It is more efficient than baseboard heating and usually more efficient than forced-air heating because it eliminates duct losses.
People with allergies often prefer radiant heat because it doesn’t distribute allergens like forced air systems can.
Hydronic (liquid-based) systems use little electricity, a benefit for homes off the power grid or in areas with high electricity prices.
The Appeal of Radiant Flooring
The best heating system a house can have is the one you don’t realize is there.
No radiators clanking in the night.
No vents whooshing like a jet preparing for takeoff.
No dust-spewing ductwork to run up your allergists’ bills.
Just an even blanket of heat, right where you want it.
With its invisible heat, a radiant floor system has more than just aesthetics going for it. These amazing radiant heating systems are a highly efficient way to heat a house, increasing comfort as it reduces energy costs.
-Bathrooms have become a central remodeling project for homeowners to tackle. Many Do-it-yourselfers are tearing down walls and creating an open design, adding space, function, and luxury.
-In many cases, radiant heat is a main part of the bath remodel. 70% of customers who purchase radiant floor heating purchase it for a bathroom floor.