Best Practice: KNX and the MDU


By Simon Buddle, Future Ready Homes. Here we go again: it’s another article that starts off with a TLA (Three-letter Acronym). What does this one mean? Is it Medical Defence Union, Mains Distribution Unit or Multi-Dwelling Unit? Whilst at the … [READ MORE]

Best Practice: Educating M&E Consultants About KNX Integration


By Simon Buddle, Future Ready Homes. KNX has been well established in Europe for many years now, but it is still a relative newcomer to the UK residential market. However, it is now cooking up a storm across the land … [READ MORE]

Case Study: KNX Installation in Rural Residential Property, Northumberland, UK

Rachel Wilkinson

By Rachel Wilkinson, My KNX Store. The project involved an extensive refurbishment and extension of a rural residential property in Northumberland, UK. The whole project took 18 months, with the home control installation being carried out between January and December … [READ MORE]

Show Report: Five Things Learnt from Light+Building 2014

Chris Topham

By Duncan Greene and Chris Topham, Abtec Building Technologies. This year, there were two good reasons for us attending Light+Buidling: the KNX TOP Event in which we participated as a KNX Award Nominee; and to see as much building automation … [READ MORE]

Case Study: The Monarch I – Turning an Old Office Block into a Shining Example of Energy Efficiency using KNX

Remco Hoveling

By Remco Hoveling, BAM Techniek – Regio West. The Monarch is an office development in the centre of The Hague, Netherlands. Ultimately, it will comprise four office buildings, one of which, the Monarch I, is a refurbishment of an existing … [READ MORE]

Case Study: A Wooden House with a Gira-KNX Brain, Dachau, Germany

Anton Hieber

By Anton Hieber, Elektro Hieber. For this very special wooden house, located in the middle of a flowering meadow in the Dachau Hinterland, Germany, we worked closely with ecologic entrepreneur Erwin Thoma to combine natural products and KNX solutions to … [READ MORE]