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“If you want the best all-round heating experience that the German manufacturers have to offer, then your entry point is the Economiser Electric Radiator. You get class-leading comfort levels, heat-retaining ceramic technology inside and a build-quality as you’d expect – superb. An excellent user interface that’s packed with functionality sweetens the deal further. The best German-built electric radiator on the market? We think so.”
Recommendation assumes a ceiling height up to 2.5m and a moderate level of insulation
Remember: You cannot have “too much” wattage. Economiser German Electric Radiatorss have proportional thermostats. They only draw as much power as is required to heat your room. We recommend using a larger radiator if you have any doubts.
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"So if you're ready to make the switch to a premium brand radiator with a sensible price tag, the German-built Economiser electric radiator should be at the top of your list. Boasting a full complement of smart functionality, a typically German design principle, and comfort levels that surpass any we've experienced elsewhere, you'll be hard pressed to find a better value steel and ceramic German electric radiator in the UK."
The Economiser German-built radiator is long established as one of the most popular high-quality steel and ceramic electric radiators available. The internal chamotte fireclay plates retain heat energy and release it slowly and effectively through the fluted body of the radiator. German-engineered electric heating at its very best.
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Comfort is the most noticeable everyday factor with any heating appliance, and the Economiser offers it in abundance. Whether heating a small or large area, the ceramic heat plates do a great job of releasing the heat energy gradually. “EHD” (or Enhanced Heat Distribution) is a feature that's integral to the deeply ridged design - offering a maximised surface area of around six times that of a flat panel. A hugely increased level of radiant heat output makes more of your room more comfortable. The widened flutes promote an optimal flow of warm air into the room. As dense cool air falls to the floor, the flutes draw it in, and expel it through the top.
The Economiser is weightier that many other electric radiators. The ceramic and steel materials used to produce these comfort levels are substantial. The thermal mass gives a heating effect that’s better even than a conventional boiler-fired wet system. That said, all models are still supported adequately on a wall with the supplied brackets. No additional feet are required. The combination of radiant and naturally (non-fan assisted) convected warmth is one aspect that really sets the Economiser apart.
The controls are mounted on the end of the radiator. Styling is kept unobtrusive – just as it should be. The display is now a large, clear TFT affair. Controls are now taken care of with a simple touch pad interface. Navigating the icon-driven menus is so simple and intuitive that a user manual is unlikely to be required.
Full 24/7 digital programming remains in this updated model, but is made more simple and visual. Setting the radiator into programming mode takes just a couple of moves on the touchpad. Adding your time and temperature preferences into a weekly schedule feels logical and straight-forward.
Various new energy-saving functions are present. Most impressive of all (to us) is the Adaptive Start function. It anticipates how long your space will take to warm-up based on ambient temperatures and previous heating cycles. In layman’s terms, you don’t need to guess how long your room might take to heat-up, or adjust your start times seasonally. Your room will be at your desired temperature at your chosen start time.
The Open Window sensor is on hand to prevent any wasted energy, should a window be opened during the heating cycle, and there are plenty more options beside. We’ve detailed some of the other features below.
As with any larger high-value electrical appliance, quality electric radiators should never travel loose through mail depots and courier vans. Damages through the parcel delivery networks are common and unless handled correctly, the lifespan of a heating element can be shortened considerably.
From our warehouse to your door, all EHE radiators are delivered by pallet logistics specialists with tail-lift vehicles. Packaged individually, your radiators are strapped to a wooden pallet and then wrapped in a protective covering to keep them in perfect condition. They cannot be dropped, thrown, or otherwise mistreated. Where access is restricted, we can use smaller vehicles.
Order before midday and choose next-day delivery, or any other weekday thereafter. For delivery to Scottish Highlands/Islands/Postcode areas AB/ PH/ DD please call for a quote.
Purchased 8 Economiser units to swap out 5 x 30 year old storage heaters! These units instantly modernise a room and look great - a massive reduction in the size of units, old bulk to new slim line. Despite approximately a 50% reduction in kWh across the house, costs to run are only marginally cheaper (combination of higher standard rate charges and units in rooms that had no heating before!), however we have heat when we want it and need it through the whole house and can crank them up or wind them back on demand.
Long gone are the raging hot E7 early hours and then cooling ineffective units in the evenings, when you really want the heat!
I'd recommend EHE and certainly use them again if the need arises.
06 February 2020
Company Response : Hi Richard,
Thanks for your review. We really appreciate your feedback. Your running costs should reduce pretty noticeably and your overall rate should be less. Obviously running costs depend on your level of insulation in the property, but there are other things to check into. You may find that you're still paying for usage previous to your change of heating. Submitting a meter reading to your supplier is a good idea. We take it you're now on a more cost-effective tariff than E7? If you haven't switched yet, then you'll be paying over the odds. The other thing to consider is that you're now warm in the evenings, when previously the E7 storage heaters were cold. Lastly, on a decent single-rate tariff, you should see a reduction in the rate that you pay for all of your other appliances - so lighting, TV, kitchen appliances, washer, dryer - anything that's not your heating, will cost you less to use all year-round too.
We're on hand to help out with this any time. Just get on touch.
I am very grateful to the company's customer service. The web site, Electric Heating Experts, is all very clear and help in choosing has been provided. Ordered a radiator for the seating room, delivered as it was indicated in the message from the customer service. Before the delivery, the driver sent a message about the delivery time. Arrived on time. The driver was very helpful, and helped bring the radiator to the garage. When installing everything was simple and clear, the help of specialists was not needed. Everything works as described on the site. I definitely recommend to my friends this online store. Thank you!
My experience has been very good. The radiators offer a good degree of control and comfort. Heating bills have decreased by about a third. Helpful advice was given regarding the tariff and setting of the heating schedules. A professional and customer focused company.
24 January 2020
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