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



Change WiFi Network on Honeywell Smart Thermostat RTH9580WF

You might need to connect your Honeywell RTH9580WF Smart Thermostat to a different wireless network than the one it was originally configured with during installation. Perhaps you have changed the name of your home wifi network, upgraded your wireless network router, or you want to connect the thermostat to a different access point in your home. … Continue reading Change WiFi Network on Honeywell Smart Thermostat 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



Setting Temperature Differential, Honeywell Smart Thermostat RTH9580WF

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, Honeywell Smart Thermostat 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



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