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jose caramelo commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Hi Hal,  according to a online covertion tool : 118 ºF= 47.7 ºC, -10 ºF = -23.3 ºC. We don't have that variation. In my case, it's fair to say that, between the coast line and 100 km inside, we can see,…"
Aug 19, 2014
Tom Mallard commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Right José, my post was more for someone with an existing home with siding to see what a change it can have thermally to move the siding off of the sheathing. Your system is far better by having no conduction paths, the thermal models show…"
Aug 18, 2014
Hal Skinner commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Hi again Jose. How does your weather there compare to, lets say, Western Texas where it reaches 118 degrees in the summer and minus 10 degrees in the winter.  We coated the flat roof of a 200,000 sq ft egg production facility there.  Flat…"
Aug 18, 2014
jose caramelo commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Hi, thank you all for you comments and indications to other techniques. I'll to address all you comments, proving information here, or with points to my blog. Regarding coating, Hal, I haven't tried it yet. But my guess is that is not…"
Aug 18, 2014
Hal Skinner commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Hi Jose, We have been applying an RCC (Radiant Control Coating) on, in, under and around mobile homes for 30 years. Check out the discussion on mobile homes at this…"
Aug 18, 2014
Tom Mallard commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Nice work. Related to the double wall is a simple upgrade that can be made by using furring under the siding on a building to reduce conduction, the standard wall heats the thermometer to 4.1C, with furring 1.1C for a run of 400-minutes, this is…"
Aug 18, 2014
Ben Jacobs commented on jose caramelo's blog post Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization
"Hi Jose, With the limited information that you provide and your photo and diagram, I would think that your project home has a lot in common with a "Passive House" design home. Below is some information that I have gathered on how the…"
Aug 18, 2014
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Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization

Hi there, I'm new here. Not sure if this make sense here. But for sure, you will tell if it's not. I'm Portuguese, I've 47 years old, 3 children, and spent the last 3,5 years of my life on a project I've called Casa Automatica.The project started by being just an home control system, where I've tried to combined some security features, water control and home network, in a package, using and sharing an internet connection. The system is presented here…See More
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Casa Automatica - Aiming for Zero consumption in acclimatization

Hi there, I'm new here. Not sure if this make sense here. But for sure, you will tell if it's not. I'm Portuguese, I've 47 years old, 3 children, and spent the last 3,5 years of my life on a project I've called Casa Automatica.The project started by being just an home control system, where I've tried to combined some security features, water control and home network, in a package, using and sharing an internet connection. The system is presented here…See More
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Hi there, I'm new here. Not sure if this make sense here. But for sure, you will tell if it's not. 

I'm Portuguese, I've 47 years old, 3 children, and spent the last 3,5 years of my life on a project I've called Casa Automatica.

The project started by being just an home control system, where I've tried to combined some security features, water control and home network, in a package, using and sharing an internet connection. The system is presented here…

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