How to troubleshoot a thermostat?

How to troubleshoot a thermostat?


If you own HVAC system, there will be a command center called thermostat. Your entire home’s cooling and heating may be affected in case it stops working properly. Here, you may need troubleshooting the Trane Digital thermostat so I decided to share some things to consider fixing the issue.

How to troubleshoot a thermostat
How to troubleshoot a thermostat ?

General digital thermostat troubleshooting issues

Make sure to check your thermostat in the case of experiencing trouble with the HVAC system. By doing so, you may find the issue along with solution if you have some touch with programming and technical aspects. Homeowners often face some common troubleshooting issues I wanted to list a few of them.

HVAC units won’t turn on

Thermostat setting must be checked if you notice that air conditioner, air handler, furnace, or any other unit isn’t getting turned on. Depending on the weather, make sure the thermostat is programmed to cool or heat the home and is turned on.

Sometimes, you may need to reset the system, so, turn the thermostat off and then on. Hopefully, the issue will be solved otherwise, consult the Trane Comfort Specialist in case the issue is complicated or needs advanced skills. Don’t try to fix the problem on your own or else horrible damages may occur.

Too cold or too hot in your home

Make sure to program the device according to what you need and prefer if you notice the temperature is kept at an uncomfortable level by your thermostat. Sometimes, the temperature is programmed differently during different times and days.

Too cold or too hot in your home

In this case, the owner should read the manual and learn how to program thermostat according to a comfortable level for each day of weeks. If it works better because you succeeded with the programming the temperature its’ fine otherwise contact a Trane Comfort Specialist and ask to fix the issue and program the temperature according to your preference.

Troubleshooting connected digital thermostats

There are many help lines to assist you regarding troubleshooting the issues so homeowners can easily control the temperature of their houses. Besides, the temperature can be controlled through the internet using your PC, smartphone, or tablet either but the condition is having an established internet connection.

In case the thermostat is still not working as per your need, try to reset the unit and then start following some steps provided in the manual shipped with the product. If you fail to fix the issue even by using the steps in the manual, there must be an issue with your internet connection in terms of low signals or disconnection or so on.


Fixing and troubleshooting the thermostat issues aren’t impossible especially if you learn some programming and read the manual carefully. Mostly, you won’t need to hire any technician in order to get the issue resolved as programming and other tasks are simple to pick and understand. To be comfortable throughout the year, never try touching tools you aren’t familiar with.



How Does Home Automation Benefit You

To be honest with you, let me say that we all grew up having some dreams inspired how our future would be like. Among several innovations, we are confused with joy such as Hovercars, Teleportation, JetPacks, and Casual space travel.

It’s true that many of such innovations are out of our grasp, but the future is able to be enjoyed today. Have you ever heard about home automation? It’s what we can enjoy today. Put simply, because of home automation, you have control and access to critical appliances and systems from a centralized or remote location.

Things you can do with home automation are endless including setting temperature, turning off the lights, tweaking your home’s security, and much more. All these are done simply through a few taps on a touch screen panel and some voice commands using your smartphone or another device. Although, the advantages of using home automation are various, yet the job could be frivolous and a bit fancy. The benefits are immediate and real, though.

Home Automation
Home Automation


Because of today’s home automation systems, you are facilitated with managing your home on your own whether you are physically at your home or not. This allows you to turn alarms on or off through your smartphone. Also, you can control all the devices including audio and video devices using a single push button.

If you are too lazy to use your hands each time you need so, here are other options to use. Home automation systems allow you to use timers for turning lights on or off and also, the temperature can be turned up or down through this timer.

Many other things are possible to be done through setting the timer perfectly. Just imagine, you arrive home each day at a specific time and you need all things set ahead of your arrival. Through these automation, you can adjust the thermostat to complement the cool night temperature before you leave your home. You just sit down touching a single button on an advanced remote and thus, activate your favorite channel, turn on your satellite TV, or launch your most used audio preset on the sound system. All this is done automated and amazingly.



Today, security is a big issue for homeowners, especially when they leave their homes for an extended period of time. It could cause a headache if you are wondering whether you have locked the front door or not.

Remember, your peace of mind should be everything and you should have it whatever situation it is. But, it’s not possible or it’s very hard especially if you have left your home with no person inside and you forgot the security measures whether they have been taken or not. You can avoid this headache by setting up security through home automation systems.

Energy Efficiency

Do you know home automation systems can help you save your money and energy? Yes, an intelligent thermostat couldn’t be set remotely but can be operated week-long cycles to give you customized efficiency in terms of energy.