Week100 - 8Sep 2003

Another room finished

Due to a slight technical problem, there are no pictures at this stage for this week. Sorry

Dining Room

The skirting, architrave and wooden coving are fitted completing the Dining Room.

Heat Pump

Ice Energy's chief engineer called in to check the operation of the heat pump now that it has been running for a few weeks. He also took time out to explain in more detail exactly how it operates.

Basically it operates on a "Heat Curve". This is a formula which it uses to calculate how much heat is required and when. It works as follows:

The net effect is that the temperature of the house should remain constant throughout the year. We have not yet had the heating on since the summer so I will let you know later how it works.

Next Week