Underfloor heating – modern efficiency from the ground up
Electricity suppliers are moving over to renewable energy sources, Norfolk has vast fields of solar panels – supplying local consumers at prices to rival that from nuclear sources such as EDF. Gas is classed a brown energy, it cannot offer the same levels of environmental benefits as wind or solar energy.
The benefits of developing heating that can run efficiently on electricity are almost future proofing the market.
Common sense heating
By heating from the ground up, we can maximise on the energy use, by heating the floor you get to enjoy the warmth before it dissipates through windows or roofs.
The installation is simple, the technology even more so. The cost of installing heating into a floor is minimal, and the heat goes into the floor material directly. The floor ordinarily retains the warmth for longer than a metal radiator, depending on the material used for the floor.
Numerous benefits of underfloor heating
There are no expensive plumber services required, there is no boiler, no radiator bleeding to be done, no water leaks.
In short, as long as there is an electricity supply, underfloor heating offers an excellent way of heating a room. The safety risks are low and the benefits numerous, more efficient heating combined with good attention to insulation can make adding an extra room to your home affordable on long term costs.