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1. Developing Technology: Installing Heated Concrete Countertops

In the past five years, heated concrete countertops have become more popular and remodelers, contractors and renovators are faced with the task of how best to install them.In the past five years, heated concrete countertops have become more popular and remodelers, contractors and renovators are faced with the task of how best to install them.

By Jahn Stopperan
2. Concrete Contractors Warm up to Radiant Heating Systems

Hydronic heat tubes added to a concrete floor - in wintry areas of North America, heated walkways and driveways that melt snow have been a prized feature of upscale homes and businesses for decades.In wintry areas of North America, heated walkways and driveways that melt snow have been a prized feature of upscale homes and businesses for decades.

By Gail Elber
3. Two Ways to Get Radiant Heat in your Concrete

There are two kinds of radiant-heat solutions available to address these issues: hydronic and electric heating systems.Have you come across clients who are considering polished, stamped or stained concrete flooring, but who hesitate because concrete is a naturally cold surface?

By Greg Jazwinski
4. Tips on Getting the Most From Your Radiant Heat Floors

Placing radiant heat has a lot of factors to consider before getting started.Sure, radiant-heated concrete is warm and comfortable. But before you get too comfortable, there are underlayments, insulation and other factors to consider.

By Amy Johnson
5. The Comfort of Radiant Heat in Concrete

For a snow-melt system, the designer specifies tubing embedded in outdoor or garage slabs.Bob “Hot Rod” Rohr isn’t your everyday installer of heating systems. The Rogersville, Mo., heating expert got turned on to radiant heat about 15 years ago and dove, well, toes-first into the technology.

By John Vastyan
6. Indoor and Outdoor Radiant Heating for Concrete

Radiant heat elements for a concrete slab to help with snowmelt.Snowmelt technology is, essentially, radiant heat applied to outdoor surfaces. There are few differences between the two heating techniques, and both can be used to heat low- or high-mass concrete surfaces to melt ice and snow, keeping surfaces safe and clear of icy accumulations.

By John Vastyan
7. Benefits of Snow Melt Systems and Radiant Heat for Concrete

Putting radiant heat coils into concrete is a great way to beat the winter snow blues.There is a way to rein in the nuisance of dealing with snow and ice: by melting it away! Snow shovels, plows, blowers, salts and other chemicals... not required. By introducing your clients to this technology, you can help them have a stress-free, accident-free winter.

By John Vastyan
8. Examples of Snowmelt Concrete Applications

Concrete helipad with a snowmelt system installedHere are a list of places where radiant heat and snowmelt systems can be most effective.

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9. Warm up to the opportunities presented by Radiant Floor Heating

Heating tubes seen in a yet to be poured concrete slab. Will be used to heat the house with warm radiant floor heating system.Radiant heat delivers warmth without ducts and registers; heats evenly, in an energy-efficient manner; and is silent. There are hydronic (hot water) and electric systems.

By Susan Brimo-Cox
10. Comparing Radiant Heat Floor Coverings

Radiant floors are a welcome edition to a living room.Radiant heat floor coverings at-a-glance Here’s an overview of typical radiant-heat floor covering products and how they compare to decorative concrete.

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