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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6 Feb 2020

Why You Should Consider Anti-Ligature TV Cabinets For Prisons

Contour’s anti-ligature TV cabinets have been produced for use in various mental health and secure settings as a way of providing an additional element of safety to vulnerable individuals. Within a custodial environment, specifiers must [...]

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17 Jan 2020

Radiators For Prisons: The Design Considerations

Image source Prisons in England and Wales have received an unprecedented number of deaths through suicide over the last two years, prompting architects and designers to consider the custodial and detention equipment they specify.

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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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16 Dec 2019

Contour’s 2019 Blog Highlights

To support you with the design and specification process of the projects you’re working on, Contour aims to provide an information-rich environment to help you specify appropriately. Part of this process involves the regular production of [...]

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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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4 Dec 2019

Why You Should Consider Coloured Radiators For Your Care Home

If you’re planning a re-design or upgrade of your care & nursing home, a decision will be made regarding the colour design of the interior. With Contour, you can apply your colour choices to our LST and Anti-Ligature radiators and covers, [...]

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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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