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Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Some background info and then the answer at the end, Bob. AUX lockout = AUX is not needed when outdoor temp is warm. This cutoff depends on how efficient the system's heat pump is. A user can set an outdoor temperature that they do not want AUX…"
Jul 23, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi John, Unfortunately, we aren't compatible with DFHP.  -Kate"
Jul 17, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi Bob, We actually do have AUX lockout. We only show relevant screens to people, so if you don't have a heat pump, you won't see that we have it. Looking through your comments in this thread, it appears that you've been given some…"
Jul 16, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"I think that's where support should step in to troubleshoot. :-)"
Jun 27, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi Melissa, Call 855-4MY-NEST. They're very knowledgable. We also have an installation video and tips here: http://support.nest.com/ ;"
Jun 27, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi Evan - Nest doesn't ship with factory settings. You simply use Nest like a manual thermostat for a few days and Nest learns your preferences and patterns to create a personalized schedule. You can learn more…"
Jun 27, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi Bob, One of the advantages of Nest is that in the vast majority of homes, Nest can charge its built-in battery using the heating and cooling wires. There are a small number of heating and cooling systems and situations where Nest may require a…"
Jun 27, 2012
Diane Chojnowski left a comment for Kate Brinks
"Hi Kate, Welcome to Home Energy Pros. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!…"
Jun 25, 2012
Kate Brinks replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"Hi, Melissa. I work at Nest and thought that the following data might be helpful:   - 94% of Nest Learning Thermostats have schedule-learning enabled    - 99% of Nest Learning Thermostats are running a setback schedule (this is…"
Jun 16, 2012
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Jun 15, 2012

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At 6:29am on June 25, 2012, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Kate,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros.

Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

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