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Though radiant heating earns praise for features like quiet, dust-free operation, experts agree the technology stands out most for the quality of comfort it delivers. Other systems heat inconsistently, with the result that your comfort often depends on your location relative to the nearest radiator, baseboard, or vent. But with a radiant system, you get uniform home heating from wall to wall, room to room, ground level to upper story. That's because, for one, radiant panels underly the floors in the home, delivering heat evenly across the square footage. For another, the technology doesn't involve "always rising" warm air. Instead, it concentrates comfort at floor level, where you can actually feel it.
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