Green home uses radiant floor heating for energy saving comfort
It's good to know that comfort can also be very energy efficient.
After all, there's nothing like stepping on a warm floor when you get out of bed or the bath. That's why the homeowners of the Proud Green Home of St. Louis opted to put the STEP Warmfloor radiant heating system in the master bathroom.
The underfloor radiant heating system will supplement the home's geothermal heating and cooling system.
At the Grand Opening, Monica Irgens, president of STEP Warmfloor, viewed the event heating capabilities of the in-floor radiant heating system via an infrared camera.
STEP Warmfloor is an electric radiant floor heating system that can be used in new construction, remodeling or in retrofit projects under an existing floor. It incorporates a patented flat heating element that can heat a room or a whole house.
It can be used to eliminate cold floors in a bathroom under ceramic tiles, or it can be used in any room, under most finished floorings, including wood, laminate, carpet, resilient, and natural stone. The radiant heating elements can also be installed between the floor joists when the existing floor covering is to be maintained.
STEP Warmfloor can be used as the primary heat source, as a complementary heat source or simply to take the chill away from your floors. Heat requirements depend on room size and usage, insulation values, location and outside average temperature. A heat loss calculation is necessary when STEP Warmfloor is the primary heat source.
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Companies: STEP Warmfloor
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