Can I replace my thermostat with Hive?

No, you don’t need to have an existing thermostat but if you have one the Hive thermostat would replace it.

How do you disconnect a room thermostat?

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Quote from Youtube video: Most thermostats can be removed from their base by gently pulling them from the wall. Be careful not to pull hard enough to detach the base from the wall.

What do you do with old thermostat when installing Hive?

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Quote from Youtube video: And getting rid of it and also getting rid of the wiring to it and then the new heat link box or whatever it's going to be called is that going to replace your existing.

Can a room thermostat be moved?

Fortunately, in many cases, it is possible to move a thermostat as a DIY task with just a few basic tools. If you only need to replace the interface or move your thermostat to the adjacent wall, the entire project may only require an hour or so.

How do you remove an old central heating thermostat?

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Quote from Youtube video: And real simple all you have to do is tilt the old throw step forward and pull it off the base plate typically.

What will removing a thermostat do?

TOM: But taking out the thermostat can actually do quite a bit of damage on a modern car. Most cars now have computers, which constantly monitor the engine temperature and adjust things accordingly. If the computer thinks the engine is cold–and it WILL be cold without a thermostat–it’ll richen the fuel mixture.
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How much does it cost to have a thermostat moved?

The average cost to move a thermostat is $135 to $450, depending on the distance. Drywall repair costs $75 to $150 to patch the old hole and cut a new one, while wiring installation runs $6 to $10 per foot.

Cost To Move A Thermostat.

Labor Average Cost
Moving 20 Feet $195 – $350
Moving 30 Feet $255 – $450

Is there a wireless thermostat?

A wireless thermostat connects to the internet in your home so you can control it remotely using an app on your smartphone, computer, tablet or other smart device. The app allows you to remotely control the thermostat and the thermostat settings.

Can you put a thermostat anywhere?

The best place for your thermostat is on an interior wall, away from all the areas we previously discussed (direct sunlight, air vents, your kitchen, hallways, windows and doors). Ideally, it should be placed toward the center of your home.

How do you remove thermostat wires from a wall?

Take faceplate off old unit, and look for mounting screws. Remove screws to release thermostat from wall. Remove wires from back of old thermostat by turning connection screws counterclockwise. Be careful not to let loose wires fall down between walls.

Can I replace my thermostat with any thermostat?

Purchase a replacement thermostat that will work with your system. Review the compatibilities listed on the packaging of the replacement thermostat. Most replacement thermostats are compatible with all common systems. However, if your system is unique, finding a replacement thermostat may be difficult.

How do I move my thermostat?

Here’s how to move a thermostat:

  1. Turn off the power to the thermostat at the breakers.
  2. Remove the interface and disconnect the wires.
  3. Remove the back panel from the wall.
  4. Drill a hole in the new location.
  5. Set the back panel.
  6. Pull the wires through the drilled hole.
  7. Connect the wires to the thermostat’s interface.

Can an electrician move a thermostat?

Some of you may be asking, “Why would I call a professional if the installation instructions are right here on the box?” Hiring a professional is ensuring that the job is done right. Also, the electrician will do more than just install the new thermostat, move it to a new location, and/or add new wiring.

Why you might want to consider moving your thermostat?

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Quote from Youtube video: I've been to people's homes where relocating their thermostat would provide them better comfort a thermostat located in a second floor hallway might cause such extreme temperature differences in the

Where should I put my central heating thermostat?

The best place to position a central heating thermostat is on an interior wall, a comfortable distance from the likes of windows and doors, air vents and the kitchen or hallway.

Should all radiators have thermostatic valves?

We recommend you fit a thermostatic valve on every radiator. But there’s no need to fit one in a room with a fixed room thermostat.

How high should room stats be?

Thermostats should be installed approximately 52 to 60 inches above the floor. If your thermostat is in an ideal location but is reading inaccurate temperatures, consider evaluating its location on the wall.