A Locking Thermostat is what you want if you are looking for a Thermostat Lock Box. You might be wondering how to lock thermostat temperatures? A thermostat lock or a thermostat lock box is one in which where a landlord or a property manager locks the thermostat to prevent others from changing the temperature settings. The reason for doing this is pretty simple. Thermostats that lock will keep the settings at a preferred setting saves energy and reduces costs. This could result in significant savings depending upon the size of the property. Savings usually range from 15-35% or even more depending on square footage and other factors when using our thermostat locks.
Limits heat to 73F & A/C to 76F. Ideal for Elderly Tenants who want a slightly higher temp limit.
$98.95HC7174SB auto setback heat to 68
Limits heat to 74 and no A/C limit. Ideal for landlords who offer free heat but tenants pay for A/C.
If you are using a thermostat lock box rather than a Locking Thermostat to prevent unauthorized users from manipulating the settings on your thermostat you may notice that this is not always effective. Users can break the lockbox for thermostat temperature control or easily pick the lock used to lock the box. This leads to not only wastage in the lock box investment but also loss in energy savings.
A tamper proof thermostat from “landlord thermostats” is completely tamper resistant and therefore cannot be tampered with. This prevents unauthorized users from changing the settings. Now you may be asking how to lock a thermostat. You can lock thermostat temperatures worry free. The thermostats have temperature limits coded right on to the circuit board preventing anyone from changing the settings. The settings cannot be changed, period. This is why our products are best sellers with landlords as well as property managers.