LST Radiator And Radiator Cover News

19 Mar 2020

How To Remove Radiator Covers For Cleaning

UPDATED: This blog post about Cleaning radiator covers was updated in March 2020 to reflect more information and latest pictures. Cleaning traditional radiators has always proved to be a challenge. These radiators tnd to be large, [...]

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28 Feb 2020

What's Included In The Contour TRV Kits For Our New Sovereign Range?

With the release of the new Sovereign Wall & Floor Mounted range, this post sets out to highlight the different TRV kits available. Contour offers three different thermostatic radiator valve (TRV) kits specifically designed for our [...]

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7 Feb 2020

How To Minimise Stash Points Within A Prison Cell

Image Source The smuggling of drugs, mobile phones and weapons is a common area for concern within prisons across the UK. It is therefore important for specifiers to source products that minimise the potential for inmates to conceal items [...]

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31 Jan 2020

Anti Ligature Ventilation Grilles For Prisons: Part 2

Continuing with our topic of ventilation grilles for prisons, this blog post aims to highlight further benefits of Contour’s unique anti-ligature ventilation grille design. Our previous post highlighted the importance of the ventilation [...]

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17 Jan 2020

Anti-Ligature Radiators and Guards For ‘Safer Cells’

Suicide has always been an issue in UK prisons. Year upon year, death figures fluctuate, but a recent report by The Guardian pointed out official figures, stating that suicides increased by 23% last year. In an attempt to combat this, a [...]

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11 Dec 2019

Safe Radiators And Guards For Care & Nursing Homes

In all healthcare and residential environments, safety is a driving factor in the types of resources you choose to specify. Central to these core aims is the need to prevent avoidable errors and patient harm. This means that all components [...]

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29 Nov 2019

Should You Choose A Wooden Radiator Cover For Your Care Home?

Image Source In specifying heating solutions for your care environment, many factors are at play. Whilst providing safety and efficiency, there’s a need for longevity and robustness, not to mention the added bonus of a radiator that looks [...]

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22 Oct 2019

Anti-Ligature Vs LST Radiators In Education

As educational settings differ, so do their requirements in terms of resources and furniture. Low Surface Temperature (LST) and Anti-Ligature radiators and covers differ based on their characteristics and intended use. This will impact on [...]

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26 Sep 2019

Keeping Heating Safe For Schools

More and more educational authorities are now giving schools the responsibility of controlling their own budgets, including energy costs. As a result, Headteachers, senior staff members and Caretakers all play their part in their own [...]

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30 Aug 2019

5 Hidden Dangers To Prove Why Anti-Ligature Products Are Essential

If you’ve read any of our recent blogs, you’ll be aware of the alarming statistics involving suicide in mental health settings, and how many of these suicides can be attributed to hanging. It’s a sad fact that those receiving psychiatric [...]

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