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Horstmann

Horstmann H37XL 3 Channel Programmer

This Horstmann H37XL “Channelplus” 7 day programmer has 3 channels. This means its capable of operating / controlling three individual zones in a dwelling. Among many variations, this could be: 1st floor heating, second floor heating, and hot water control. However, it can be used with fewer zones, so don’t think it won’t be compatible if you only need to use it as a 2-channel programmer. It’s a very versatile unit. Check Price Some of the main features include: Full seven day programming, 3 channels, 3 on / off settings…

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Drayton

Drayton LP722 7 Day Programmer

The LP722 Mark 4 (Wired) from Drayton is a great dual channel 7 day programmer, with mostly excellent reviews across the board. It’s very similar to another model made by Drayton, the LP522 (MK4). In fact, they are almost indentical. The only real difference being that with the LP722 the user has the freedom to set different settings – on / off times every day of the week and weekend (the full seven days can be different). The LP522 is slightly more limited, as in its a 5/2 programmer and…

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Drayton

Drayton LP522 MK4 Programmer Quick Review

Drayton LP522 MK4 Programmer Quick Review. The Drayton lifestyle 123070 LP522 (MK4), great little workhorse, used extensively in council dwellings due to its very cheap price, good reliability record, high level of system compatiblilty, and the functionality to separately control heating and hot water. It’s what’s known as a 2 channel programmer that runs on a 5/2 day operation period (five weekdays + 2 days weekend), capable of giving the user the freedom to choose when heating and hot water will come on and go off to their requirements. The…

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Honeywell

Troubleshooting The Honeywell Thermostat When Its Not Working

Honeywell digital thermostats are one of the most popular brands of thermostats in the UK and the USA. They are well-loved for the simplicity of their designs, features and affordability. They come in various models, including newer ones that bring with them features like remote connectivity and of course the older, tried and trusted analogue thermostats. The latter normally work by controlling a furnace, boiler and or air conditioner at required settings that have been selected by the user of the thermostat. While there is nothing fancy about these old…

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Drayton

Drayton Digistat 2 Replacement

What can replace the old and very basic Drayton Digistat 2. Among other models, two that are easy direct replacements would be the Honeywell CM907 and the Honeywell T4 (Both battery powered models, not mains). The Drayton Digistat 3 Alternatively, you can also replace the Digistat 2 with much more up-to-date models, such as certain models of HIVE (depending on your system) and the Drayton Digistat +3. Just be sure to get the wiring / terminals right. Replacing with a HIVE can be a little bit more complicated due to…

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Honeywell

Honeywell T4R Wireless Thermostat

The Honeywell T4H (110A1021) and T4R (Y4H910RF4003) both offer a great heating solution for residential properties that have a combi boiler (recommended but not essential). Reviews are widely positive across the board. Of course, while being similar in many respects, even in appearance, they are two entirely different models, and as a result they have some slightly different features. There is some confusion with this, as some people are not sure about the whole T4H / T4R model codes and have ended up buying the T4H (110A1021) thinking it was…

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Drayton

Drayton LP711 Timeswitch

Very popular with council dwellings and rental properties due to their reliability and easy to use controls, the one channel seven day Drayton LP711 combi boiler timeswitch is capable of as many as 3 separate time settings per 24 hours. A great little unit that works well as a replacement for a number of other time switches. Check Price The Drayton “Lifestyle” LP711 has a bright back light display, automatic summer and winter time change adjustment (clocks go back, forward, etc), advance boost button and excellent protection in the event…

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Horstmann

Horstmann 425 Tiara Programmer

With no digital screen and very few controls, the Horstmann 425 Tiara Programmer is as basic as they come. But just because it has that classic, old school timer appearance, it doesn’t mean its not up to the job. This is a simple to operate but very effective programmer. It’s as close to foolproof as you will find anywhere. Check Price A lot of people buy this model to replace an older model Horstmann programmer, with reasons usually stemming from them not wanting or needing all the bells and whistles…

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Center

Center EHE0200361 Wireless Programmer

When it comes to home heating, there’s nothing better to beat the colder months of the year than that of a reliable thermostat device. When you are hunting for a wireless temperature control for your household, you need a heating programmer that has a track record of being reliable and simple to program. The more common up-to-date devices usually bear an LCD screen wide enough to show a clear display of the time, as well as the temperature of the house. The Center EHE0200361 Wireless RF Thermostat (Pretty much a…

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Salus

SALUS RT310i Quick Review

Keeping up with the latest technology, and not to be confused with the RT300RF, the Salus RT310i is another one in a now very long line of thermostats that can be controlled by a Smartphone. With the RT310i, you can run your heating system remotely by switching it on or off from the dedicated App on your Android or Apple IOS Smartphone device from anywhere as and when you need to. It also allows you to easily control and adjust the heating temperature locally on the thermostat. Check Price The…

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