MyJobQuote Logomyjobquote
  • Post a Job
  • Trade Signup
  • Ask a Trade
  • Cost Guides
  • About
  • Login
  • Over 1 million homeowners and over 30,000 tradespeople
    use MyJobQuote nationwide each year

    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade
    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade

    Ask a Tradesman

    Where can underfloor heating be fitted?

    Heating Engineers

    Is it okay to have underfloor heating fitted in both new and old parts of a home? Or should there be consistency or/and should they only be installed in the newer sections of my property?

    Asked by Christian on 19th Jan 2022
    Share this question

    Best Answer

    Premier Response

    "Hi underfloor heating can be fitted anywhere there are many different installation techniques and as long as your flooring and joists are ok there are no issues with where it is fitted within the property it will do more good than harm hope this helps"

    Answered on 27th Jan 2022 - Member since Sep 2021 - report
    Megasafe

    "You can have underfloor heating under any floor,
    Two kinds electric and water, I would recommend water on an old boiler and you should flush system prior to getting rid of any sludge in system,"

    Answered on 27th Jan 2022 - Member since Oct 2018 - report
    Rdm Heating

    "Generally any part of the home. If you send a floor plan with flooring construction materials and methods to an underfloor heating manufacturer they will spec the requirements for you."

    Answered on 27th Jan 2022 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    Central Heating Services UK ltd

    "Underfloor heating can be fitted in new and old buildings. Retrofitted to older buildings with the more insulation the better"

    Answered on 27th Jan 2022 - Member since Jan 2019 - report
    McEwan plumbing & Heating

    "There is no limit to where it can be installed
    There is the option of wet underfloor or electric heating and certain things to consider when having both types
    I.e if you have wet underfloor heating it will be connected to your boiler
    Is your boiler powerful enough
    You will need an accessible area to install a manifold and pump etc"

    Answered on 27th Jan 2022 - Member since Jan 2019 - report

    Ask a Trade

    Got a question that only a tradesperson can answer? We have thousands of trades ready to answer any question you may have.

    Ask your Question

    Related questions

    Ready to get a price for your home improvement project?

    get started
    x

    Report Content