HVAC & Utilities

Efficiency and comfort go hand-in-hand with our HVAC & Utilities category.

Explore the world of Smart Thermostats, Power, Heating, Air & Ventilation, Cooling, and Water solutions designed to optimize your home’s energy consumption and create the ideal environment.

Discover how these smart devices can help you save on energy bills, reduce your carbon footprint, and maintain a comfortable living space.

Stay up to date with the latest trends, products, and best practices to make your smart home more sustainable and efficient.

10 Smart Power Solutions for the Modern Home

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The advancements in smart technology have significantly improved the monitoring, management, and production of electricity in our homes. Tracking day-to-day energy consumption used to be a guessing game, with the true extent of usage only revealed once the dreaded electric bill arrived. Nowadays we can get an “X-ray view” of our home’s energy use thanks to whole home energy monitors, allowing us…

A Definitive Guide to Honeywell Thermostat ISU Setup Codes

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Considering altering the installer settings on your Honeywell thermostat and uncertain about how to maneuver through its menus or select the correct adjustment codes? Don’t worry, you’ve found the right place. In this detailed guide, I’ve listed all the ISU setup codes and how to access the menu for each model.  So without further ado, let’s get into the guide. Before we…

Blinking Orange Light on a Nest Thermostat or Nest Heat Link


The occasional flickering of an orange light on either the Nest Thermostat or its European variant, the Nest Heat Link, is an uncommon problem. Therefore, finding a solution for this infrequent issue might be challenging. Nest Thermostats differ significantly between the US and Europe as the HVAC systems are completely different. In the US the blinking orange light indicates low battery levels…

11 Steps to Fix the Nest Thermostat Blinking Green Light

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Addressing problems linked to a faulty Nest thermostat can be quite difficult. The situation may notably complicate when facing issues such as a continuous blinking of the green light, unreliable HVAC management, or a completely unresponsive screen. The flashing green light communicates that the Nest thermostat is undertaking a software/firmware update (or the device is starting up, or restarting). It generally lasts…

10 Best Smart In-Wall Outlets / Receptacles

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The implementation of contemporary technology in your house usually requires the maintenance of your current electrical outlets. Nevertheless, shifting from traditional outlets to integrated smart ones on your walls can augment the command you have on your electronic equipment and offer a greater understanding of your energy use. While smart plugs are a quicker alternative to gaining smart control over devices, smart…

How To Turn Off Or Clear the Schedule on a Honeywell Thermostat

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Comprehending how to alter or switch off the software on your thermostat is vital. This understanding becomes especially important if you have recently acquired a new thermostat from Honeywell, or if you are trying to improve the performance of your existing one. In almost every Honeywell thermostat model, you can set up temporary or permanent holds and in certain models, you can…