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Floor Heating Systems Installation Ottumwa IA

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Mitchell & Sons Htg & Clg Inc
(641) 684-7795
109 S Madison
Ottumwa , IA
 
Benson Htg & A/C
(641) 652-3165
413 Elm
Eldon , IA
 
Nolan Air Cond & Htg
(641) 932-2240
6448 189th St
Albia , IA
 
Days Heating & Air
(641) 664-2562
1111 W Jefferson
Bloomfield , IA
 
Don & Walt LLC
(563) 927-2232
1201 E Main St Suite A
Manchester , IA
 
Mitchell Furnace Company Inc
(641) 682-1918
1416 Chester Ave
Ottumwa , IA
 
Versteegh Electric & Refrig
(641) 933-4473
2834 Hwy 23
Cedar , IA
 
DB Electric Inc
(641) 792-0653
816 4th Ave
Grinnell , IA
 
Crystal Heating & Plumbing
(319) 352-3241
1210 W Bremer Ave
Waverly , IA
 
Lowden Plumbing & Heating
(563) 941-7701
616 W Main
Lowden , IA
 

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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