Whether you call them radiator screens, covers or
enclosures, these decorative room accessories are a quick, effective
and economical way to conceal a radiator while enhancing the look of
your home. Screens manufactured by Beautiful Radiators com are also
proven to improve heating efficiency all winter long. Why is
Metal radiator screens that are designed and fitted
to your radiator like ours evenly distribute heat throughout the
comfort zone of the room, while directing warmth away from areas
where it would be wasted: the walls, ceilings and, most
When you compare the use of our metal radiator
screens to having plain, bare radiators, the difference is
significant. With our top panel over your radiator, our metal
radiator screens force heat down and through the warming vents.
Moving heat into the center of the room allows it to immediately
circulate upward and throughout the comfort zone. Without
metal radiator screens, heat goes straight up to the ceiling, where
most of it is wasted.
Now, let's discuss the differences between metal
radiator screens vs. those made from wood. Wood is one of the
great insulators! Without getting overly technical, insulators
are materials whose atoms have tightly bound electrons. Insulators
prevent electrons from flowing easily between atoms. When
electrons can't move about and be shared by neighboring atoms,
energy is stopped in its tracks.
Some of the most common insulators are glass,
plastic, rubber, and wood. Wood is not the material you want around
your radiators, absorbing and preventing the movement of valuable
That said, some homeowners are willing to sacrifice
some heating efficiency for the distinctive look that wood offers.
So, in addition to metal radiator screens, Beautiful Radiators .com
also offers wood radiator screens.