The water heater is certainly one of the most useful appliances in almost every home. Nothing can be more satisfying than having a hot shower after a stressful day at work. While water heaters account for the second-highest energy consumption in a household after HVAC systems, having hot water when you need it doesn’t have to be a burden on your lifestyle. Installing a smart device on your water heater will actually save you money without having to change your lifestyle or compromising comfort.
ThermHAL is an innovative device on Kickstarter that is installed on water heaters to improve water heaters’ capabilities and add exceptional functionalities. This device determines a household’s hot water usage patterns and schedules ideal times for day-to-day heating. This eliminates the need to heat water continuously. thermal automates your water heater, gives you control and allows you to save money on energy bills. This device is equipped with superior features for optimal functionality.
ThermHAL uses an embedded computer system to learn a household’s hot water usage habits and turns on the water heater so you can have hot water when you arrive. The device will as well turn off the water heater when it’s not in its peak demand times. The system combines an automatic process and a hands-on experience to allow you to specify the running times and water temperature.
ThermHAL allows users to perform actions like troubleshooting, temperature adjustment, and alert settings with a touch of the button. This means you can control your water heater remotely through your smartphone. A user can remotely monitor the water level, temperature, and the overall condition of the heater.
ThermHAL is compatible with 99% of all standard storage water heaters as well as NEST thermostat, which expands its functionality further.
The device features vacation mode which shuts off the water heater when everyone is out of the house. The device will resume heating when members of the household are about to arrive at home.
This system is designed to automatically detect any water breaches and malfunctioning and engage the vacation mode to avoid costly scenarios such as flooding and fire outbreaks. The device will also send you alerts where it detects leaks and water heater problems.
- Helps to lower heating and energy bills to save you money without sacrificing comfort.
- Monitors the efficiency of your water heater to ensure it runs smoothly.
- Extends the life of your water heater through circulation scheduling.
- Helps to reduce greenhouse emissions, hence lowering the impact on the environment.
- The system is automated, so you don’t have to adjust the device from time to time.
- It’s fast and easy to install on your water heater, saving you time.
- Guarantees the safety of your home by detecting and sending alerts in case of water leaks.
- Ensures you have peace of mind when you’re out of home.
- Improves the value of your home
Overall, ThermHAL is a handy device for every home that offers a great return on investment.
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