This works in most cases but most DIY-ers are not prepared to deal with these types of installation issues and this can cause expensive equipment damage and reek havoc on equipment like boilers.
And of course there is the whole debate about how the thermostat learns your habits so you don’t need to program it, this is a conversation for another post, but one has only to delve into how occupancy sensors work to realize this is probably better in theory than in practice.
We all benefit by the great smart thermostat race and there is no dis-inventing the Nest.
Disruptive technology will never, and should never, go away.
It includes energy saving features like: reporting that the mother left the water running while she brushed her teeth and that father fell asleep with the TV on.This family was sentenced to six months in green prison. Please tell me what you think in comments and email this to a friend, just hit the last button on the right over the about the author box.Insane Chevy 350 Small Block in Murray Riding Lawn Mower! We have parts for ALL BRANDS of power equipment including Craftsman, John Deere, Cub Cadet, Honda, Troy Bilt, Murray, Snapper plus commercial brands like Scag and Exmark.Hint, ( he clams to have invented the internet, and is all about convenient, I mean, inconvenient truths).
Now for the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: GOOD: Cost is the almighty force that drives a good, better, and best offering, whether in cars or televisions, or universities or hair salons, and economics will prevail in the selection of a thermostat — unless there is a greater tax or rebate incentive offered, or it becomes mandatory ( as in the government makes you, wonder which savvy investor will make billions off of little round thermostats if this happens) for a smart device to link energy information from each residence to the utilities for grid management.The DIY market has always patronized the Home Depots and Lowes from the day they bought their first house and the DIY market has never belonged to any distributor or contractor, but the potential of Nest to impact our markets beyond the DIYs bears conspiracy, I mean, considerable attention.