving, it’s efficient and it provides a natural heat which feels like the warmth from the sun. Infrared heating panels are impressive enough just to look at but if you want to know more, here are the benefits in detail.

Read More »

Fight Damp: Choose Infrared Heating

Are there rooms in your home where you are constantly trying to combat damp? An attic room, kitchen or a bathroom perhaps? If so, infrared heaters might be the solution for you. They’re great for tackling already persistent damp and for preventing the problem from forming in the first place. We’re going to explore why you should choose infrared heaters and how they can help you win the fight against damp.

Read More »

The Best Infrared Commercial Heaters for Your Business

Offices, restaurants, hotels and warehouses: they’re all commercial properties that will benefit from infrared heating and for different reasons. In businesses such as these, it is important to take care of customers and employees especially when temperatures drop and the frigid winter sets in. With so many heating solutions it can be hard to pick the right heater for your business’s needs, which is why we are here to guide you through our best infrared commercial heaters.

Read More »

What size electric outdoor heater do I need?

Deciding on using an infrared heater to warm your patio or outside space is the first step towards a more energy efficient and sustainable heating solution, but what comes next? Sometimes the vast range of options can be enough to put anyone off. This blog will help you take the right considerations to choose the perfectly sized electric heater for your outdoor space.

Read More »

Infrared Heating vs. Underfloor Heating

You’ve probably heard of the wondrous benefits of both electric underfloor heating and infrared heating as modern heating systems, but when it comes to choosing between them, the choice may not always be clear. Our range of infrared heaters are the perfect, most cost-effective choice for anyone looking to change or add to their current heating system, from their ultra-modern and sleek design all the way to their unmatched efficiency.

Read More »

The Best Electric Garden Heaters for Evenings Outdoors

October is a conflicted month, with mild and sometimes even warm daytimes sandwiched between freezing cold mornings and evenings. Transitional weather like this doesn’t lend itself to comfortable outdoor gatherings and it’s this uncertain time of year that forces us indoors until the daffodils appear in the spring. While there’s something to be said for cuddling up inside, there’s equally something to be said for spending autumn evenings outdoors under the clear, starry night sky. To ensure you’re warm and toasty when the darkness descends, take a look at some of our finest outdoor heating solutions and make the most of your garden this autumn.

Read More »

A Simple Guide for Choosing Your Perfect Outdoor Heater

Keeping warm outdoors can be a real struggle in the cooler months. Whether you enjoy a drink in the garden or dinner under the stars, thanks to the wonderfully changeable British weather, chances are you’re going to need something to shut out the cold. From roaring gas burners to discreet electric heaters, there’s an overwhelming amount of choice for outdoor heating. To help you find the right solution for your space, we’ve compiled a simple guide to point you in the right direction…

Read More »