LST Radiator And Radiator Cover News

2 Jul 2020

5 Ways LST Radiators Can Help Improve School Attendance

Low surface temperature, or LST radiators, have long been considered a safe heating solution, especially in places that are either populated by heavy traffic, or in environments that are used by those most vulnerable.   Noting this, LST [...]

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18 Jun 2020

Hands Up: Schools That Need High-Quality, Low-Cost LST Radiators

Alarmingly, most non-LST radiators heat to 75⁰C.  With temperatures this high, there is a strong risk that children in schools could sustain dangerous burns. This is where Covora high-quality, low-cost LST radiators come in.

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28 May 2020

Are LST Radiators For Schools Hygienic?

Upholding exceptional hygiene standards in all educational settings is of utmost importance, particularly in the wake of COVID-19.  Now, more than ever, those responsible for the refurbishment of a school environment should be looking at [...]

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30 Apr 2020

How LST Radiators Improve School Attendance

Imagine the bacteria on the hands of 175 school children. The average bacteria count is 2000+ units per pair of hands. In the Rentokil study (2016), the hands of 175 school children were swabbed. One child’s hands measured at 9,999 units. [...]

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31 Oct 2019

Safer Heating In All Educational Environments

With the cold weather approaching, schools are naturally going to be looking at the efficiency of their heating. Whether it’s reducing cost, improving the quality of existing radiators or delivering a safer solution, we’ll aim to cover [...]

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15 Oct 2019

Coloured Radiators For Autism Education

Our anti-ligature radiators have numerous safety benefits, which make them an excellent choice for your autism unit. If you’d like to read more on these safety benefits, we have a range of article for you to read: Why Are Anti-Ligature [...]

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9 Oct 2019

Do You Need Anti-Ligature Radiators For Your Mainstream School?

The simple answer to this question is… no. You’re not required by law to install anti-ligature radiators in your mainstream educational setting. Regulations actually state that radiators must not exceed 43°C, as anything more is seen as a [...]

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8 Oct 2019

Why Are Anti-Ligature Radiators Suited For Autism Education?

Here at Contour, we’ve been lucky enough to supply our anti-ligature radiators and anti-ligature radiator covers to a range of specialist autism schools around the UK. Part of our role is to understand the customer’s needs, and never has [...]

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3 Oct 2019

Why Do You Need LST Radiators In Your Classroom?

Low Surface Temperature Radiators (LST) are used in situations where a low surface temperature is required for safety purposes. NHS Estates Health Guidance Notes advise that radiators do not exceed 43°C, as anything higher may cause [...]

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1 Oct 2019

5 Reasons Why You Should Choose Anti-Ligature Radiators For Your SEN School

Central to the core aims of any SEN setting is the need to provide exceptional education and care to its pupils. In the interest of inclusivity, SEN schools work hard to teach children with varying levels of need-the skills that enable [...]

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