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The environmental benefits of aluminium radiators

The environmental benefits of aluminium radiators

June 18th, 2018

Most radiators sold in the UK are made of mild steel but over the last few years there has been an increase in designs made from stainless steel and aluminium. The latter material is particularly interesting because it offers the potential for energy savings. The reason for this is that… Continue reading

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Does colour affect heat output?

Does colour affect heat output?

June 11th, 2018

We are often asked if the colour of the radiator affects the heat output. The simple answer is - not enough to make it worth considering. When it comes to radiators, the only factor that makes any significant difference is the reflectiveness of the finish - the more shiny the… Continue reading

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Industrial chic

Industrial chic

June 5th, 2018

One of the top Interiors for the last few years has been Industrial Chic, pioneered by magazines and Pinterest it has become increasing popular in home across the UK.  Industrial interiors is taking homes back to the raw materials and back to basics, showing off materials and items you… Continue reading

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Bisque | Radiator Size and Placement

Bisque | Radiator Size and Placement

May 29th, 2018

At Bisque we offer stylish radiators for any space. Radiators no longer need to be placed in the coldest spot in the room, or where previous ones have been installed. Now thanks to double glazing and improved insulation the options of radiator placement are unlimited (well... almost). Don’t… Continue reading

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Planning your radiator pipework

Planning your radiator pipework

May 24th, 2018

So, you've spent time choosing the perfect radiator to complement your interior and you're ready to place an order. Now is the time to think about the installation and pipework. Over the years we have seen many of our lovely radiators spoiled by poor pipework connections (be it… Continue reading

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Dual fuel towel radiators

Dual fuel towel radiators

May 10th, 2018

When Bisque started selling towel radiators in the 1980s, they were considered an exciting and glamorous new accessory for the bathroom. Now they are ubiquitous and we all have an expectation of warm dry towels to greet us after our ablutions. But what about in the summer when the… Continue reading

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Heating Period Homes

Heating Period Homes

April 30th, 2018

The beatufiul asthetics of period homes, its high ceilings and large sash windows are also what makes heating them more complicated. So how do you conserve energy without spoiling the character of the building? The easiest and most significant way to improve matters is to have any draughty sash… Continue reading

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Selecting Radiators for Kitchens

Selecting Radiators for Kitchens

April 22nd, 2018

Kitchens have become a focal point for the home, – not only are they a space designed for families to cook together but a space for entertaining and bringing people together. It’'s no wonder therefore we are regularly asked: “Which radiator is best for the kitchen?”… Continue reading

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Spring pastels

Spring pastels

April 19th, 2018

The Sun is shining at Bisque and we are already bringing out the summer wardrobe. Did you know the best time to get your new radiator is spring / summer so you are all ready for the winter month? It might be hard to think about, the suns just come out...… Continue reading

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