Honeywell Programmable Thermostat RTH7600D Manual

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their programmable digital thermostats, and the RTH7600 series RTH7600D 7-day energy saving thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non techy, easy to comprehend verbiage.  These booklets contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, program schedule creations, and expert advice.  Further, … Continue reading Honeywell Programmable Thermostat RTH7600D Manual



Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their Wi-Fi thermostats, and the 8000 series RTH8580WF wireless Wi-Fi thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non techy, easy to understand language.  These documents contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, and program schedule creations.  Further, these manuals are … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual



Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their Wi-Fi smart thermostats, and the 9000 series RTH9580WF internet controlled thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non tech, easy to understand language.  These documents contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, and program schedule creations.  … Continue reading Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF



How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF

Clearing out all customization settings such as Wi-Fi and schedules, lock screen passwords, and restoring the Honeywell RTH9580WF Touchscreen Thermostat to factory default condition, is accomplished with the instructions below. This procedure is recommended when troubleshooting intelligent thermostats, to rule out the possibility that corrupted settings could be causing the thermostat to malfunction. Keep in mind however, that after doing … Continue reading How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF



Honeywell WiFi 9000 Color Touchscreen Thermostat Review

The Honeywell 9000 series Wi-Fi Smart color touchscreen thermostats represent an obvious advance from the 8000 series models.  They’ve upgraded the screen from the so-common monotone green with black text, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast, customizable LCD display.  The color scheme displayed can be chosen to match your specific room décor.  Plus, the screen features a new indoor and … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi 9000 Color Touchscreen Thermostat Review



Connecting Google Home Speaker to Honeywell Smart Thermostats

We bought a Google Home smart speaker with the Google virtual assistant, and were pleased to learn today, that Google Home now supports connecting our Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat.  We checked under the smart home devices option in the Google Home App.  Honeywell is now listed there,  and it found our home thermostat we scanned for smart devices on our home network.  No … Continue reading Connecting Google Home Speaker to Honeywell Smart Thermostats



How to Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF to Factory Default

Clearing out all customization settings, resetting the WiFi network, and restoring the Honeywell RTH9580WF WiFi Touchscreen Thermostat to factory default condition, is accomplished with the instructions below. This procedure is recommended when troubleshooting intelligent thermostats, to rule out the possibility that corrupted settings could be causing the thermostat to malfunction. Keep in mind however, that after doing this, this smart … Continue reading How to Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF to Factory Default



Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat RTH9580WF Review

The Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat RTH9580WF/1005 represents a clear advance from the RTH8580WF model, reviewed earlier.  They’ve upgraded the screen from the ubiquitous monotone green with black lettering, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast, LCD display.  The color scheme displayed can be customized to match your specific room décor.  Plus, the screen features a new indoor and … Continue reading Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat RTH9580WF Review



SmartWay Solutions Talking Thermostat VIP3000 Review

The model VIP3000 Talking Digital Thermostat from SmartWay Solutions Incorporated, is a full-featured 5-2 programmable thermostat, that has been designed to offer high accessibility to blind and vision-impaired users, via the addition of its very clear and plenty loud, human-sounding male voice, along with its high-visibility LED-lighted display.  Not only does it speak the most … Continue reading SmartWay Solutions Talking Thermostat VIP3000 Review



Programmable Thermostat Pros and Cons

heat thermostat  In today’s energy conscious society, that focuses on maximizing energy efficiency and minimizing energy costs, the programmable thermostat continues its reign as a significant (potentially large) energy saving device throughout society, in residential and industrial settings.  It will become even more so, as the phase-in of green energy sources progress, and people grow more comfortable and proficient … Continue reading Programmable Thermostat Pros and Cons