Solutions: Keeping Heating Simple for the Homeowner and the Systems Integrator

Charlotte Blissett-Griffiths

By Charlotte Blissett-Griffiths, Ivory Egg (UK) Ltd. We are approaching the time of year when the temperature starts to drop and we are all left reaching for the thermostat. Heating control can often be daunting for integrators and even more … [READ MORE]

First Principles: Setting the Scene for the Holidays

Nikita Thompson

By Nikita Thompson, Ivory Egg. Going away for the weekend should be a simple and enjoyable exercise, but often we end up spending so much time and energy getting our house ready to go, we set off on holiday already … [READ MORE]

Best Practice: KNX and the MDU

Simon-Buddle

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]

Product Article: The Eelecta KNX Pads and Touch Panel from Eelectron

Giangiacomo Pastore

By Giangiacomo Pastore, Eelectron. Established in 1994, Eelectron is an Italian company that manufactures cutting-edge KNX solutions for home and building automation, with references and installations in more then 72 countries. In addition, 23,000 hotel rooms are equipped with the … [READ MORE]

Product Article: The JUNG F50 Range of Push-button Interfaces – an Impressive Combination of Design and Technology

Andrew Taylor

By Andrew Taylor, JUNG. In 1912, Albrecht Jung GmbH & Co. KG was founded in Schalksmühle, Germany. Over the last 100 years, the company has become established as a specialist in electrical switches and systems under the motto ‘Progress as … [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: Highlights from Light+Building 2014

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By Yasmin Hashmi, KNXtoday. This year’s Light+Building took place between 30 March – 4 April, had a record 2458 exhibitors and attracted a record 211,500 trade visitors from 161 countries, with nearly half coming from outside Germany. Admittedly, a lot … [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]