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I currently operate the boiler at 170 degrees during the cold months; and I’m wondering if the water temp will be too high for the floor heat??

hello; I’m thinking about a reno in a large ensuite. I currently heat my house with hot water heat through a boiler. I have no in-floor heating at this time, but am considering installing during the reno. I’m thinking of installing an additional loop for the ensuite (and add to it during a future bathroom ... I currently operate the boiler at 170 degrees during the cold months; and I’m wondering if the water temp will be too high for the floor heat??

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Hi do you in stall plumbing before warmboard ?

Hi do you in stall plumbing before warmboard ? Depends on the situation. In a new home – panels first. In a remodel, presumably the plumbing is already installed. But in a typical situation, panels, then manifold locations and tubing. Our install video might help too. You can also feel free to call us, and we ... Hi do you in stall plumbing before warmboard ?

Could we install the Warmboard R directly on top of the vinyl tile or does it need to be placed directly onto concrete?

Hi! Your Warmboard R looks like a pretty great product! I do have a question regarding a retrofit. We pulled up the carpet to expose the floor we wish to install the radiant floor heating into. Surprise- There is an old vinyl tile floor glued to the concrete with a mastic. Could we install the ... Could we install the Warmboard R directly on top of the vinyl tile or does it need to be placed directly onto concrete?

What design load do i use for the floor joist?

What design load do i use for the floor joist? Warmboard-S is APA approved for 24″o.c. spacing over joist. The dead load is the same as subfloor. For more information on installation, view our Install Guide. Thanks for your question.

I am considering using your product in a residence. It was brought to my attention that the warmboard product contains Formaldehyde.

I am considering using your product in a residence. It was brought to my attention that the warmboard product contains Formaldehyde. 1. Can you please clarify how much Formaldehyde is present in a house when the product is used in a floor? 2. Also, is there any difference in the amount of Formaldehyde in your ... I am considering using your product in a residence. It was brought to my attention that the warmboard product contains Formaldehyde.

What kind of flooring can i use. I would like to use Allure by Trafficmaster. is that an option?

What kind of flooring can i use. I would like to use Allure by Trafficmaster. is that an option? That’s the vinyl flooring, correct? That shouldn’t be a problem at all. You’ll just need an underlayment. If you’d like to look at some of the flooring installation info, check out our installation guide. Page 34 talks ... What kind of flooring can i use. I would like to use Allure by Trafficmaster. is that an option?

What heats the water ?

What heats the water ? Many systems require water temps in the 120-180F range. Warmboard generally operates on water temperatures between 80-110F. Because of this, all heat sources work more efficiently – so, whether using electric/gas/propane powered tank or tankless system, geothermal, solar – whatever you choose, all will interface well with our panels.

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At what stage is it best to install? post plumbing / Pre framing?

At what stage is it best to install? post plumbing / Pre framing? In a new home you can install Warmboard-S right at the beginning, directly over the joist. If the subfloor is already in place, you can install either before or after the walls. Before walls is typically more efficient, but many are concerned ... At what stage is it best to install? post plumbing / Pre framing?

I am remodeling my basement and am installing a floor on top of the concrete slab. I was considering some type of radiant heated flooring system for comfort. Is Warmboard an option?

I am remodeling my basement and am installing a floor on top of the concrete slab. I was considering some type of radiant heated flooring system for comfort. Is Warmboard an option? If so, can you send me links to successful examples? Thanks, Pat Hi Pat. Warmboard is definitely an option. We have lots of ... I am remodeling my basement and am installing a floor on top of the concrete slab. I was considering some type of radiant heated flooring system for comfort. Is Warmboard an option?

I have a 1400 Sq ft remodel and am interested in the warmboard over the existing sub floor can you give me a price for the flooring only

I have a 1400 Sq ft remodel and am interested in the warmboard over the existing sub floor can you give me a price for the flooring only .Thanx. Isaac Shulman 201 741 8546 Hi Isaac. Price varies by product and quantity. But I’ve sent your information off to our rep in New Jersey – ... I have a 1400 Sq ft remodel and am interested in the warmboard over the existing sub floor can you give me a price for the flooring only

Case Study – Butz & Klug Architects Boston Home

Case Study – Butz & Klug Architects Boston Home A beautiful home featured in Boston Home Magazine features Carlisle Wide Plank Flooring and Warmboard Radiant Heat   Read More      

3 Reasons Radiant Heat Has Never Been Better – Bob Vila

3 Reasons Radiant Heat Has Never Been Better – Bob Vila Centuries of improvements have made this particular heating solution more responsive, accommodating, efficient, and even affordable than ever before.   Read More

Can warmboard run under refrigerator?

Can warmboard run under refrigerator? Yes. Absolutely. Alternatively, when designing your panel layouts, if you wish to just put a piece of standard subfloor there instead, that can also be done.