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Wet or Electric Underfloor Heating

May 18, 2024 Paul

Wet Underfloor Heating or Electric

We all know that every project is different. Many factors will determine which system you prefer.

Electric SystemWater System
How it WorksElectric uses heating mats, foil or wires. This connects to your mains electricity supply.Pipes get installed under your floors. Hot water gets pumped around the pipes by your heat source.
Type of ProjectElectric is ideal for individual rooms or renovationsWater is ideal for new build projects & large areas
Cost to InstallElectric is cheaper to install than waterA wet underfloor heating kit is more expensive. Running costs are lower.
Running CostsElectric is can be more expensive to runWater is the cheaper to run as water costs less than electric
Time to InstallElectric is quick to install. Small rooms can take minutes to complete rather than hours.Wet underfloor heating is more complex and takes longer to install. This is due to the number of components involved in setting it up.