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Smart Controls

Nest Thermostat Installers UK

We'll help you choose and install the right smart thermostat for your home that is compatible with your heating system.

Which Smart Thermostat Should You Choose?

Nowadays there is a plethora of options when it comes to smart controls for heating your home. Google Nest, Hive and Honeywell Evohome are some of the most popular. With so many options it can be difficult to decipher what is compatible with your heating system. We can advise which smart controls to choose from and will install the system for you.

As trusted Nest thermostat installers UK, we recommend the latest Google Nest range of thermostats. The latest range of products give you the flexibility to control various smart products from a single Google account. Other makes of smart controls do a great job of controlling your thermostat, but as technology advances, Google’s logic is to control all appliances from one place. While we recommend Google Nest, ultimately the choice is yours and we are happy to install a wide range of smart control products.

Smart Controls Explained

All households should be fitted with a room thermostat and radiator thermostats (TRVS). Where there is stored hot water there should be a cylinder stat. These are normally fitted with a time clock to allow timed programs. Room thermostats normally comprise of a round dial on the wall with temperatures on it. You’re probably familiar with the clicking sound when the room reaches the desired temperature. These traditional stats are wired directly to the heating system. But things have changed. Modern stats are now digital – making them more accurate. These stats can also be wireless and can be move around the house as required.

This is where it can get a little confusing. These stats can be both programmers and stats – all known as wireless programmable room stats. You program what time your heating comes on and the desired temperature.

Smart Thermostats

Smart thermostats are wired just the same as the previous options. But smart thermostats come with a hub that plugs into your modem. This allows you to control your heating through the internet via your smart phone or tablet.

As a Nest installer UK, we can arrange a survey to determine if smart controls can be fitted to your system. If you choose Google Nest, why not invest in a Google Nest security camera, or any other of the latest Google Smart products?

Nest Thermostat Installers UK

Talk to us if you need more advice, we’re happy to advise on the latest technology and options for your home.