Can you cut the mat?
Yes, you can cut the mat. The mat can be cut and shaped to fit in most rooms. You can also remove the mat, and use the cable
How wide is the mat?
The Mat is 50cm wide; the mat can be cut across the width to alter the shape
How do you test the mat?
You can check the mat by taking a resistance test using a standard multi-meter. The readings you should take are between the Live & Neutral, Live & Earth and Neutral & Earth
Can the mat be installed on a timber floor?
The subfloor must be secured before the underfloor heating mat is laid.
Can you put laminate flooring on top?
A laminate floor can be laid on the top, but a few rules must be adhered to.
1. A minimum 10mm latex self-leveller must be laid on the mat before the laminate is laid
2. Laminate flooring must be compatible with underfloor heating. Always check your laminate manufacturer before fitting.
3. You must limit the temperature to the maximum temperature allowed the laminate flooring manufacturer allows.
Can you plug the mat directly into the mains?
No, Underfloor heating mat must be controlled via a thermostat.
How many mats can I connect to one thermostat?
Our Touch Control Thermostat has a maximum capacity of 16 amps. You can connect two mats directly into the thermostat before a Contactor box is required.
What happens if I cut the mat cable?
We have a full technical backup available, and one of our engineers can assist you with fixing the system, in the very unlikely event that you will require it