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Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Board | 1200 x 600 x 20mm

TekwarmSKU: IUK01719
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Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Board is a high-quality range of low-profile insulation underfloor heating (UFH) boards. Designed with a high compressive strength of 300 kPa, these XPS cored boards are perfect for low-profile heating systems. The board size measures 1200mm x 600mm x 20mm, with either 12mm or 16mm diameter underfloor heating pipes. The unique textured face allows for direct application of flooring grade tiles using flexible adhesive, while solid wood or laminate flooring can be applied when laid on a suitable underlay. The board is available in plain, foil facing, plain routed, or routed and foiled options, giving you the flexibility to choose what suits your project best.

Key Features:

  • High compressive strength of 200 kPa for reliable and durable performance.
  • Versatile textured face enables direct application of flooring grade tiles.
  • Suitable for solid wood or laminate flooring when used with an appropriate underlay.
  • Available in different versions: plain, foil facing, plain routed, or routed and foiled.
  • Grooved on one face to accommodate 12mm or 16mm diameter underfloor heating pipes.
  • Speedy installation over a flat level subfloor with a suitable DPM (damp-proof membrane).
  • Suitable for new build or retrofit installations.
  • Standard pattern board and plain versions usually available in stock.

Key Points:

  • Versatile and durable XPS cored UFH board with a high compressive strength of 200 kPa.
  • Suitable for low-profile heating systems and compatible with various flooring types.
  • Available in plain, foil facing, plain routed, or routed and foiled options.
  • Speedy installation over a flat level subfloor with the appropriate DPM.
  • Ideal for new build or retrofit installations.
  • Grooved on one face to accommodate different diameter underfloor heating pipes.
  • Standard pattern board and plain versions are usually in stock for quick delivery.

Installation Instructions:

1. Preparing the Subfloor: Before starting the installation of Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Boards, ensure that the subfloor is flat and level. If necessary, use a suitable Damp-Proof Membrane (DPM) to prevent moisture from affecting the boards.

2. Timber Base Installation: If you are applying the UFH boards onto a timber base, follow these steps:

  • Use Tekwarm mechanical fixings and washers, using five fixings per board.
  • The fixings should provide a minimum of 35mm embedment and should be appropriate for the substrate.

3. Concrete Base Installation: For installation on a concrete base, follow these guidelines:

  • Lay the Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Boards directly onto the concrete surface.
  • Adhere the boards to the concrete using a bed of combed flexible tile adhesive (S1 or equivalent).
  • In some cases, additional mechanical fixings may be required depending on the substrate.

4. Finishing the Installation: For most applications, an additional overlay board is not necessary, and the flooring can be laid directly on the upper surface of the Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Boards. However, please consider the following based on the type of flooring:

  • Wood Flooring and Laminate Products: Apply wood flooring or laminate products using a suitable underlay as per the manufacturer's instructions.

  • Flooring Grade Tiles: Lay flooring grade tiles on a suitable combed flexible S1 tile adhesive layer.

  • Other Finishes: Some finishes may require a separating layer of Tekwarm Overlay Board before their installation.

Important Notes:

  • Ensure that the installation is carried out following the local building codes and regulations.
  • It is recommended to consult a professional installer for complex installations or if you are unsure about any aspect of the process.
  • Always refer to the manufacturer's guidelines and instructions for the Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Boards during installation.

 

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions):

  1. What is the purpose of the Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Board? The Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Board is designed to provide efficient and low-profile insulation for underfloor heating systems.

  2. Can I use this board for different types of flooring? Yes, you can use this board for various flooring types, including flooring grade tiles with flexible adhesive, solid wood, and laminate flooring when laid on an appropriate underlay.

  3. Is the board suitable for both new build and retrofit projects? Absolutely! The Tekwarm XPS Versatile UFH Board is suitable for both new construction and retrofit installations, making it versatile for various projects.

  4. What are the available options for this board? You can choose from four standard versions: plain, foil facing, plain routed, or routed and foiled, depending on your specific requirements.

  5. How should I install this UFH board over a concrete base? The board can be laid directly onto a concrete base and should be adhered with a bed of combed flexible tile adhesive (S1 or equivalent). In some cases, mechanical fixings may also be required based on the substrate.

Order Value Delivery Charge
Up to £200.00 ex-vat £75.00 ex-vat
£200.00 - £499.95 ex-vat £55.00 ex-vat
Above £499.95 ex-vat Free Delivery

 

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Local Delivery Charge
Within 35 miles of Postcode S63 9BL - Up to £500.00 ex-vat
Delivery Charge £35.00 ex-vat
 
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