5 main benefits of underfloor heating
Are you looking for an efficient way to heat up your home? Well, if you are, underfloor heating could be the perfect solution for you.
If you have experienced the horror of stepping onto a cold bathroom floor in the middle of winter, you will find underfloor heating as an absolute treat for your feet during bitterly cold mornings.
Apart from being a great space saver, it is an energy-efficient way to warm up your home.
It’s no surprise underfloor heating at present is one of the fastest growing home improvement projects because people are catching on to its benefits over conventional radiator systems. There a many systems which can be purchased; wired or sticky mat, electric or water - both are money and space savers.
For those who are eager to learn more about underfloor heating, here is a run-down of the top 5:
Free from the hassle of using radiators
When you use underfloor heating, there is no reason to have radiators in the same space. Not having radiators means freeing up valuable wall space for your elegant furniture placement to enhance the interior décor of your room; it also enlarges the room and gives a very modern look to any space.
Low maintenance costs
One of the popular reasons why homeowners choose to install underfloor heating is just because it hardly requires any form of maintenance cost once it has been fitted. For example, if you choose to install Warmup underfloor heating, be assured of lowest maintenance costs. Warmup is an award winning brand that offers market leading warranties on their products. Their products are supported by industry-leading guarantees and come with a host of thermostats with great functionality such as touch-screen & timed usage.
More energy-efficient over conventional radiator systems
Underfloor heating is far more efficient than old-fashioned radiators and is cost-effective in regards to utility bills. This is because it uses a lower temperature than the radiators. If you choose to install a system we can give an estimate of the running costs at the design phase itself. This will assist you in making an informed decision.
Maximum over all comfort as temperature will be consistent
You will enjoy maximum over all comfort as the heating will be uniform. The house will feel more comfortable as it will be heated through the floor. The temperature around the room will be consistent. So there will be no more vying for a spot as in the case with a radiator system which relies on convection.
You can use it with most floor surfaces
Many people think underfloor heating as being reliant upon solid surface flooring such as tile or stone. However, it is not necessarily true. In fact, such a system can work under any kind of floor including; tile (ceramic and porcelain), natural stone, engineered wood, hard wood, laminate and luxury vinyl. Always check with your supplier prior to purchase and installation.
The above 5 points highlight the top benefits of underfloor heating and show why it makes a great choice for those who are looking to efficiently manage their energy usage and enjoy a superior overall comfort.
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