ecobee

Will it work with my home?

The ecobee3, the ecobee3 lite, and the ecobee4 are compatible with most residential heating and cooling systems in North America, including furnaces, air conditioning, heat pumps, and boilers.  To check, please visit our online compatibility checker.

 

 Electrical

All ecobee models are compatible with 24V AC controls. 

Many heating and cooling systems have 24V AC controls but there are some exceptions.  

Not Compatible:

  • Millivolt (mV) Systems (ex. fireplaces, wood stoves)
  • DC Voltage (ex. heating and cooling systems in recreational vehicles)
  • Line Voltage/High Voltage (ex. electric baseboard heaters)

 

Heating and Cooling Systems

Furnace and Air Conditioning

  • Two stages of heating
  • Two stages of cooling
  • Single speed fan control 

 

Heat Pump (with or without Auxiliary Heating)

  • Two stages of heat pump heating
  • Two stages of heat pump cooling
  • Single speed fan control 
  • Two stages of auxiliary heating

 

Boiler 

  • Two stages of heating

NOTE: Installing an ecobee in a boiler system typically involves additional wiring. Please contact our Support Team at support@ecobee.com, 1-877-932-6233, or through Chat to confirm compatibility. 

 

Boiler and Air Conditioning

  • Two stages of heating
  • Two stages of cooling
  • Single speed fan control 

NOTE: Installing an ecobee in a boiler and air conditiong system can involve additional wiring.  Please contact our Support Team at support@ecobee.com, 1-877-932-6233, or through Chat to confirm compatibility. 

 

Accessories

An accessory, like a humidifier, dehumidifier, and ventilator can be controlled by the ecobee3 and the ecobee4.  The ecobee3 lite does not support accessories. 

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