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Installing Radiant Underfloor Heat Under Laminate Floors

There are a couple product options available when installing radiant underfloor heating under wood floors: recommends using a  contractor  to install hydronic radiant heating systems.'s low voltage underfloor heating systems are designed for do-it-yourself installation. Check out this  installation video  or these  steps  to see how easy installation is.

When installing radiant heating under laminate flooring, place the heating element directly below the finished flooring, as shown in the diagram.

A few considerations with laminate flooring:
  • A non-insulated cushion should be placed over the top of the heating element.
  • The National Wood Flooring Association requires wood floor surface temperatures be kept at 80° F or lower.
  • If possible, insulate under the floor to improve comfort and efficiency.

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