If you’ve ever considered the possibility of an in-floor heating (radiant heating) system but didn’t quite know how it worked, rely on the experts at New School Plumbing and Heating to advise you. As one of the few Calgary heating contractors capable of providing in-floor heating installations, we’d love to discuss the benefits of such a system with you.
What to Know about In-Floor (Radiant) Heating
An in-floor heating system allows for the even distribution of heat throughout your home without moving dust particles (this is great for allergy sufferers!). An in-floor heating system can rely on hot water/hydronic heating or electricity, though we typically recommend installing a system with hot water tubes running underneath your flooring instead of electrical wires.
Benefits of an In-Floor Heating System
Did you know that the warmest part of a room is the top two-thirds of it? That’s why hydronic heating is best – it’s a radiant heat that acts like the sun, warming objects in the room instead of just the air. This will provide you with a more energy-efficient heating system, allowing you to save more money on your energy bills in the long run. Other benefits of an in-floor heating system include:
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To learn more about in-floor heating systems and/or to see if one would be a good match for your heating needs, please contact New School Plumbing and Heating in Southeast Calgary. Please note: we don’t handle the electrical details involved with some in-floor heating installations.