Underfloor heating works by laying a circuit of pipes under the floor of your domestic or commercial property. Warm water or electricity is pumped through these pipes, which evenly distributes heat throughout the room that the underfloor heating system is in.
Underfloorheating.ie supplies homes and companies in Ireland with a range of underfloor heating products, and can offer expert advice on the installation of underfloor heating.
Whether you’ve purchased electric heating cables, underfloor heating mats, or temperature controllers, our team of professionals can advise you on the best way to make the most of your new underfloor heating system.
Can I install underfloor heating myself?
If you are a competent DIY person you can lay these mats yourself and we are always available to give advice. We also have an installation video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMDvlee_vj4&feature=emb_title . However, we however suggest you get an electrician to do a final check before connecting the system to the mains
How long does it take to install underfloor heating?
The time it takes to install underfloor heating varies greatly depending on the scale of the project. Most underfloor heating products can be installed within the day excluding final floor finish
Can I install underfloor heating to an old property?
Yes, underfloor heating can be installed in an old property. Underfloor heating can be laid on concrete and works well with most flooring materials.
What flooring works best with underfloor heating?
Hard surface flooring such as tiles, terracotta, and stone works best with underfloor heating, but laminate, semi solid and carpet floors are also suitable
In fact Elektra have designed a heating mat called Woodtec specifically for laminate floors. Underfloorheating.ie have a team of professionals who can advise you on the best underfloor heating solutions to suit your home.