Stelrad is a British-based manufacturer of central heating radiators. Its Elite radiator is the most popular radiator in the United Kingdom.

IndustryDomestic heating
HeadquartersMarriott Road, S64 8BN
Area served
Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Austria, France, United Kingdom, Poland
ProductsCentral heating radiators
ParentIdeal Stelrad Group


Founded in 1936 as the Steel Radiators company in Southall, London.[1][2] It now makes products for central heating systems. It opened a factory in Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, in 1961, which closed in 1998.[3][4]


It is situated off the A6022 in Swinton, between the railway stations of Swinton and Mexborough. It has a seventeen-acre site.

The R&D site is in Belgium.[citation needed]


  • Radiators – it produces over 2.5 million each year at its factory in South Yorkshire on four manufacturing lines, which operate twenty four hours a day, five days a week. Every radiator is Kitemarked under BS 442.


  1. ^ "Ideal Stelrad Group | Stelrad Radiators". Archived from the original on 9 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Steel Radiators - Graces Guide".
  3. ^ "Stelrad, Dalbeattie Factory". Dalbeattie Museum Trust. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Radiator firm to close Borders plant". The Herald. 20 August 1998. Retrieved 8 November 2019.

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