Infrared heating is clean and safe - No pressurised gas bottles or cylinder storage problems. Infrared is silent and odourless allowing you to enjoy peace and quite on your patio. Infrared heaters are clean with no smells and almost maintenance free. Infrared warms instantly at the speed of light. Infrared is efficient with no wasteful heating of the air, it warms the surfaces that it meets and is unaffected by draughts, just like the sun but without the harmful UV. Most of all you will find infrared heating economical with extremely low running costs over two thirds cheaper than gas.