Warm floors – one of the solutions to create coziness and comfort in a house or apartment. With the help of warm floors to solve the problem of both the main and auxiliary heating. The latest version of underfloor heating are more effective solution than, for example, heaters. One option for floor heating is Metafields – the usual pipe mounted to the heating system or the pipes with hot water. Disadvantages: If there is dependence on a central system heating – the inability to control the temperature in the underfloor heating and a possible lack of pressure in the system for pumping pipes. There is also a real risk of damaging the battery during installation or during operation that will lead to overlapping of the riser. From the above we can conclude that Metafields more practical to use in your own home (country cottage).
Another variant of the floor heating – heating electric cable. This system can be used at any time of year, the floor temperature is regulated by termolegulyatora. It is possible to program the system to cycle. The security of this system ensures that breaker in case of disruptions in supply. Disadvantages: fast heating flooring leads to deformation thereof. Increased power consumption. Before you begin installation of underfloor heating, you need to remove the old floor and level the surface, do screed. The prepared surface is laid a layer of insulation. You may find baby clothes to be a useful source of information.
As the heat insulation of floor heating, you can choose polipenouretan or folgaizol. Placed on top tube (Usually the diameter is 20 mm) or electrical cable. The distance between the pipes and cables – 150-200 mm. All this is poured concrete with thickness of 30-50 mm. Now we must decide which floor to choose. If as a floor covering use parquet, in this case it is worth considering some of its features. The temperature of a warm floor when used as flooring lacquered flooring must not exceed 21 degrees.