Schluter DITRA-HEAT Uncoupling and Waterproofing Membrane, sold by the square foot
- Sold by the Square Foot
- Secures DITRA-HEAT-E-HK electric floor heating cable in place.
- One component of system for customized, comfortable electric floor warming, as well as uncoupling, waterproofing, vapor management and support
- Complete system requires heating wire and thermostat
This specific product is one out of three components required for a complete heated floor system. See listings for Ditra Heat cables for 120 VAC or 240 VAC and Ditra Heat thermostats.
The product is 3'3" or 39" (1m) wide for calculating square footage
Schluter-DITRA-HEAT is a polypropylene membrane with a cut-back stud structure and an anchoring fleece laminated to the underside. The thickness of the mat, including the stud structure is 1/4" (5.5 mm). The stud structure of DITRA-HEAT is specifically designed to secure DITRA-HEAT-E-HK electric floor heating cable in place. In addition, DITRA-HEAT integrates cus- tomizable, comfortable electric floor warming with the functions associated with DITRA: uncoupling, waterproofing, vapor management and support to ensure a long lasting installation.
Advantages of DITRA-HEAT
Warm floorsWith DITRA-HEAT, your floors can combine the beauty of tile with the comfort of an electric floor warming system to bring a touch of luxury into any room of the home.
Crack resistanceDITRA-HEAT is the only electric floor warming system that directly incorporates uncoupling technology within the system. With the proven performance of DITRA included in DITRA-HEAT, you can feel secure that your tiled floor won't crack.
Customizable heating zonesWith DITRA-HEAT, the installer has the advantage of placing loose heating cables in the matting wherever heat is desired to achieve customized heating zones, or placed throughout the room to heat the entire floor.
Quick and simple installationThe DITRA-HEAT membrane is designed to secure the heating cable without clips or fasteners and the installer does not need to encapsulate the cable in a leveling compound. Tile can be installed immediately after the cable, so installation is quick and simple.
Minimum heightDITRA-HEAT minimizes assembly thickness for easy transitions to lower surface coverings, and is ideal for any room in the home.