Hygrothermics

Heat dissipation of floors

Measurement Heat dissipation of floors
Standard DIN 52614 (withdrawn)
Measurement object Homogeneous and approximately homogeneous as well as layered floor structures and coverings such as PVC, cork, parquet, linoleum, textile fibers, tiles, industrial floor coverings, polyester resin sheets, etc.

Technical data

Test specimen dimensions 500 × 500 mm

More information

  • Even as the standard is withdrawn, this measuring method is still used because of the significance of the results
  • Heat dissipation levels from “not sufficiently warm to the feet” (level I) over “sufficiently warm to the feet” (level II) up to “particularly warm to the feet” (level III)