Radiators are cast iron units designed to warm your home with a valve on each side to control the heat output.
Sometimes radiators will have a thermostat on one side for better control and also for energy efficiency.
A radiator works by inputting hot water around the system.
New in home rads are a requirement by local authorities in the uk.
Most traditional rads heat a house by hot water passing through them.
When they get warm radiators are scorching hot to touch.
Some rads include a top cover or a full length metal radiator cover for safety and to make them look more pleasing.
In addition to having your heating system checked out each year by a professional,
here are a few routine things you can do to keep your radiators performing at their best.
Check your central heating when warm and make sure your radiators are getting warm at the top.
If not the radiators my need bleeding.
Check and make sure they also get warm at the bottom if not your system may need power flushing the cost for this will vary on area click here for more info.
Your central system will