Go Horizontal or Vertical for Plumbright Designer Radiators

Published: 03 Jul 2024 ・ Read time: 5 Mins
When it comes to choosing the right designer radiators for your home, one of the key decisions you'll need to make is whether to go horizontal or vertical. With both options offering their own advantages and considerations, it's important to weigh each choice carefully before making your purchase.
At City Plumbing, you’ll find a spectacular collection of horizontal and vertical designer radiators available from industry favourite, Plumbright.  Here, we explore the benefits of both types of designs, highlighting those in our fabulous Plumbright range, to help you make an informed decision that best suits your needs and style.

Which Designer Radiator Style is Best For Your Space - Horizontal or Vertical?

If you're looking to add a touch of style and warmth to your living space, designer radiators are a great choice. With their sleek and modern designs, these radiators not only heat your home efficiently but also serve as a stylish focal point in any room.
But when deciding between a horizontal or vertical radiator, some rooms in the home are more suited to one than the other. So, if you’re looking to add character to a plain living space using designer radiators, here are a few factors to consider when opting for vertical or horizontal styles:
Horizontal Designer Radiators
Horizontal designer radiators are a popular choice for many homeowners, thanks to their space-saving design and ease of installation. These radiators are often installed beneath windows or on large, empty walls, where they can provide optimal heat while maximising space. Horizontal radiators come in a variety of sizes and styles, making them a versatile option for any room in your home.
One of the key advantages of horizontal designer radiators is their ability to distribute heat evenly throughout the room. Because they're longer in width, they have a larger surface area for heat to radiate from, ensuring that your space stays warm and comfortable. Additionally, horizontal radiators are typically easier to clean and maintain than their vertical counterparts, making them a practical choice for busy households.
Pros of Horizontal Radiators:
  • Provide more heat output than vertical radiators
  • Ideal for larger rooms and open-plan spaces
  • Easy to install on any wall with enough space
Potential Cons of Horizontal Radiators:
  • Not suitable for rooms with limited wall space
  • May not be the best choice for rooms with high ceilings

Vertical Designer Radiators

Vertical designer radiators, on the other hand, offer a different set of benefits for homeowners. These tall and slim radiators are perfect for rooms with limited horizontal wall space, such as bathrooms or hallways. Vertical radiators can also make a bold design statement, adding a touch of contemporary elegance to your home.
One of the main advantages of vertical designer radiators is their ability to save space. By taking up less wall space than horizontal radiators, vertical radiators are ideal for small rooms or areas where space is limited. Additionally, vertical radiators can create a sense of height in a room, making it feel more spacious and airy.
Pros of Vertical Radiators:
  • Ideal for rooms with limited wall space
  • Great for rooms with high ceilings
  • Come in a variety of styles and sizes
Potential Cons of Vertical Radiators:
  • May not provide as much heat output as horizontal radiators
  • Can be more challenging to install in some spaces

Plumbright Designer Radiators Offer Both Horizontal and Vertical Choices

When it comes down to choosing between a horizontal or vertical designer radiator from Plumbright, the decision ultimately comes down to your personal preferences and the layout of your home. Consider the following questions to help guide your decision:
  • Do you have limited wall space?
  • Do you want to make a style statement with your radiator?
  • Do you prefer a traditional or contemporary design?
  • Are you looking for a radiator that is easy to clean and maintain?

Shop Designer Radiators From Plumbright at City Plumbing

City Plumbing stocks both vertical and horizontal designer radiators from the sought-after brand Plumbright. 
From our Plumbright Pearl collection, we offer horizontal radiators and vertical radiators that promote a modern chic look to the room
From our Plumbright Elegance collection, we have several vertical radiators and horizontal radiators that enhance that sense of elegance in the immediate space. 
Both Plumbright collections offer premium pre-treated and powder-coated finishes, simple installation, white and anthracite options, and single and double convectors, as well as many more benefits. 

Both Horizontal and Vertical Designs Perfectly Complement Home Décor

Whether you decide to go horizontal or vertical for your designer radiators from Plumbright, you can rest assured that you're investing in a high-quality and stylish heating solution for your home.  
Simply choose the option that best fits your space and style, and enjoy the warmth and comfort that Plumbright designer radiators offer. With their efficient heating capabilities and modern designs, these radiators are sure to enhance the look and feel of any room in your home.
If you’re looking for further help in selecting the best designer radiator for your space, take a look at our City Plumbing website.

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