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Heating History

How a farmer’s invention in 1782 evolved into a technology that helped to construct the Empire State Building.

Monroe Street, Brooklyn

Steam heat headache cured, 1930s radiators restored.

No.17 House, South West London

Q&A with Sarah-Louise and Christopher, founders of the No17 Store

Coastal villa, North Berwick, Scotland

A Scottish bolthole heated with Grace cast iron radiators by Castrads.

The Norman, West 93rd Street, Manhattan

Built in 1910, The Norman tells a story of how one ambitious property developer foresaw the gentrification of the Upper West Side.

1st Street, Park Slope

A 1920 Park Slope Brownstone restored and refreshed with Farrow & Ball colours.

Sea Girt, New Jersey

A lakeside new build with hydronic heat in New Jersey

Standon Hall, Staffordshire

An Edwardian wedding venue with a glowing new interior.

West 10th Street 

New Rococo IIIs installed in one of NYC’s most coveted neighbourhoods.

Leicester Cathedral

115-year-old radiators for a 900-year-old Cathedral.

Bedford Historic District Townhouse, Brooklyn

1909 Renaissance Revival townhouse in Brooklyn's Bed Stuy renovated by architecture studio A+C.

Broadway Theatre, Catford

The Catford Theatre is undergoing a huge £7 million renovation.

How to heat efficiently

Sustainable heating and energy saving

How to heat under windows

All you need to know about sizing and positioning

Victorian Terrace

Case study: A retrofitted 1870 terrace in South Manchester.

British Country House

Case study: Underscar Manor, a renovated stately home overlooking Derwentwater, Lake District.

The Triangle House

From squirrel break-ins to complete re-paints, this 1970s A-frame cabin has been on quite a journey.

Eco Home

Case study: Lower Glasnant, a refurbished farmhouse in Powys, Wales.

Steam-Heated Colonial in Maplewood, NJ

Case studies: A one-pipe steam system in Maplewood, NJ. USA.

Commercial Space

Give your clients a warm welcome