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How To Install ThermoFilm Under Laminate

There is NO easier floor warming system to install!

Follow these easy steps:

Please read & follow the detailed instructions provided with your radiant floor warming order. The overview below does not substitute the installation manual.

  • For floating laminate and wood floors. Layers: (1) subfloor (2) underlayment (3) ThermoFilm (4) Vapor Barrier (5) Laminate Floor
  • For carpet and vinyl. Add a layer of medium density fiberboard above (4) and under carpet (5).

There's simply NO easier way to install a floor warming system! NO CEMENT REQUIRED!

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1. Install underlayment over the total subfloor.

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2. Roll out your radiant floor warming film and arrange to fit your heated area. Tape seams of film rows.

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3. Install floor temperature sensor and run lead wires from the end of each film to the electrical junction box.

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4. Cover film with vapor barrier.

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5. Install thermostat and make electrical connections.

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6. For wall-to-wall carpet, carpet tile, and vinyl, install fiberboard over ThermoFilm.

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7. Install floor covering following floor manufacturer’s instructions.

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For more detailed instructions, please review the installation manual:

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