Photos and history of a solar wood house in Lorraine by Jean Gireaudot.
This page is part of the record Solar energy, renovation of a solar house.
February 2005: renovation of three rooms with wood flooring, repainting and changing frames and windows.
April 2005: Start of refurbishments destruction by interior partitions, entry, living room, dining room, kitchen, pantry, a total piece of 50 m² for installation of a floor heating low temperature low thickness of solar collectors.
Recess: complete removal of the four radiator 2000 watts each for heating.
The hydraulic low temperature floor heating
Once all partitions abatues, we asked a heated floor. This is a floor heating low thickness, Special renovation only 1,5 cm thick.
It is not necessary to cross the doors and inertia is low.
Then we put a tile.
"Collector" floor heating to the garage "boiler room" and garage side.
Second arrived for the PC and manifold placed in the bathroom (with the General arrived of water).
Cost of work for the walls and floor heating
The total cost of this work is approximately € 2000 for circulation pump, thermal probe, 8 / 6 pipes and 14 / 16 fittings, support and insulation pc and smoothing. All the workforce is of course "home".
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