Pros and Cons of installing floor heating system
Radiant floor heating system can transform your home into a cosy and comfortable environment. Radiant Floor Heating Halifax offers you the best, efficient and easy to install heated system at a very low price. Floor heating Halifax system works well with traditional flooring also. But before selecting any type of flooring system, one must go through all the pros and cons of this system.
Advantages of installing an under floor heating system:
An under floor heating system are a lot more energy efficient than old fashioned heat technologies like radiators. A heated floor is capable to retain the heat for a much longer time period as compared to old radiators. So even if you switch off the heating system for a while the floor retain the same heat.
Once you install the floor heating system, then you should not worry for two or more decades.
Superior all round comfort:
You will feel more comfortable in the home when heated through the floor. Quite simple because the temperature will be consistent around the room.
Floor heating systems are installed below the tile, wood or carpeted floor, so it is hidden and does not spoil your decor or doesn’t take up space like bulky and ugly radiators.
Mainly two types of floor heating systems are available that you can select according to your budget and requirement. First is Hydronic System which provides heat using hot water and pipes buried beneath the floor and another one is electric floor heating which is very easy and inexpensive to install.
Drawbacks of installing an under floor heating system:
If you are planning to install the under floor heating system than you must know that the initial investment of installation is too high and the cost of installing Hydronic System is higher as compared to electric system. But the cost will get lower in long run.
Floor finishes plays a major role in under floor heating. It has the optimum effectiveness with a solid floor finish, such as tiles or marble. While systems have been adapted for laminated or wooden flooring, these finishes do not allow for the maximum effectiveness.
Taking time to warm up:
It can take a long time to warm up, so it’s vital to use a timer to make sure rooms are warm enough when you want to use them.