When you decide to purchase a new floor. engineered, solid or laminate you need to keep in mind that all of these require to buy the right underlay. Underlay is a barrier between your floor and your subfloor. Thanks to the underlay, the new floor will be protected from extra moisture and other bad factors. There are specially underlay designed for underfloor heating. Underfloor heating represents the ultra-thin heating wire fitted under the new floor. These ultra-thin heating wire can be electric or water based systems.
For underfloor heating you must take in consideration some aspects, like the type of wood flooring and the type of underlay. These two should conduct the heat and be compatible with different thermal properties. The surface temperature for underfloor heating must not exceed 27 ͦC.
Advantages of using underlay for underfloor heating:
-allow the heat to travel, good thermal conductivity
-noise reduction, sounds can be reduced even by 50%
-easy to handle and install
-the new floor will fit and sit better on the subfloor
-100% recyclable and recommend for heavy traffic areas
-fungus, mould and bacteria resistant
At Prestige Wood Flooring Supplier you can find 3mm Orange Underlay for Underfloor Heating. With 3mm thickness and 10m length, this underlay covers 10m² surface of floor. This product is suitable for engineered wood, laminate flooring and solid wood flooring. For 3mm Orange Underlay the subfloor can be either wood or concrete.
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