Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual

Honeywell provides great booklets with their t-stats. They wrote the Honeywell WiFi thermostat RTH8580WF manual guides to the same high standards.  These booklets show you how to install, set up, and use the t-stat.  Plus, they write these in non tech, easy to get language. These books have lots of pics of hook up cases, … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual





How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting

In this post, we cover how to change temperature setting on Honeywell thermostat, model RTH9580WF.  Now most Honeywell digital t-stats nowadays allow you to change their current temperatures right from the  Home screen.  They display the  Home  screen by default. So unless the t-stat is locked, you can adjust the current temp simply by touching … Continue reading How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting





Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code

With so many new functions appearing on today’s modern thermostats (t-stats), there is of course, many more wires to connect up nowadays, when installing a new or replacement t-stat.  Gone are the two-wire days, when all you needed was one wire from the furnace transformer, and the other to feed power to a gas valve … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code





How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat

This piece covers how to clear settings on Honeywell thermostat.  Here, we cover how to do it on a Honeywell RTH9580WF model.  But other models with a screen work similarly At any rate, you clear thermostat settings by resetting it, which also clears lock screen passwords and screen color customizations et al. Clearing settings restores … Continue reading How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat





How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019

In this post, we show how to connect Honeywell thermostat to Google Home smart speakers.  Now we have a Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat in the kitchen for a couple years now, and have enjoyed controlling it through the Google assistant with our voice.  So here’s what we had to do to set up … Continue reading How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019





Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF, How To

Shows how to reset Honeywell thermostat RTH8580WF.  Resetting clears out all user set settings. It erases the WiFi network and restores the t-stat to factory default condition. We suggest resetting when working smart thermostat problems. This rules out the chance that bad settings are causing the issue.  Keep in mind though, that after a reset, … Continue reading Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF, How To





Reset Honeywell WiFi Thermostat, How To Instructions

This post gives reset Honeywell WiFi thermostat instructions. We demonstrate these on the RTH9580WF wireless t-stat. This method does the following. First of all, it clears out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network. Finally, it restores the WiFi thermostat back to factory default state. So, follow the steps below, to hard reset … Continue reading Reset Honeywell WiFi Thermostat, How To Instructions





Reset Honeywell Thermostat Settings, How To

A reset Honeywell thermostat settings erases all user changed settings.  Resetting also removes lock screen passwords and screen color changes et al. Resetting restores this Honeywell RTH9580WF touchscreen thermostat to factory default condition.  You reset by following the routine below. We suggest this reset Honeywell thermostat settings action when fixing smart thermostat issues as well.  … Continue reading Reset Honeywell Thermostat Settings, How To





Honeywell Thermostat Not Reaching Set Temperature Troubleshooting

A Honeywell thermostat not reaching set temperature can occur for many reasons.   For example, poor thermostat placement, to a broken heating / cooling system.  Here, we discuss some of the reasons why this happens.  We then offer troubleshooting tips and fixes to solve these issues.  First, we look at what problems happen in the thermostat … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Not Reaching Set Temperature Troubleshooting





Connecting Amazon Echo Dot to Honeywell Thermostats, 2016

We just bought an Amazon Echo Dot smart speaker with the Alexa voice assistant, and we hear that we can link the Dot up to our Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)   thermostat.  That would be nice, to be able to issue voice commands to control the t-stat.  It turns out that this is true.  Connecting Amazon … Continue reading Connecting Amazon Echo Dot to Honeywell Thermostats, 2016