Credit: Scott Arthur



Modern control systems and creative problem solving help cut energy use in this charming 103-year-old house.
Living Room Screen
Sony HS51A Video Projector
Control4 Control
Office Cooling
Playroom Electronics
Equipment Heat
That Old House
Security Camera
Lighting Control
Control Pads
Original Windows
Keypads Everywhere
Thermostat Control
Green Process
 
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Thermostat Control

After replacing the existing oil furnace for a gas unit, Scott installed a Control4 home management system. This would allow him and Sam to better regulate the new Control4 thermostat that went in place of the old unit. Scott programmed the new thermostat to adjust automatically based on the time of day. Having it set back automatically at night has helped somewhat, says Scott, but what’s made the biggest difference in their energy usage are the Control4 keypads.

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