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Although heating while promoting energy savings? Not so simple, less to control the temperature of various parts of its housing!
And if you install a room thermostat in your home? Simple to install, it allows regulation to the degree the temperature of your home and schedule changes in temperature during the day: with a room thermostat, you do not heat your home unnecessarily!
Do you not know how to choose your room thermostat? We will guide you step by step in giving you all the good tips to choose your room thermostat to suit your needs! Click here for the best programmable thermostat.
Room temperature: what model?
A room thermostat allows controlling the temperature of your home and keeping it constant. It provides significant energy savings up to 20% depending on the model!
You can use a room thermostat on all heating systems; you have electric heaters or central heating system.
Wireless programmable thermostat
This room thermostat model is the most common.
A simple adjusting knob allows you to set the room temperature. It is connected to the driver over your existing heating system and requires professional intervention for laying son and chutes.
Wireless Non-programmable thermostat
You do not want to bother you to connect with your son and your room thermostat heating system? The wireless thermostat is for you! Connect a receiver in your boiler or radiator and thermostat controls the magical temperature of your home by radio or infrared!
Wired programmable thermostat
With this thermostat, you will realize even greater energy savings!
Both programming modes, “comfort” and “economy”, allow you to adjust the cheapest temperature of your home office, for example, for your presence.
Are you at work? The temperature of your home will decrease automatically. You go back home? You arrive in a perfectly heated house!
Wireless Programmable Thermostat
As for non-programmable, a wireless programmable room thermostat saves the cost of installing a wired system.
Another advantage if you install a wireless thermostat in each room, you can control different temperatures for each and thus narrow down your energy consumption!
An outdoor sensor for your room thermostat?
If your heating system is triggered depending on the outside temperature?
Install an external probe for your room thermostat. With it, you set the temperature at which the thermostat is triggered, and you avoid or to heat your home unnecessarily or, conversely, does not heat at all!
Nest: Pilot temperature of your home from your smartphone
Nest certainly represents the future of room thermostat: simple installation, ultra-connected, the Nest thermostat can be programmed from your computer, smartphone or tablet. You come earlier or later than usual? Log in using your smartphone and anticipate or delay the start-up of your heating or air conditioning.
Nest is a smart thermostat: it can learn your habits to adapt the temperature of your home. It also guides you, helping you to choose the most economical temperature for your home.
With Nest, you will realize up to 20% savings compared to traditional room thermostats.
Room temperature: what location in your dwelling?
You chose the room thermostat in your home? You must now determine its location.
Indeed, if you have not opted for an external probe system, your thermostat will take into account the temperature it will measure where you installed it.
Do not install it near a heat source or in a cold area of your home, not to distort its extent and thus make it less effective.
Avoid locations near radiators, fireplaces, but also an electrical appliance such as a television, for example. Also, do not install it near a window or a door.
The ideal: Install it in your living room, at a height of between 1m50 and 1m60.
Room temperature: what price range?
The price of a room thermostat varies depending on the model, the presence of a programmer or the installation of an outdoor sensor.
Wireline non-programmable thermostats are sold between 20 and 30 €
Non-programmable thermostats wireless between 80 and 100 €
Wired programmable thermostats between 50 and 80 €
Wireless programmable thermostats between 150 and 200 €