Q: How long does it take for the underfloor heating to warm up?
A: Underfloor heating can take up to 2 – 3 hours to warm up, so best is to turn it on at its earliest before the cold weather increases.
Q: Can underfloor heating be installed in a bathroom?
A: Yes underfloor heating can be installed in a bathroom as they are waterproof.
Q: Can you leave underfloor heating on the whole day?
A: Yes is can be left on for the day as it does take time to warm up. However we do advise that it does not run full time for more than 48 hours.
Q: Can you place rugs on underfloor heating floors?
A: rugs or carpets should not be placed on top of wooden flooring if there is underfloor heating. … If you want to have rugs then make sure that they are ones that will allow air circulation.
Q: How long does undefloor heating last?
A: Underfloor heating can have a life span between 30- 50 years. This is why it is becoming more popular in homes.
Q: Is underfloor heating safe for children and pets?
A: Yes underfloor heating is very safe for children and pets and is a lot safer than any other convection heaters.
Q: Is it safe to put furniture on top of underfloor heating?
A: If the furniture is flat bottomed then no it is best to not place on top of the underfloor heating area. It is advised that high raised furniture is better because it allows circulation of the air flow.
Q: Does underfloor heating use a lot of electricity?
A: Underfloor heating is more cost effective than other central heating forms. This is why in the long run it is more cost effective to have it installed.