Vario PRO Underfloor Heating is the original patented system that combines electric underfloor heating cables with an uncoupling, crack isolation and waterproofing membrane. Vario PRO Underfloor Heating brings you all the benefits of an electric underfloor heating system and movement matting, all in one easy to install solution.
Vario PRO Underfloor Heating Mat protects floor coverings from uncoupling or delamination when laid over cracked or unstable substrates, and is usually laid over the entire floor surface. Vario PRO Underfloor Heating Cable can be then installed in any areas that require heating – the beauty of this is that you can put it in just the areas that need it, creating a very efficient and cost-effective heating solution. Vario PRO Underfloor Heating is low profile – only 5.5mm floor height build up.
Vario PRO Underfloor Heating Cable:
Vario PRO Underfloor Heating Cable uses the unique TwistedTwin electric cable technology that combines two heating conductors in a unique twisted configuration. This creates a robust and flexible cable that is specifically suited to laying over unstable or cracked substrates.
The Vario PRO Underfloor Heating Cable has an output of 12W/Lm and will provide 130W/m2 when spaced at 3 rows. Spacing the cable at 2 rows apart increases the heat output to 195W/m2.
This cable cannot be cut. However multiple cables can be used in one installation, connected to the same thermostat, but the total system load/draw must be under 3600W/16A – which equates to a floor heating area of approx. 23m2. Larger areas than 21m2 with one thermostat are possible, using a Thermonet Snubber Unit – call us for more details on this.
Vario PRO Underfloor Heating is easy to install. Fix the uncoupling membrane to the entire floor area using a suitable adhesive (we recommend using Ardex AF200 or Mapei Ultrabond VS90 Plus for wooden substrates. Any flexible tile adhesive is suitable for concrete or screed substrates) and then lay the electric underfloor heating cable into the grooves in the matting until you’ve covered the desired area. Tiles can then be laid directly over the uncoupling membrane and underfloor heating cable using a flexible tile adhesive.
Thermostats and controls:
Vario PRO Underfloor Heating can be controlled by any of the thermostats in our range. We stock a range of different thermostats with many useful features such as 7-day programming and WiFi control. Click here to view our range of thermostats.