I have another newbie question. I would like to control a few radiators throguh thermostatic valves. What are the best options to use in conjunction with OpenHAB in terms of hardware?
In terms of software, what can be achieved with openHAB? I would mostly like to easily schedule through an interface the heating and to control it remotely.
In terms of hardware, there are many options
Max! Cube with thermostats, homematic, Z-wave and so on.
In terms of UI, here is a nice solution for habpanel
Happy holidays to everyone!
I have created a small HABPanel widget to simulate a scheduling interface for Virtual Thermostats and On Off appliances. Most of the parameters can be changed from the widget settings.
I have tested it only on Chrome (desktop), F…
I use almost the same set-up as this:
I’m sharing with you here my heating setup in the hopes that it can help someone (and to just show it off, too, I guess.
My house is quite typical of UK houses, where I have a boiler, and one or more radiators in each room. The boiler is on/off only, and has a single thermostat, usually located in the worst possible room in the house. You then end up with a single thermostat controlling the temperature of the whole house. I had basic thermostatic valves on each radiator, but the overal…
@vzorglub: thank you for the answer, I checked out this solution but in case of black-out or lack of wi-fi I would have no heating!