Future House | Smarter Home Electrical Metering

Posted by in Home Improvement Tips, on February 13, 2017


Watch the full episode: https://www.thisoldhouse.com/watch/ask-toh-future-house-offerman Ask This Old House home technology expert Ross Trethewey learns about a new device which tracks home energy usage. Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse
Time: 10 minutes Cost: $200 Skill Level: Advanced Tools: Screwdriver Shopping List:
Home Energy Monitor Steps: • Any work inside the electrical panel should be performed by a licensed electrician. • Turn off the main power supply to the home and remove the circuit panel cover with a screwdriver. • Attach the supplied CT clamps to the two hot leads entering the panel from the utility. • Using the supplied wires, connect the monitor to a 240V double breaker for power. • Attach the antenna to the monitor. • Replace the circuit panel cover and restore utility power. • Complete setup using the phone or tablet app. Follow This Old House and Ask This Old House: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThisOldHouse
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