Month: February 2009

Jackson Systems’ Smoke Detectors

Smoke Detectors are a crucial control in any commercial building for early detection of smoke and products of combustion present in air moving through HVAC ducts.  They are designed to prevent the recirculation or spread of smoke by air handling equipment, fans, or blowers.  These systems can be shut down in the event of smoke […]

Night Setback

Some customers, especially commercial customers, will want to use a night thermostat to set back all the zones in a zoning system to allow for occupied and unoccupied temperature scheduling of the building. The components needed are a night thermostat, a 7-day time clock, and an override timer. Occupied and unoccupied scheduling can be accomplished […]

Honeywell Prestige Thermostat

Sometimes a Homeowner will want to change the backlight on the new Honeywell Prestige thermostat, The steps are easy. They should press menu button, then press the preferences button, then press the backlight button.. They can now select a number from 1-10(the factory default is 5), 10 being the brightest setting while 1 being no […]

The Green Zone: Z-300

The Green Zone Z-300 is a residential / light commercial zone control system that allows a single HVAC unit to have up to three separate zones.  The Green Zone Z-300 comes in 2 different models.  The Z-300-HC-MS used for single stage or multistage equipment and the Z-300-HPS used for heat pumps.  The benefits to the […]