5 Frequently Asked Questions About Infratech Outdoor Heating


1. Are They Waterproof? 

Infratech heaters are a commercial-grade heater made for indoor and outdoor applications. If they are being used outdoors they can be rained and snowed on. They are rated IPX4 - resistant to water splashes from any direction and manufactured from high-grade durable 304-grade stainless steel. A perfect choice for the New Zealand climate.

2. How Do They Compare To Gas Heating?

Electric radiant heaters are far more efficient to run than gas. Infratech heaters have a 90% efficiency output. They emit no greenhouse gas emissions, making them very environmentally friendly. Because they do not have as many parts as gas heaters they have fewer replacement issues.Infratech heaters are economical to run and you won't need to worry about running out of fuel or having ongoing gas bottle costs.



3. What Sort Of Area Do They Heat?

The element is rated for 5,000 hours of use with the smallest model giving you an approximate area of 1.8m X 1.8m of heat coverage, whilst the largest model giving you up to a 4m X 5m area of heat coverage.


4. How Do They Compare To Other Radiant Heaters?

Infratech has been manufacturing their high-grade commercial radiant heaters for over 50 years. Their research and development in the area are second to none. They maintain a constant infrared radiant heat generated by a uniquely designed quartz element. Infratech is committed to producing the highest standard product in the outdoor strip heater industry.



5. Where Are Infratech Heaters Made?

Infratech Heaters are built out of their operations in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Southern California, USA. As a company, Infratech draws upon decades of experience as a leader in infrared technology across many commercial and residential heating applications. When you buy an Infratech Heater, know that you are backed by more than 50 years of industry-leading, American craftsmanship. All heaters come with a one year warranty and replacement parts are available if needed.

Considering adding an Infratech heater to your outdoor space? We'd be happy to provide you with advice based on your needs. Just get in touch through email, phone or visit us in store, in Auckland or Queenstown. We currently have free shipping on Infratech Heaters too!



The Infratech NZ Team