Honeywell Line Voltage Digital Thermostat RLV310A Review

We purchased two of the  Honeywell RLV310A Digital Line Voltage Thermostat   for the electric baseboard heaters used around our home. At a cost of approximately $30 from Lowe’s home improvement center, the price seemed reasonable, and this thermostat has proven to be highly reliable and trouble-free.  Excellent electric heating control product.   The RLV310A is lots quieter (no clicking sounds as … Continue reading Honeywell Line Voltage Digital Thermostat RLV310A Review



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



Honeywell Smart Thermostat Wiring Instructions RTH9580WF

The most “meaty” part of instaling a new thermostat, is correctly wiring it up.  One useful feature about Honeywell smart thermostats, is that they generally support the same wire labeling conventions and hookup techniques as their older, less intelligent counterparts.  Today’s smart thermostats still use the R, Rx, C, W, Y1, Y2, et al wires in the same … Continue reading Honeywell Smart Thermostat Wiring Instructions RTH9580WF



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



Honeywell RLV310A Digital Baseboard Heat Thermostat Review

We purchased two of the  Honeywell RLV310A Digital Thermostat   for the electric baseboard heaters used around my home. At a cost of approximately $30 from Lowe’s home improvement center, the price seemed reasonable.   The RLV310A Honeywell line voltage thermostat is much quieter (no clicking sounds as it turns the heaters on and off), as it utilizes an all-electronic switching mechanism … Continue reading Honeywell RLV310A Digital Baseboard Heat Thermostat Review



Honeywell RLV430A 5-2 Programmable Digital Thermostat Review

We purchased for review, the   Honeywell RLV430A 5-2 programmable digital thermostat for the   electric baseboard heaters used around the house. At a cost of approximately $53 from Lowe’s home improvement center, they priced this programmable thermostat fairly. The RLV430A is much quieter (no clicking sounds as it operates the heaters), as this digital thermostat like its non programmable … Continue reading Honeywell RLV430A 5-2 Programmable Digital Thermostat 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