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



How to Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF to Factory Default

Clearing out all customization settings, resetting the WiFi network, and restoring the Honeywell RTH8580WF WiFi Thermostat to factory default condition is accomplished with the procedures below.  This procedure is recommended when troubleshooting digital programmable thermostats, to rule out the possibility that corrupted settings are causing a thermostat not working situation.  Keep in mind however, that … Continue reading How to Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF to Factory Default



Setting Temperature Differential on Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF

Temperature differential, is the difference between the turn-on and turn-off temperatures on a thermostat, whether heating or cooling, and generally ranges between one and three degrees.  Many modern digital and mechanical thermostats provide for adjusting this value, to account for differing home construction types and locations, types of furnaces, and personal comfort preferences. However, the … Continue reading Setting Temperature Differential on Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF