Kate Brinks
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share Twitter
  • Featured Blogs
  • Discussions (8)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Kate Brinks's Friends

  • Melissa Baldridge
  • tedkidd
  • Diane Chojnowski
 

Kate Brinks's Page

Latest Activity

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
Kate Brinks is now a member of Home Energy Pros
Jun 15, 2012

Profile Information

Company
Nest Labs
Website URL
http://www.nest.com
Blog URL
http://www.nest.com/blog

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Home Energy Pros to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros

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!

Don't forget to upload your profile photo. And add your location on our Member Map.


Thanks!
Diane, HEP Moderator

 
 
 

Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.

Latest Activity

tedkidd commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
"David,  I don't think forcing people to do things works out well for anyone.  Any…"
37 minutes ago
David Eakin commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
""I believe it is our job to educate the consumer, understand the problems, help them…"
51 minutes ago
Profile IconGary Fitzgerald, LOUIS ANDERSON and Jeremy Hargreaves joined Home Energy Pros
1 hour ago
eric anderson replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
"In Connecticut’s climate, I am not in favor of them . Either they are the big old style that…"
2 hours ago
Don Fitchett replied to Brandon Walton's discussion 12 Things Every Home Performance Contractor Should Have on Their Work Truck
"Every little bit helps. :)"
2 hours ago
Tom White commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
"Ted, I understand and share your concern about the lack of guidance on the part of the "Home…"
2 hours ago
Mike Kandel added a discussion to the group Building Performance Institute (BPI)
3 hours ago
Mike Kandel posted a discussion
4 hours ago
tedkidd commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
"David,  Please think some of these things through.  If programs suck so much, how can…"
4 hours ago
Hannah Finch posted a blog post

Stump Duncan, Innovate with Colby, and Save on RaterFest! 2014

RaterFest! 2014 Speaker Spotlight!Presenter:  Duncan PrahlTopic: Duck, Ducks, and more Ducts…See More
5 hours ago
David Eakin commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
"Consultation and education are all well and good, but we have found that the…"
5 hours ago
Kari Sauder commented on Scott Mellberg's blog post Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance
"I just had a customer bail out of the whole house approach over the weekend.  It is a small…"
5 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service