Electric Storage Heaters

Electric Storage heaters

Improve your energy efficiency with replacement storage heaters

Electric storage heaters are a cheaper alternative to regular electric heaters making use of the Economy 7 tariff, which is an off-peak rate to provide cheaper electricity.

Storage heaters are a great way to store warm air in your home, especially during those cold winter months. They work by heating up their bricks at night and releasing that energy throughout the day when there’s cheaper electricity rates available!

What are the benefits to new electric storage heaters?

Electric storage heaters are a great benefit if you’re at home most of the day and if you already have electric heaters, there is Government Grants to replace your old ones for more efficient heaters.

  • Makes use of the cheaper electricity tariff
  • Low maintenance appliances
  • Quick and easy to install with minimum fuss
  • New models have built in thermostats to control heating

Is there funding for electric storage heaters?

Funding may be available from the governments Energy Company Obligation (ECO4) scheme.  This is an obligation on energy companies to provide funding for energy-saving measures, by government, to upgrade the energy efficiency of the country’s worst performing housing and to provide fuel poverty support.  ECO4 funding is available for households with low incomes, in receipt of qualifying benefits and with a low property EPC rating. This is part of a wider government strategy to reduce carbon emissions, tackle fuel poverty and help householders save money on their energy bills.

Frequently asked questions

Please read the frequently asked questions from our customers below

Are electric storage heaters cheap to run?

Storage heating systems, also known as off-gas or cogeneration units, run on cheap night time tariffs. This means that they release energy during the day when it’s not needed so you can save money on your electricity bill! It might take longer for these appliances to reach their full potential, but overall this is an investment worth making if saving cash each month while being green is important to you.

What's the difference between electric heaters and storage heaters?

The main difference between Electric Radiators and Storage Heaters is that the later use Economy 7, which saves you money with its cheaper off-peak electricity rates – usually about half of what standard tariffs cost.

In comparison to these heating systems which store thermal energy in clay blocks overnight before slowly releasing it during day time; an economy mode provides quicker warmth without having any negative impact on your household’s bills!

Are your installers employed by you?

Yes.  Our professional employed teams are trained to the highest standards.

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