(Used) Hive Active Heating™

Code: B93QY

  • Includes professional installation by a British Gas engineer, no matter who supplies your energy
  • Control your heating at home or from your mobile, tablet or laptop
  • If you have a hot water tank, control your hot water too
  • Limited stock may be available in some stores. Call us on 0844 557 6000 to check

Product details

(Used) Hive Active Heating™

• Includes professional installation by a British Gas engineer, no matter who supplies your energy
• Control your heating at home or from your mobile, tablet or laptop
• If you have a hot water tank, control your hot water too
• Use your phone or the wireless thermostat while you’re at home to control the functions
• Up to six programmable daily heating events to ensure your home is warm when you arrive
• You’ll never need to heat an empty home again you could save up to £150 a year on your heating bills.

Special Features
• Geolocation alerts if you’ve left the heating on, or when you’re returning home and the temperature’s set lower than you’d like
• Track your temperature history allowing you to be more efficient with your heating
• Automatic frost protection which will switch the heating on as soon as it drops below 7°C to help prevent your pipes from freezing
• Heating and hot water schedules to fit with your life – set up to 6 daily time slots
• Boost your heating and hot water for up to 6 hours when you need to
• Put Hive to sleep while you’re away with Holiday Mode and always come home to a warm home

What can I do with Hive?
Take control of your heating and hot water anytime, anywhere. Hive makes controlling your heating and hot water easy at home or from your mobile, tablet or laptop. The app is compatible with Android, iOS and Windows devices. The next generation Hive brings you beautiful design, intuitive control and easy to use features.

Will Hive work with my existing central heating system?
Hive will work with a wide range of central heating systems. It works with the vast majority of UK gas and LPG heating systems as well as oil and electric boilers.

How do I install the device?
Hive comes with installation from a British Gas engineer, no matter who supplies your energy. When you receive your Hive you’ll find your thermostat and a voucher code in the box. You can use the voucher code online to book your installation. The British Gas engineer will bring the rest of the Hive kit (receiver and hub) with them on the day and it will only take around 90 minutes to install. .
Power Source
Mains Yes
Wireless Yes
GSM Smart Device Yes
Push Notifications Yes
Remote Controlled via App Yes
Remote Controlled via Text Yes
Operating Systems and Protocols
IOS iOS 6.0 and up
Android 2.3 and up
Wi-Fi 2.4 GHz
Browser IE 10+, Chrome, Safari, Firefox
Expandable With other Hive products
Operating Power AC 240 V @ 13A
Geolocation Yes
Automatic Frost Protection Yes
In Home Control Yes
Indoor Yes
Track Your Heat Temperature History Yes
Pin Lock Yes
Hot Water Boost Yes
Usage and Location Indoor Dry Location
Works with Existing Wi-Fi Router Yes
What's Included Wireless Thermostat
Hub (Brought and installed by the engineer)
Receiver (Brought and installed by the engineer)
Installation (Free. Professionally installed by British Gas Engineers, no matter who supplies your energy (British gas do NOT install in Northern Ireland))
Programmable Daily Heating Events Yes
Maximum Events Six
Installation Requirements A working central heating system, Hive can be installed by British Gas or Scottish Gas engineers on gas or LPG systems (and certain Electric Boilers)
Hive Active Heating cannot currently be installed on multi-zonal systems, i.e. if you have one thermostat that controls the upstairs and one thermostat downstairs
An existing broadband connection with a spare Ethernet port connection
An extra power socket close to your broadband router
An Android or Apple smartphone if you want to use your mobile to control your heating via the Hive app
An up-to-date web browser to use the online dashboard (IE10+, Chrome, Safari or Firefox)
Please note: This product includes a telephone number and redeemable code that will allow you to arrange installation with a British Gas or Scottish Gas engineer who will bring the Hive Active Heating Kit with them.

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
B93QY (Used) Hive Active Heating™ (1+) £227.66

Why not tell us and our B2B sales team about your specific business needs and expectations?

At Maplin, we’re always looking for innovations and technology that can help your business work more efficiently.

With a dedicated business team and special services available only to business customers, you can access our electronics and technology solutions through our wide network of over 200 stores, our website with more than 20,000 products or though your personal account manager over the phone.

Working with organisations for nearly 30 years, Maplin offers a nationwide range of benefits to our business users:

  • 30 day EOM credit account
  • volume discount pricing
  • online and in-store use of account
  • one-to-one account management
  • bespoke product sourcing and branding
  • free delivery on orders over £10
  • scheduled and forward ordering service

Contact our business team on 

0333 400 9740 to open an account or discuss your business needs.

To receive your free copy of the Maplin Catalogue just call 0333 400 9740.


  • Home Delivery
  • Click & Collect