Radiant floor vs. minisplits?
I have a 800 sq. ft. home in Asheville, NC, and am looking to put on a 550 sq. ft. addition. I have been looking into all options of radiant floor heat vs mini splits for our heating and get stuck between preference and practicality. I am adding three floors with each floor being about 190 sq. ft.
I would love to put radiant heat in the pad of basement floor and mini splits in second and third floor, but sense that may be a bad idea since both have high up front cost. Don’t need AC in basement however, so feel it is a waste to put a mini split there, and warm concrete in the winter would be nice!
Is this a bad idea?
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