Radiant Flooring Hockessin DE

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Radiant Flooring. You will find informative articles about Radiant Flooring, including "Radiant Floors: An Alternative Heating Source". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Hockessin, DE that can help answer your questions about Radiant Flooring.

GD Pierce
(484) 471-7193
6 Joseph Ct
Downington, PA
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Carpet, Flooring, Hardwood, Laminate, Refinishing & Resurfacing, Tile

NATIONWIDE FLOOR & WNDW CVRG
(302) 654-7996
4001 KENNETT PIKE STE 134
Greenville, DE
 
Jade Hardwood Flooring
(302) 375-6283
813 New London Road
Newark, DE

Data Provided By:
HOME & GARDEN CULTURE
(610) 388-6300
908 E BALTIMORE PIKE
Kennett Square, PA
 
CARPET PLUS BY PERSIA
(302) 737-3080
1908 KIRKWOOD HWY
Newark, DE
 
FLOOR CONCEPTS INC
(302) 994-5002
4315 KIRKWOOD HWY
Wilmington, DE
 
CONNOLLY FLOORING CONTRACTOR
(302) 425-4000
315 WATER ST
Wilmington, DE
 
Mayer Inc
(800) 572-8391
1014 Elkton Road
Newark, DE
 
Tuckers Carpet
(609) 202-8803
209 Decalb Ave
Wilmington, DE

Data Provided By:
CARPET MART
6 PHEASANT LN
Chaddsford, PA
 
Data Provided By:

Radiant Floors: An Alternative Heating Source

A great option for an alternative heating source is a radiant floor. The radiant floor replaces forced air heating systems and does a number of things right off the bat.

Functionally, there is no need for grates or ducts. This creates a feeling space and clean lines inside of a house. Radiant floors are also a real health benefit as well. Forced air heating systems blow dust and mold throughout the living space unless the filters are changed frequently. If you or a member of your family has breathing difficulties or disorders, a radiant floor will go a long towards helping you make the air in your home more breathable.

When is a good time to install a radiant floor? Obviously, one of the best times is when you’re building a home from the ground up, but it’s not essential. You can use a pre-existing floor to install a radiant heating surface. A number of people decide to go radiant when they want to replace a floor surface, thus taking care of two major remodeling jobs.

What Type Of Radiant Floor?
There are essentially three types of radiant floors and you’ll need to determine which one works best for you and your budget. There are electric radiant floors, radiant air floors and hot water radiant floors. Hot water radiant floors are believed to be the most popular.

Electrical Radiant Floors Electrical radiant floors are generally the most economical in terms of installation. They come in mats and are simply laid out underneath the floors surface. Each room can be quipped with it’s own individual thermostat. Here’s the kicker. The cost of heating an electric floor is roughly the same as lighting one, standard light bulb. We’re talking substantial savings. Electrical radiant floors, unlike water radiant floors can be installed between the concrete pad and the surface floor that sits on top of it. This option is more ideal for a remodel than the following two, though water radiant floor designs have made huge
strides in being incorporated into a remodel.

Radiant Air Floors While these can be installed, they are not the most economical as it recreates the forced air function beneath the surface of the floor. Solar air flooring is now the dominant form of radiant air flooring when installed.

Water Radiant Floors Water radiant floors (also known as hydronic heating ) are usually sunken into the concrete pad, though are no longer relegated to build process. Energy efficient tubing snakes around the house and cr...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Remodeleze.com

Local Events

Philadelphia Flower Show 2018
Dates: 3/4/2018 – 3/11/2018
Location:
Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia
View Details