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Joe Miles - Recent Posts

Case study: Reducing costs for rental accommodation.

Topic: Building behaviour, eco controls, case study

Providing high spec flats with complete control, lowering running costs and improving comfort

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Case study: Reducing costs for rental accommodation.

Overheating in homes: keep your home cool.

Managing overheating in low energy homes.

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Overheating in homes: keep your home cool.

Heat pumps for heating - pros and cons.

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Heat pumps for heating - pros and cons.

What are the hot water options for eco houses ?

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What are the hot water options for eco houses ?

A guide to keeping comfortable in your low-energy home.

Low energy homes and thermal performance

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A guide to keeping comfortable in your low-energy home.

Ventilation options for a low energy home: a clear explanation.

How ventilation can keep your home healthy

Ventilation is extremely important as without adequate ventilation the building would be uninhabitable, high levels of CO2 would cause occupants to be lethargic and get headaches, while high humidity levels would cause damp leading to mould and potentially damage to the...

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Ventilation options for a low energy home: a clear explanation.

Everything you need to know about the Atamate user interface.

Topic: Interface, Haze, instant control, UI, light switch

User Interface or UI is the space where interaction between humans and the buildings occurs. This is particularly challenging in a building control system due to the variety of interactions that are needed, ranging from turning on a light to configuring a ventilation system.

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Everything you need to know about the Atamate user interface.

What is SAP? Energy modelling explained.

Topic: presets

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What is SAP? Energy modelling explained.

Smart home audio systems explained.

Topic: Haze, audio, Controlled services, Chromecast, sonos

Whole house audio has become easy. The cornerstone of modern audio system is the DAC (digital analogue converter). The DAC will convert an audio stream from a computer (such as a Spotify account) into an audio output. As well as the DAC an audio system needs speakers and an amplifier. These three components may be...

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Smart home audio systems explained.

New build home? Here are your heating options.

 

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New build home? Here are your heating options.