Quartz Infrared Heating Explained

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Radiant heat at the speed of light: The revolutionary infrared short-wave technology of quartz radiant heaters instantly provide heat as soon as they are turned on. High-frequency heat waves penetrate the air without warming it, with no loss caused by draughts or from the heat rising. The result is energy-efficient, effective heat beamed precisely where it is needed - at people, objects and materials. Infrared radiation is a sub area of the light spectrum generated by the sun, This type of light is invisible to the human eye, it only serves to radiate heat. This means that infrared rays, responsible for the human sensation of heat, are positive rays and cannot be compared with UV or microwave radiation or with X-rays. Just look below at the many benefits this type of heating provides.

Why choose Quartz infrared v. Gas heating?

  • Quartz electric patio heating has a number of benefits compared to gas alternatives
  • Dramatically lower running costs
  • Produces instant heat with no initial warm up time
  • Heat does not blow out or away in a breeze, or fail to start
  • Convenient wall or under canopy mounting maximises floor space
  • No storage of bulky gas bottles
  • Safe for people, pets and the environment
Unique Benefits
  • No emissions and no oxygen consumption
  • Low running costs
  • Durable and often completely weatherproof
  • Reliable, efficient and effective
  • Convenient and versatile
  • Instant and directional - just like light
  • Safe and odourless
  • No pollution from blasts of air or dust
  • Virtually maintenance free
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Warm ambient glow