The Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT-E-KIT is an all-inclusive package containing the DITRA-HEAT uncoupling membrane, DITRA-HEAT-E-HK heating cable, and either a DITRA-HEAT-E-RT touchscreen programmable thermostat or a DITRA-HEAT-E-WiFi programmable thermostat.
All substrates must be clean, even, and load bearing. Bond inhibiting surfaces must be removed prior to the application of DITRA-HEAT. For complete installation guidelines and warranty criteria, please refer to the downloadable Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT Installation Handbook or to the installation video online.
Note: Type, thickness, and format of the tile or stone surface covering must be suitable for the intended application. Minimum tile format is 2" x 2" (5 cm x 5 cm).
Alternate Floor Coverings over DITRA-HEAT
Please refer to detail DH-AFC (see the Alternate Floor Coverings over DITRA-HEAT Technical Bulletin available for download below,) and the Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT Installation Handbook for complete installation guidelines.
Use our DITRA-HEAT calculator to find out what products you need to complete your specific installation.
What is the minimum stud spacing when installing the Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT-E-HK heating cables?
A cable spacing of 3 studs between runs is standard. However, cable may also be spaced at continuously alternating 3 stud – 2 stud intervals in isolated...Read more
Can mosaic tile be used with Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT?
The minimum required tile format for use with DITRA-HEAT is 2" x 2" (50 mm x 50 mm). Please call Schluter®-Systems...Read more
How long do I have to wait after the installing Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT to start using the system?
Schluter®-Systems recommends waiting 7 days after grouting before consistent use of the DITRA-HEAT system...Read more
How do I connect the Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT-E-HK Heating Cables to a Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT-E-RSD thermostat?
For instructions on connecting the DITRA-HEAT-E-RSD thermostat, please reference the Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT Thermostat User’s Guides or...Read more
Why are two floor temperature sensors provided with the Schluter®-DITRA-HEAT system?
Both floor temperature sensors are installed within the tile assembly. One sensor is connected to the thermostat, while...Read more
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