It seems that the universe wants me to have radiant floors. For a long time I had wanted a radiant furnace in my house. My oil furnace refused to die, I just put in modern rugs, whatever the reason it never inspected. I now have moved down south full time & having heated flooring is entirely going to be possible. My spouse & I are totally gutting the warm season home. Everything is being torn out & upgraded with new. Every one of us decided to change the brick floors to all tile. Every one of us bought a special tile cutter & all the supplies to do the work. Before both of us laid the tile I thankfully did some research. First, tile is the best type of flooring for radiant floors. Carpet is no great because the heat stays to stay under the rug. Tile allows the heat to be absorbed & naturally feel warmer. Next, both of us have the tile cutter to do our own flooring upgrade. My spouse & I will save quite a bit of currency doing all the work on our own. Every one of us have done tile upgrade before & are quite great at it too. Finally, the existing furnace in the house is a small gas fireplace. Every one of us can genuinely rip that out & just use heated flooring as our a single heating source. My spouse & I can install the electric mats by ourselves too. Every one of us can set the tile over top & then I have quality heating! It won’t cost too much in the end since both of us have most of the supplies already.