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



How to Unregister Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH9580WF

Perhaps you are moving but leaving your Honeywell WiFi thermostat at the old location.  Or, you wish to sell the thermostat to someone else at a different location and / or who has a different TCC account.  In either case, be sure to take the time to unregister it at the  My Total Connect Comfort … Continue reading How to Unregister Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH9580WF



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



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



7 Day Programmable Digital Thermostat Reviews

We’ve written some reviews on some 7 Day Programmable Thermostats.  Some, such as the Honeywell  RTH7600D and RTH8580WF, allow you to program each day on an independent schedule, while others, like the Honeywell RLV430A for electric heating, force you to program the days in a 5 – 2 grouping.  You program all the week days for one set of times … Continue reading 7 Day Programmable Digital Thermostat Reviews



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