Above-Floor Panels

Above-Floor Panel Systems Overview

The Most Responsive Indoor Comfort Solution

Floor panels

Whether reacting to changes in construction schedules or adjusting to outdoor temperature fluctuations, radiant heat transfer panels earn high marks for responsiveness. Installed between the finished floor and the subfloor or on walls underneath the gypsum board, these low-profile panels expand the applications for radiant to retrofit as well as new construction.

Only REHAU offers you a choice of radiant panels that addresses the simplest to the most demanding projects. With a market-leading range of radiant solutions, REHAU offers unparalleled indoor comfort and energy efficiency.


Floor panels

RAUPANEL achieves highest heat output among panel systems:

  • 50%1 higher heat output can satisfy demands of colder regions without supplemental heat
  • 270° contact between pipe and highly conductive aluminum panel delivers quick response, making nighttime setback feasible
  • Built-in air pocket and wide contact surface of the patented aluminum panel efficiently directs heat upward
  • Lower fluid temperature requirements uniquely qualify RAUPANEL to work with geothermal heat pumps
  • Choice of 6 or 8 in. on-center spacing yields precise pipe layouts, increases comfort

Product Literature

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RAUPANEL Product Instruction


floor panels

RAUBOARD competes head-to-head with traditional panel systems:

  • 5%1 higher heat output edges out competitive plywood panels
  • Choice of double groove or single groove panels simplify planning and installation
  • Plywood panels with aluminum heat transfer sheet install using typical construction jobsite tools
  • 1/2 in. low profile panels minimize adjustments in retrofit projects
  • Lower material costs make radiant affordable on a wider range of projects

Product Literature

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RAUBOARD Product Instructions

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