How to Install In-Floor Heat

In-floor heat is easy to install and cheap to operate, and your feet will love it!

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Utility knife
  • Hot melt glue gun
  • Trowel
  • Cordless drill

Margin trowel Volt-ohm meter (or continuity tester)

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Thin-set mortar
  • Radiant heat mat
  • Thermostat
  • Cement board underlayment
  • Tile
  • Grout