Baseboard heater thermostat reviews


You’ve lots of choices for thermostats, especially when you’re buying for a low voltage-based heating/cooling system like a central furnace or a boiler or a heat pump based system. But when it comes to choosing a baseboard heater thermostat, you don’t have a wide range of options to choose from. One primary reason is that baseboard heaters are line voltage systems that use direct electricity to heat your rooms. Energy bills would be high for baseboard heater systems unless you live in a state where electricity costs are very low. About 90% of America is running on low voltage systems and only about 10% of homes are using line voltage systems, like a baseboard heater. Most of the popular thermostat models (like Nest, Ecobee, Emerson Sensi) are incompatible to be used as an electric baseboard heater thermostat (they’re designed for low voltage heating/cooling systems). In this article, we review the best…