Collection by Zachary Edelson

Modern Homes Warmed by Underfloor Radiant Heating


From Alaska to New York to Scotland, these homes face tough winters—and do so with efficient underfloor heating systems.

While the cottage is ideal for long summer weekends, a geothermal system that warms the concrete floors makes it an...
The cabin was designed so that the north half can be closed off when not in use to reduce energy consumption.
A Woolly Pocket planter hangs on the steel beam above a polished-concrete floor warmed by radiant heat.
“Originally there was a wall right down the middle of the lower floor where the pole is,” Depardon explains.
MicromanagementA Weil-McLain gas-fired boiler and underfloor radiant heating keep the house comfortable year-round—as...
The entire flat features in-floor heating underneath pre-oiled engineered oak planks manufactured locally by Bois...
A trellis made of ipe was designed to shade the interior from high summer sun; it’s one of several passive...