Many people hesitate to install electric floor heat because they think it is unsafe. This couldn’t be further from the truth, especially if you are careful who you buy from. Most reputable dealers make sure that their floor heating products meet all safety standards and that they are UL and CSA certified. Reputable dealers only sell heating systems that have thermostats certified by independent testing agencies and are shock protected.
Floor heated by electricity are composed of wires that are specifically designed to heat using electrical resistance. They are insulated by specialized materials that offer protection and durability. They work simply by heating the floor via the wires that are present in the system. The heat generated from the floor up is much more efficient than heat produced by standard centralized home heating systems. That is what makes floor heat so energy efficient – You’ll use less energy and get better, evenly distributed heat.
By installing floor heating in your home, you increase its comfort level substantially. It is an easy way to increase your home’s value at an affordable cost. And, it can be installed under a variety of floor coverings including tile, carpeting, wood, laminate and marble. It doesn’t matter whether you just have a small room to heat or you want to install a complete floor heating system. Either way, this is an ideal solution for your heating problems. You can depend on it to give you the warmth and comfort you deserve.