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Amtico on Top Tiles Below and Underfloor Heating

Postby Jim.h » Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:47 am

I have electric central hating below a botched porcelain floor tiling job in our bathroom. Rather than lift the tiles and risk damaging the wall tiles I am thinking about laying the Amtico on top of the existing floor tiles but I am wondering if sufficient heat will get through the tiles....... The new screed and the Amtico. The underfloor heating is left switched on. Any advice?
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Postby B4Less » Mon Jan 11, 2021 12:10 pm

Hi, The heat will eventually make its way up through your new floor covering. However it the new covering will effect how much heats passes through. So you will have a certain amount of heat loss. How much, hard to say exactly.
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