Hive lets you control your heating and hot water from your mobile, tablet and laptop.

Control your heating on the go with Hive

  • Includes access to the award-winning Hive app, online dashboard and full technical support.
  • Control your hot water remotely too (if you have a separate hot water tank).
  • Switch your heating and hot water on and off remotely.
  • Includes automatic Frost Protection to help stop your pipes from freezing.

Works with your existing system

  • Hive works with your existing heating system and on 99% of UK boilers.
  • Hive works no matter who supplies your energy, so even if you're not with British Gas you can still get Hive for £199.
  • Includes the three pieces of Hive kit - thermostat, receiver and hub.
  • Includes professional installation by a British Gas engineer. Installation takes around 90 minutes and is included in the price.

Save up to £150 a year

  • With Hive you could save money on your energy bills. You'll only heat your home when you need to.
  • Turn your heating on, off or adjust the schedule and temperature away from home.
  • Receive optional reminders to switch your heating on or off when you're coming or leaving home.

What you will need before installing Hive Active Heating™

To make sure our engineers can install Hive Active Heating™ there are a few things which we will need to ensure you have:

  • A gas central heating system with a single thermostat.
  • An existing broadband connection with a spare Ethernet port connection.
  • An extra power socket close to your broadband router.
  • A boiler that is in full working order.
  • PC users will need an up to date web browser.

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  • Professional Installation
  • Thermostat
  • Hive Hub
  • WiFi Receiver
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