smart homes

Smart Heat is Better Heat

Smart, connected, communicating controls offer myriad benefits for building professionals. Increased use of artificial intelligence will provide even more comfort and energy savings. Robert P. Mader This is an article that I wrote for publication in TMB Publishing plumbing-heating-cooling magazines. IF YOU AREN’T offering homeowners and building owners smart, connected,…

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Smart Thermostat Market Projected to Peak Here in 2021

  As part of a story I wrote on IoT and smart, connected and communicating controls, I had the privilege of interviewing Stuart Lombard, the founder and CEO of smart thermostat pioneer ecobee. There are other brands that get a lot of hype, but Stuart Lombard created the smart thermostat…

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