Compact Heating Solutions: An Overview of Small Radiators
Small radiators provide an effective heating solution when space is at a premium. Their conveniently compact size allows them to warm smaller rooms and fit into tight spots regular radiators simply can’t.
Benefits of Small Radiators
Compact radiators offer many advantages:
Take up less wall space with their smaller dimensions
Can heat smaller rooms, bathrooms, and other tight spaces
Easy to install in spaces with limited clearance
Versatile to mount on walls, in recesses, under windows
More affordable to purchase and run than full size radiators
Styles of Small Radiators
Small radiators come in a range of styles to match any decors:
Panel – Thin, flat panel radiators mount discretely on walls
Column – Tall, narrow column radiators fit in slim vertical spaces
Plinth – Short and wide small radiators install under windows
Corner – Compact L-shaped radiators tuck into room corners
Finishes like gloss, matte, or chrome allow small radiators to complement modern contemporary spaces. While ornate cast iron models add a traditional vintage look.
Heating Power in a Compact Size
Despite their modest dimensions, today’s small radiators can deliver sufficient warmth for small rooms:
Convection heating efficiently circulates air
Durable materials like aluminium and steel optimize heat transfer
Many models feature double heat emission from front and back
Thermostatic valves allow precise temperature control
Electric and hydronic central heating models available
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So don’t let their petite size fool you. Modern small radiators pack an impressive heating punch.
Discreet Heating for Smaller Spaces
With their modest proportions and wide range of styles, today’s small radiators provide efficient heating in a compact, aesthetically pleasing form factor.
Perfect for smaller rooms, apartments, offices and other cosy spaces where floor space comes at a premium.
Our BTU Calculator is designed specifically to save you money and make sure you don’t get too little or too much heat.
It’s super easy to use and tells you how many BTUs your will need when selecting the radiators to make a difference in your home.
Once you have your Minimum and Upper BTU estimates aim to match or exceed it as best you can.
Pick a radiator that you like from our fantastic range and be sure to check out its technical information for the BTUs!
Having the heat and not needing it is much better than needing the heat and not having it!
You can always turn a hot radiator down with one of our Thermostatic Radiator Valves.
There are always a lot of factors to consider when warming a room, so if you would like any assistance feel free to call our team of friendly heating experts.
Our bespoke and designer radiator installations are carried out to give you the best aesthetic look possible. Not much is impossible, so if you’ve got a fancy new radiator and need it installing professionally, we put the effort in to give you the desired outcome, no matter where in the country you are.
At DRS we have a team of experienced plumbers, specialising in radiator installations, replacements and repairs.