Electric Underfloor Heating Cable
The electric underfloor heating mats are designed to be used under tile and stone floors. And to be laid with a suitable insulation board. With either a levelling compound or tiled directly onto. If you have any questions or would like help in determining which system is best for you please feel free to get in touch with us our time and advice is free. Call us now on 01803 316060.
150w Heating mats
At 150 watts per square meter, the 150w electric underfloor heating mat is designed to be a primary heat source, In most common areas of your home. The mats are simply rolled out on the floor and the mesh backing can be cut leaving the cable intact. This allows you to manipulate the mats where necessary.
200w Heating mats
At 200 watts per square meter, the 200w electric underfloor heating mats are designed to be used as a primary heat source in all area’s including high heat loss areas such as conservatories or out buildings. Like the 150w mats, the 200w mats can also be rolled out and the mesh backing can be cut leaving the cable intact.
Products you may require for installation of electric underfloor heating mats
Non cement coated insulation boards
Non-cement coated insulation design as a more cost effective alternative to the tile backer boards. They have exactly the same material and compression strength. Simply without the cement coating, However once stuck down both sides of the board will be cover in tile adhesive effectively creating the tile backer board for half the cost. Can be used on wood or concrete.
Tile backer insulation boards
Now you may say well why go for the tile backer board if the non-cement coated board is cheaper. Well because the boards have a cement coating on them they can be screwed down to a wooden sub-floor. So our main advice would be … If you have screeded floor use the non-cement coated board but with wooden floors, the tile backer board can be laid easier.
Flexible tile & Stone adhesive
The key term here is flexible. The tile adhesive must be flexible as it will need to expand and contract with the heat from the underfloor heating system. The 20kg bag will cover about 6sqm’s for tiles and about 4sqm’s of insulation boards. Dependent on both the depth of adhesive and the conditions of the sub-floor.
Flexible self levelling compound
The self-leveling compound is simple and easy to use. Add the bag and bottle together and it will create the perfect liquid, which you pour onto the heating cables. And the compound sets as a smooth concrete. This has two benefits it creates and even conduction of heat and also protects the heating cable during the tilling process.
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