Wooden Flooring With Underfloor Heating: Is it a Good Idea?

wooden flooring with underfloor heating
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Underfloor heating is a great way to heat a home and combining underfloor heating with wooden floors provides a finish which is both beautiful and practical. However, when it comes to combining the two, there are issues to take into consideration.

Our guide is here to address all potential problems when it comes to installing underfloor heating with wooden floors in order to ensure you don't run into any difficulties. 

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.