French designer Philippe Starck is famous for integrating useful electronic components into furniture items. Like his sofa design which offers USB and wireless charging or SPEETBOX which is a high-end heating furniture. But now he has collaborated with Netatmo to design a smart radiator valve that allows controlling your heating system remotely with a smartphone. It is an Apple HomeKit-enabled product, so you can even control the temperature in a specific room with Siri. The smart radiator valve allows changing temperatures in specific room or scheduling the heating system to heat up your rooms to a pre-defined temperature. Feel real-time home automation by changing old radiators of your thermostat with this smart radiator valve to control temperatures for each room and save up to 37 percent of energy to heat up your rooms.
Netatmo smart radiator valves are designed in typical cylinder shape with translucent plexiglass to assist you in setting temperatures in a particular room with ease. You can manually set the temperature or use the companion app compatible with iOS and Android. With this amazing device your smartphone will be the key to all your home temperature regulating needs. It has preset modes which helps you save more energy by lowering temperatures in rooms which are not in use. For example, you can turn on night mode to take a perfect nap in apt temperature while decreasing temperatures in rest of the rooms to save energy.
It has a small screen to display current temperature of the room. Netatmo smart radiator valve automatically detects an opened window and turns off heating to prevent energy waste. It analyzes current temperatures in rooms to set them according to sunshine level and room usage. In addition, it comes with a feature to raise temperature of a specific room for up to three hours.
If you’re bored of traditional radiator valves for thermostat, then replace them with these smart devices to tweak temperatures room-by-room to get utmost comfort out of your thermostat. Its smart technology enables you to heat up a specific room from anywhere, anytime. You can save a lot of energy by using it and utilize its functionality to save more energy by setting temperatures according to the presence in any particular room.
The Netatmo thermostat and valves are only compatible with European heating systems. These valves are compatible with houses which have an individual boiler, collective heating system or a district heating system. The most exciting feature of these smart valves is that they allow you to set up temperatures with voice-control. Those who have a compatible thermostat have to wait until its expected launch that’s slated by the end of this year.