Installing Hive Active Heating™ yourself

If you're arranging your own installation of the Hive kit, please remember it should always be carried out by a professional.

self install the Hive active heating kit

Here's what you need to know

When you order Hive Active Heating™ for self installation we'll send you the full kit (thermostat, hub and receiver) along with your Welcome, User and Installation Guides. To activate your account, you'll need to call the Hive team with the activation code which you'll find in your Welcome booklet. Once Hive Active Heating™ is installed, just download the Hive app and you're ready to start controlling your heating and hot water remotely.

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Choose your Hive kit

Heating only

Buy this kit if you have a combi boiler

Hive Active Heating™ Full Kit

£179

Thermostat + Hub + Receiver + App

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Hot water and Heating

Buy this kit if you have a separate hot water tank

Hive Active Heating™ Full Kit

£179

Thermostat + Hub + Receiver + App

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Guide to installing Hive

If you need help to install Hive Active Heating™, we've put together a handy guide to take you through the installation process. Don't forget, that Hive Active Heating™ should only be installed by a qualified professional.

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Buying Hive with installation by a British Gas engineer

When it comes to our homes, sometimes we feel more comfortable getting the experts in. That's why when you buy Hive Active Heating™ you can choose to have it professionally installed by a British Gas engineer.

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