Under Floor Insulation

A simple and low cost way to lower bills

What is underfloor insulation?

Most people know around 25% of heat escapes through their roof. What many people don’t know is 15% of heat is lost through the floor.

Laying floor insulation involves adding insulation material under your floor.

It’s quick, simple and effective.

Construction worker thermally insulating house attic with glass

Benefits of underfloor insulation

There are many benefits to installing underfloor insulation:

  • Cheap to install
  • Reduces heat loss by 10-20%
  • Maintenance-free once installed
  • Future proofs your home

Disadvantages of underfloor insulation

The disadvantages to underfloor insulation include:

  • Temporary disruption while work is carried out
  • Not suitable for every home
  • Moisture issues if not installed properly
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Is your home suitable for underfloor heating?

Underfloor insulation is suitable if:

  • Your home has suspended floors