In the world of efficiency it seems that sometimes the most obvious things are overlooked.
In the world of convection heating sometimes the most obvious things are not possible.
Enter infrared heating.
"Turn those lights off!'
Do you sound like your parents used to? Maybe there's wisdom in those words echoing down the years.
Maybe you've got cash to throw around and you don't care about wasting money on energy. Good for you buster.
Efficient Electric Homes Reducing CO2
One of Jigsaw's main goals is to reduce the amount of pollution and wasted energy produced by our homes. We are working towards zero CO2, zero waste, high-efficiency heating inline with The Future Home Standards, 2019
It's true that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but, but.... Hands up who's in love with their ugly radiators?
Yeah, that's right, the ugly white box strapped to your wall. Uh huh, the ones that get in the way of where you want to put your furniture. Those butt ugly radiators that make a lot of people sneeze...
Can you accurately forecast the weather? If not, that's one reason to replace storage heaters.
Do you want to heat your house when it's already too warm? No? There's another reason to replace storage heaters.
Do you like taking up valuable wall space with ugly big white boxes? No? ... you get the idea.
Storage heaters are an old technology (and by the way, those Fischer radiators you see advertised everywhere are just prettied up storage heaters).
They had their time. That time is not now.
What if you have no mains gas available to you, what alternatives are there to heating with no mains gas?
According to the LSOA, at the end of 2018 there were 3.95 million households in the UK with access to mains gas.
What is the best heating with no mains gas option in 2020?
Infrared heating is an efficient form of heating suitable for both domestic and commercial heating requirements. China manufactures most of the infrared heaters sold in the UK.
At Jigsaw we manufacture in the UK.
The companies supplying the infrared heaters often use the cheapest control systems they can. This is the wrong approach.
How Energy Efficient are Infrared Heaters?
The question we are asked most often is always "Does Infrared Heating Save Money?"
Every home owner would like to save money on their heating. We are happy to report that in most cases, infrared heating can save you money.