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Floor Heating Systems Installation Alexandria VA

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Climate Htg & Clg
(703) 750-4008
6714-A Electronic Dr
Springfield , VA
 
Ace A/C & Htg Service
(703) 691-0095
3171-A Spring St
Fairfax , VA
 
B & B A/C Htg Svc Co Inc-Fairfax
(703) 560-9444
8400 Hilltop Rd Suite F
Fairfax , VA
 
Tom Muse Service Company Inc
(703) 442-4848
8474 Tyco Rd Suite A
Vienna , VA
 
Hava Tech
(703) 899-0047
11021 Braddock Rd
Fairfax , VA
 
Home Air Services
(301) 984-0161
9870 Trotting Pony Avenue
McLean , VA
 
Oasis Htg A/C & Refrig Inc
(703) 339-3877
7220 Telegraph Square Dr Suite V
Lorton , VA
 
All-Pro Services Inc
(301) 350-3800
1215 Ritchie Rd
Capitol Heights , MD
 
Howard Heating & Cooling Inc
(301) 277-3818
4701 Baltimore Ave
Hyattsville , MD
 
Accel Heating and Cooling LLC
(301) 565-8148
9327 Fraser Ave
Silver Spring , MD
 

Electric Radiant Floors

You want to look for a product that can be installed in a single layer of thinset cement rather than two layers. This is faster and easier. You also want to find a product where the fiberglass (or other supporting material) forms an umbrella protection over the resistance wire so that your trowel can glide over the fiberglass net without risk of nicking the wire. Some products weave their wire over-and-under a fiberglass net. In that case the resistance wire will always appear on the surface and you face a greater risk of nicking the cable with your trowel ·Thickness of the cold-lead wires that connect the heating rolls to the thermostat: You want the thinnest cold-lead wires available (1/8" thick), so you can easily cover them with thinset cement like the heat resistance wire. If the cold-lead wires are thicker you will need to chisel a grove in the cement slab, or use a circular saw to cut a groove in the plywood sub-floor or backer board to maintain the floor level flat.

· Length of the cold-lead wires: You want cold lead wires that are long enough to connect to the thermostat without additional cut-&-turns of the roll to bring the roll closer to the thermostat.

·Vendor Technical Support Look for a vendor who will design an installation layout customized to your own floor plan. Understand that the heat will not extend very much laterally through conduction. In most cases the heat will extend 1.5" away from the wires but not more.

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