Underfloor heating instalment adds a touch of five-star elegance and modern convenience to your home, elevating your space and transforming your comfort. Row London Construction can operate with any sort of system, including water-based underfloor heating systems, as experienced underfloor heating contractors. This technology circulates hot water through pipes beneath the floor to warm the room from the ground up. Our customers like the comfort it provides, but if you’re concerned about your energy use or seeking for greener heating options, underfloor heating is also incredibly energy efficient. The space is uniformly heated and frequently at a lower temperature, resulting in fewer energy expenditures, a more comfortable environment, and less waste.
Our underfloor heating service also includes electric underfloor heating installation, circuit testing, and underfloor heating repairs, so you can rely on us to install or repair any sort of system.
For both homes and offices, underfloor heating has numerous advantages. Walking barefoot on the floor is really comfortable, plus also frees up room space because there is no radiator to take up wall space. It is also cost-effective, thanks to advancements in heating technologies. It’s an excellent option for homes that use renewable energy sources for heating. Underfloor Heating Installers in London make the shift to environmentally friendly homes much easier. Learn more about our underfloor heating options.
Why do people opt for underfloor heating?
1) Low-cost maintenance
One of the most common reasons why people opt to install underfloor heating is that it requires very little maintenance once installed. Both electric and water-based underfloor heating fall into this category. Once installed and configured, underfloor heating requires very little maintenance. Both electrical and hydronic underfloor heating systems fall under this category.
2) Efficient Energy Use
Underfloor heating has been demonstrated to be significantly more efficient than traditional radiators. Energy bills are drastically lowered due to its excellent efficiency. To guarantee maximum heating performance, most homeowners should have an efficiency test performed to measure the overall effectiveness of their home’s insulation.
If you turn off the underfloor heating system, your room will maintain heat significantly better than standard radiators, which cool down quickly after the heat source is turned off. Heat is retained for extended periods of time using underfloor heating systems.
3) Low Operational Costs
Contrary to popular belief, installing and maintaining a whole-house underfloor heating system is less expensive than installing and maintaining traditional radiators and central heating systems. This is due to increased gas prices, which make refuelling an expensive experience.
In the meantime, the operating expenses of underfloor heating systems are determined by a number of factors, including the effectiveness of room insulation and the overall running time. Insulation that is thicker saves a lot of energy. Water-based heating systems use gas and are more efficient and cost-effective, but the initial installation is prohibitively expensive.
Electrically powered heating systems are so simple to set up that even a seasoned DIYer can lay the pipes without causing any damage. The only drawback is the increased operating costs.
4) More Attractive
Underfloor heating makes a significant difference in the comfort of a home. This is due to the warm sensation experienced when one’s bare feet come into direct touch with the ground. A uniform temperature profile throughout the space is another consideration.
All portions of the space will retain a balanced environment as long as they share the same heating system. Because radiator systems rely more on convection, it appears that one area of the room will not feel cooler than the other.
5) Improved Hygiene
Radiators are far less safe and hygienic than underfloor heating systems. This is due to the high levels of moisture and humidity at the floor level, which provide the perfect environment for creepy crawlies and dust mites to thrive. Switching to an underfloor heating system enhances overall hygiene by nearly totally eradicating dust mites.
Individuals suffering from respiratory disorders such as asthma may be at risk from these small critters. In addition, since you’ve removed the radiator from your room, you’ll have one less surface to draw grease and dust. As a result, there is less air movement, which means less dust is moved, making underfloor heating the ideal answer for allergy sufferers.
6) Temperatures that can be controlled
Residents will not have to endure the same temperature if the entire property is equipped with underfloor heating systems. They can modify the temperature of their room according to their preferences by using a separate thermostat. The majority of radiators with thermostatic valves for the same purpose are unreliable and provide poor temperature control.
Of course, this necessitates the installation of a decent UFH control system, which can be costly, but it saves money in the long run by keeping the settings low (or even off) in rooms that aren’t in use.
7) Compatible with a Wide Range of Floor Surfaces
The majority of floor systems are compatible with underfloor heating systems. For the best results, you don’t require solid surface floors like stone or tile. Polypipe heating systems are commonly used by households with vinyl, carpet, laminated, and engineered wood flooring. Of course, rooms with concrete floors keep heat for longer than ones with carpets, but this isn’t a significant issue.
Engineers with extensive experience in underfloor heating
We’re professionals at repairing and installing wiring for underfloor heating at Row London Construction. Our systems are dependable, high-quality, and cost-effective, and they can be installed under almost any type of flooring in any style of building. We work with a variety of manufacturers and products and can advise you on the best course of action for your installation.
We provide complete fault diagnosis and underfloor heating repair, including underfloor heating manifold repair, if you have a problem with an existing system. We employ non-invasive infrared heat detection cameras to find issues and can see the real heat being produced by the underfloor heating system, allowing for speedy and effective repairs.
Our Underfloor Heating Installers in London are also accessible for emergency repairs 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Make an appointment or learn more by calling us.