Underfloor

Some articles on underfloor:

Renewable Heat - Energy Efficiency - Underfloor Heating
... Underfloor heating may sometimes be more energy efficient than traditional methods of heating Water circulates within the system at low temperatures (3 ... Rooms with underfloor heating are cooler near the ceiling, where heat is not required, but warmer underfoot, where comfort is most required ...
Queenslander (architecture) - Characteristics
... They are typically "tripartite" in sectional composition underfloor (stumps), primary rooms (can be two levels), and roof ... Queenslanders all have this underfloor area that is used to cool the building through ventilation and also for protection of the main structure from termite attack and other ... The underfloor space is often high enough for additional uses such as storage, carport or even as extra living area in the cool, dark spaces beneath the building ...
Medieval Technology - Civil Technologies - Architecture and Construction
... Central heating through underfloor channels (9th century AD) In the early medieval Alpine upland, a simpler central heating system where heat travelled through underfloor channels from the ... Reichenau Abbey a network of interconnected underfloor channels heated the 300 m² large assembly room of the monks during the winter months ...
Büssing - Innovations
... began building heavy duty trucks with diesel engines 1936 Büssing pioneered the horizontal "underfloor" diesel engines During World War II Büssing once again supplied ... the company name became Büssing Nutzkraftwagen GmbH and production was concentrated on underfloor-engined trucks which were to become the firm's speciality ... Büssing's unique underfloor-engined truck range continued in production under the MAN AG through to the late 1980s ...
Radiator (heating) - Types - Underfloor
... Underfloor heating uses a network of pipes, tubing or heating cables is buried in or attached beneath a floor to allow heat to rise into the room ... Underfloor heating is more expensive in new construction than less efficient systems ...