Designed for shops, offices, schools, and hospitals, our electric heaters provide safe, fume-free warmth without exhaust gases, smells or vapours
Warehouses & Stores
We are experts in the provision of temporary heating to warehouses and storage areas, providing solutions for both temporary and permanent facilities. Our expansive product range ensures we have units capable of heating anything from the smallest of storerooms to the largest warehouse facilities. A reliable 24/7 support package accompanies your hire, so if something goes wrong with our heaters we’ll send someone straightaway to fix the problem.
At Andrews Heat for Hire, we fully understand the importance of keeping stock, produce or equipment at specific temperatures in order to avoid damage and deterioration. We can help create and maintain the desired environment for your goods and ensure your warehouse is suitably heated throughout. With a wealth of experience in this field, we have the expertise and the equipment to satisfy your independent requirements.
In addition to having a wide range of heaters available for hire, we also provide an extensive range of dehumidification products. These are designed for warehouses that store delicate materials that could be damaged by cold or damp conditions. By using a combination of temporary heaters and dehumidifiers from Andrews, we can keep your storage area warm and dry.
Big doors constantly opening and closing to facilitate easy access can make temperature control within your warehouse very difficult to implement. Without a warm, dry environment, you’re not only risking your stock, but also the wellbeing of your staff. We possess the largest fleet of portable, temporary heaters in the UK ranging from small, electric models to high capacity industrial units - best-suited to this type of building. In some cases large warehouse facilities only require heating to specific areas, such as packing areas, for such applications our portable quartz heaters provide the ideal solution. These units are able to provide cost effective spot heating within large areas.
At certain times of the year temporary storage facilities are often needed to meet seasonal demand or peak production requirements. Andrews Heat for Hire have over 40 years of experience in providing heating solutions to temporary storage structures for products such as sugar, tea, coffee, cereals, metal products, electronic components, powders and many more.
Having devised packages for numerous warehouse facilities in the past, we pledge to design and install a system tailored to your needs within hours of hearing from you. We guarantee to provide an effective solution to you heating issues and our expert consultants will professionally guide you through your enquiry.
Heating within a storeroom is arguably the most important variable to regulate - especially when the contents are perishable or easily damaged. Outside elements - particularly cold weather - can have a massive impact on the interior of your premises, but this can easily be countered with heating units. We endeavour to prevent valuable products and apparatus from being damaged by ensuring your depot is sufficiently warmed.
At Andrews, we aim to keep stores in operation and act quickly if you encounter a problem with your heating system. We understand the implications of clients dropping below normal output levels, so act quickly to limit the chance of costs or repercussions. If your system breaks down unexpectedly, we can assist you with procuring a viable replacement - and even oversee installation if required.
With a network of 30 depots strategically placed nationwide, we aim to service your site instantly - regardless of your location. We offer a no obligation site survey to ascertain the best course of action, where our expert engineers will advise which equipment is most suitable. Alternatively, you may be planning preventative maintenance in the future and this is also something we can assist with.
In warehouses or storage areas, there are often mini factions that require certain temperatures - depending on what is being stocked. Localised heat sources are designed to provide warmth to parts of a large room without the need for central heating. This technique can be employed to heat people working on site, without drastically affecting the temperature of the whole vicinity. By creating this microclimate, you can accommodate what is sometimes a delicate balance between the comfort of staff and preservation of stock.
We specialise in providing temporary heaters across your sector with our compact electric, gas-fired and oil-fired units - ensuring all requirements can be met. Our competitors cannot match our broad range of products, nor our unique guarantee to be on your site within four hours. We will even recommend which heater is most apposite to your situation and design a solution which could save hundreds of pounds.
Whether you’re looking for an urgent system replacement after a breakdown or future maintenance on your current heater, our expert contact team will guide you towards a solution. For dependable, safe heat for hire delivered to any location in the UK, call 0800 211 611. Alternatively you can complete an enquiry form and one of our experts will quickly respond to you.
Kitchen furniture manufacturer requires temporary heating solution
When a renowned kitchen furniture manufacturer required temporary heating to keep staff warm, Andrews Heat for Hire was contacted and asked to provide a solution. The client had used our services previously and was confident in our ability to install a temporary heater hire arrangement befitting of their application. In years gone by, the customer ...Download Case Study
Andrews Heater hire provides bespoke heating solution for storage warehouse
Andrews Heat for Hire was recently drafted in to provide temporary heating for a big brand storage company, after temperatures in their warehouse dropped below 8°C in the winter months. This created an uncomfortable working environment for employees and so something needed to be done immediately. The client in question was looking to heat a ...Download Case Study
Andrews provide heating hire solution for one of the UK’s best-known bakers
Andrews Heat for Hire recently responded to an emergency call from one of the UK’s best-known bakers. The company sought to raise temperatures inside a temporary warehouse to assist with the storage of bread, cakes and muffins, and needed a short-term heater hire to enable this. As a result of a huge expansion project, the ...Download Case Study
Andrews Heat for Hire assist in heat load test
An internationally recognised self-storage company had plans of moving into their newly built four-storey office block and warehouse in South London, but before this could happen they were required to complete a thermographic inspection. By using this strategy the client has the opportunity to identify any defective thermal insulation or heat links in advance. Once ...Download Case Study
Andrews dry concrete flooring at tarmac company warehouse
Before concrete can be laid during the winter period, a series of precautions must be taken to ensure the composition sets correctly. When outdoor temperatures are low, concrete naturally sets more slowly and can even stop completely if it gets colder than 5°C. In some cases contractors will alter the mixture constituents, but this may ...Download Case Study
Northumberland production set seeks emergency heating
Before a UK-based commercial television network could begin filming a brand new drama series in the North East, a temporary heating system was required on set to keep actors and camera crew warm. All scenes were shot within a modified warehouse, so high capacity units were required to adequately warm the entire area. The customer ...Download Case Study
Andrews Heat for Hire help store prepare for Christmas!
During the 7 weeks running up to Christmas a renowned supermarket has converted their chilled grocery distribution centre in Birmingham into a storage area for Poinsettia’s. These seasonal plants need to be stored at temperatures of between 6°C and 7°C to ensure that they are in perfect condition when they arrive at the store. Andrews ...Download Case Study
Andrews Heat for Hire heats warehouse from a height
A production company recently moved into an old manufacturing warehouse in Scotland. The warehouse had been unoccupied for a number of years, yet areas have now been transformed into film sets, a staff canteen and a range of production areas. Several of these areas needed temporary heating. An Andrews Heat for Hire engineer discussed the ...Download Case Study
These units deliver huge volumes of clean heat and are perfect for places where ventilation is limited or where people are present
Indirect fired gas heaters provide clean, dry heat safely and economically and are an ideal solution for places where there is limited ventilation
Developed to work reliably whilst unattended for long periods of time, our high capacity units can withstand the rigours of the most arduous applications
These units can only be used where there is plenty of natural ventilation including garages, workshops and agricultural environments
Where there is sufficient air movement, our direct fired oil heaters represent a safe and effective solution to low ambient temperatures
Our extensive range of fuel tanks has been designed to allow our heaters, boilers and pumps to operate uninterrupted for long periods