Posted on 23rd January 2024
The growing emphasis on eco-friendly and energy-efficient heating solutions has led to a revolution in home heating technologies. In a world where reducing our carbon footprint and creating a sustainable living space is of increasing importance, making the right choice on heating solutions plays a crucial role. Among the plethora of options available, three innovative and energy-efficient heating technologies stand tall: Air Source Heat Pumps, Electric Boilers, and Electric Radiators.
In this ultimate guide, we embark on a journey to explore these three key heating solutions, delving into their unique features, advantages, and benefits for homeowners like you. By understanding the nuances that differentiate Air Source Heat Pumps, Electric Boilers, and Electric Radiators, you can make informed decisions to design an energy-efficient, comfortable, and sustainable home without compromising on aesthetics or functionality.
At the Electric Heating Company, our core belief revolves around providing our valued customers with an unmatched range of high-quality Electric Heating products, backed by exemplary customer support and deep industry knowledge. By choosing us, you gain a trusted partner in your quest for premium, sustainable home heating solutions that cater to your unique preferences and requirements.
An innovative and eco-friendly heating solution, Air Source Heat Pumps extract heat from the outside air, even during colder months, and convert it into useful energy to heat your home:
a) Energy Efficiency: With their ability to generate more energy from the extracted heat than they consume in electricity, Air Source Heat Pumps have proven to be exceptionally energy efficient.
b) Dual-function System: Air Source Heat Pumps can also function as cooling systems during warmer months, making them a versatile climate control solution for year-round comfort.
c) Reduced Carbon Footprint: As a low-carbon heating solution, Air Source Heat Pumps contribute to lower greenhouse gas emissions compared to traditional fossil fuel-based heating systems.
d) Iconic Air: Our very own Iconic Air heat pump range combines efficiency, versatile performance, and cost-effective operation to provide the ultimate Air Source Heat Pump experience.
An outstanding alternative to gas and oil boilers, Electric Boilers deliver energy-efficient heating without the need for a mains gas connection:
a) Eco-friendly Heating: Electric Boilers are compatible with various renewable energy sources like solar panels, further enhancing their environmental credentials.
b) Low Maintenance: Lacking the combustion process found in traditional boilers, Electric Boilers require minimal servicing and have fewer parts that can wear or break down.
c) Flexible Installation: With no need for a flue or gas supply, Electric Boilers offer flexible installation options, making them a suitable choice for homes lacking gas infrastructure.
d) Silent and Controllable: Electric Boilers operate silently and can work in tandem with programmable thermostats for customised, efficient heating control.
Combine the best attributes of traditional radiators and electric heaters in a single, stylish product, Electric Radiators have become increasingly popular among discerning homeowners:
a) Rapid Heat Delivery: Electric Radiators provide instant warmth, ensuring your home remains cosy and comfortable in no time.
b) Precise Temperature Control: Coupled with programmable digital thermostats and timers, Electric Radiators allow room-by-room temperature control for maximum energy efficiency.
c) Elegant Designs: Electric Radiators come in a variety of styles, materials, and colours, enabling homeowners to select the perfect design to complement their home’s décor.
d) Hassle-Free Installation: Easy to install and requiring no changes to your central heating system, Electric Radiators are an ideal addition or upgrade to any home.
With three exceptional heating solutions available, consider the following factors when choosing the best option for your home:
a) Available Space: Consider the space available for installation. While Electric Boilers require a small area, an Air Source Heat Pump will need an outdoor unit installation.
b) Energy Source Preferences: Electric Boilers and Radiators are ideal for homes without a gas supply, while Air Source Heat Pumps can work in conjunction with other renewable energy sources.
c) Aesthetics: Assess the overall design of each heating system, ensuring compatibility with your home’s décor and personal style preferences.
d) Heating Needs: Consider your primary heating requirements, such as a heating-only solution (Electric Radiators) versus a dual-function heating and cooling system (Air Source Heat Pumps).
The journey to energy-efficient heating begins with understanding the unique features and benefits of Air Source Heat Pumps, Electric Boilers, and Electric Radiators. By considering factors such as efficiency, environmental impact, installation, pairing with renewable energy sources, and design aesthetics, you can make an informed decision that aligns with your home heating needs and preferences.
At the Electric Heating Company, we are dedicated to professional electrical solutions, offering exceptional customer service, deep industry knowledge, and a diverse range of high-quality Electric Heating products. Trust in our commitment to guiding you towards outstanding home heating solutions that complement your lifestyle and contribute to a greener, more comfortable home.
Are you ready to take the first step towards energy-efficient home heating? Look no further than the Electric Heating Company’s comprehensive selection of Air Source Heat Pumps (Iconic Air), Electric Boilers, and Electric Radiators, each designed to meet your unique heating requirements. Explore our range today and unlock the door to a sustainable, comfortable home.
Kevin Andrews, Installer, Cornwall
I am an installer of these modern, efficient electric radiators in Devon and Cornwall.
From experience, they are excellent heaters from an excellent company.
All the staff are very friendly and helpful. They are a pleasure to do business with.
Mrs J McCrossan
Please don’t take this to be condescending in any way but it was so refreshing to deal with someone who was efficient and willing to help especially when I really didn’t know what I was needing. Many thanks.
Kevin Brown, Precision Plastics (Guernsey) Limited
We are a medium sized independent Builders & Plumbers Merchant / Home Improvement Centre based in the Channel Islands and always looking for quality products to add to our portfolio and offer to our discerning customers. Quality is important on a contained Island market as word of mouth plays a large part in the success of our business.
We took on EHC in 2012 and , in a nutshell, “haven’t looked back”. The Comet range of boilers has proved very popular with installers and householders alike and is now being seen by developers as the perfect choice for their projects giving us many repeat sales. We have also received very favourable comments on their solar equipment.
Having reliable back-up is a major factor on island and to this end EHC have proved to be a top-rated supplier always quick to deal with any minor problems that may arise.
Speed of delivery is excellent, positive feedback from our customers is as good as 100%, and their support at trade shows and provision of display product has provided us as a supplier with all we could ask for.
Joanne Greenwood, North Yorkshire
An ode to my lovely new bathroom radiator
A helpful young chap knocked at my door today
To deliver my radiator, of which I must say
Has thrilled me, the manufacturing quality superb
Purchased to keep toasty whilst soaking in my tub
I’m delighted with the colour RAL6019
The pale green restful & calming…..simply divine
So thank you so much from my Hubby and me
To the German engineers, Carole, and all at EHC