My heating system comes on whether its cold outside or not in the spring and
fall, before it really gets cold.
Does anyone know if its possible to connect an external weather head to a
home center type digital thermostat?
I don't know the specifics, but it can be done. The building I work in is
like that. No heat unless the outside temperature gets below a certain
OTOH, it is cheaper and very easy just to move the switch on the thermostat
to "off" until you know you want the heat on.
The problem seems to be here in the NE for the first few months in the
spring or fall my wife starts to complain that she's "cold". So the heating
system is activated. The heat comes on in the morning but it turns out to
be a warm day. They the whole family starts to open windows. A real energy
I feel no one would complain if the heat only came on days that were cloudy
and cool. This doesn't really seem to happen with a indoor thermostat.
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