Our Guide to Underfloor Heating – Everything you Need to Know

You might think that underfloor heating is overly luxurious for your house and it could increase your household budget, you might also think that it is messy and difficult to install. Underfloor heating is an effective alternative to traditional radiators or hot air heating systems, especially if your rooms are traditionally cold floors that are made of stone or tiles, it is also quite cost effective. If you’re looking to get underfloor heating in your home then carry on reading, our guide will tell you everything you need to know! What is Underfloor Heating? Underfloor heating uses the basic principle of heat waves rising through the air. You can either have a ‘wet’ system that will pump wa

All Your Questions Answered About Underfloor Heating

Underfloor heating is an electric cable system that sits directly under your floor, this will heat up under the control of a thermostat. This will take the chill of the tiles and create a primary source of heat for your room. How to Use Underfloor Heating Electric underfloor heating is controlled by a thermostat which regulates the floor to the required temperature set by you. You will also be given the option to program the times of when the heating comes on and off, depending on which thermostat you buy. How Effective is Underfloor Heating? Compared to normal central heating radiators, underfloor heating will evenly distribute heat through-out your room, give it a comfortable and adjustabl

The Most Common Questions Asked About Liquid Screed

Liquid Screed is becoming more and more popular as a flooring material but there are many questions surrounding liquid screed for flooring and underfloor heating systems. If you are considering renovating your floor or starting a new project, then liquid floor screed is one of the most versatile materials. Here are some of the most common questions we get asked about liquid screed: Why use Anhydrite Screed over Cement-Based Screed? Anhydrite screed is a more common option over sand/cement screed due to the faster installation and drying times. It is also self-levelling and has minimal shrinkage. Anhydrite liquid screed works perfectly for projects that involve an underfloor heating system du

Can you Retrofit Underfloor Heating?

Warm water underfloor heating is one of the most desirable heating systems for a home as it offers a discreet solution with a comfortable heating profile. With a wide range of systems specifically developed for retrofitting now available, we’ve highlighted a few things to consider. Is my property suitable? When considering UFH insulation is the most important factor. This is because the level of insulation dictates the heat output needed to keep the property warm. All new UK properties will be suitable for Underfloor Heating, as they meet strict guidelines on insulation and air tightness. Older properties can also benefit from Underfloor Heating thanks to retrofit solutions that offer higher

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