The use of electric heating offers several benefits, these include:


  • Energy efficiency: Electric heating systems can achieve high energy efficiency ratings, especially when compared to traditional heating methods such as gas or oil. Electric heaters convert nearly all the electrical energy they consume into heat, resulting in minimal energy wastage.


  • Safety: Electric heating systems eliminate the need for open flames or combustible fuels, reducing the risk of fires and gas leaks. They also eliminate the need for carbon monoxide detectors, flues, or chimneys, making them a safer option for heating.


  • Environmentally friendly: Electric heating produces zero direct emissions at the point of use, contributing to a cleaner and healthier environment. Additionally, as the electricity grid continues to shift towards renewable energy sources, the carbon footprint of electric heating can be further reduced.


  • Control and flexibility: Electric radiators offer precise temperature control, allowing users to adjust the heat output according to their specific requirements. Many electric heaters also come with programmable thermostats or smart controls, enabling users to set heating schedules and save energy when heating is not required.


  • Ease of installation: Electric radiators are easy to install and require minimal infrastructure. They don’t require a chimney, fuel storage tanks, or extensive pipework, making them suitable for a wide range of spaces.


  • Zoning capabilities: Electric heating systems often provide individual zoning capabilities, allowing users to control the temperature in different areas or rooms independently. This can enhance comfort and energy efficiency by avoiding heating unoccupied spaces.


  • Low maintenance: Electric heating systems generally have fewer components compared to other forms of heating systems, resulting in lower maintenance requirements. They don’t require annual inspections, fuel deliveries, or filter replacements which therefore reduce the long-term maintenance costs.


  • Quieter Operation:  Most electric heaters operate quietly, without the noise associated with furnaces or boilers that rely on combustion processes.


  • Longevity: Electric heating systems are built to be durable and long-lasting. With proper maintenance, they can have a longer lifespan compared to some other heating systems.


Electrorad offer several styles of electric radiators and heaters, see the products section of or give the team a call on 0113 2746799 to discuss your requirements in more detail