Nest is home.

We love home. It’s the best place in the world. But not everything inside our homes is lovable. There are things that beep at us; fail without warning; keep us in the dark. There are things we’ve learned to ignore.

We think they should do more.

Nest is focused on making simple, human, delightful things. That’s how we’re creating the thoughtful home: A home that takes care of the people inside it and the world around it.

Our founders.

We started Nest because we wanted these things for ourselves, in our own homes.

The idea was to take the technology we had been creating - technology that powers things like your smartphone - and embed it inside important, unloved products.

Because we all want the same things: to save energy, keep our families safe, and keep an eye on what matters most. At Nest, we look at these old problems in a new way. That's what drives us. And we're just getting started.

Read their biographies >

At the end of the day, look at our product and you’ll see a reflection of the people who made it.

Tony Fadell

At the end of the day, look at our product and you’ll see a reflection of the people who made it.

Tony Fadell

Nest. From the beginning.

We’re just getting warmed up.

And there’s already a lot to talk about.

  1. May 2010

    16 people, Palo Alto garage

  2. December 2010

    We build the first thermostat prototype. It’s a thing of beauty.

  3. September 2011

    70 people move to 900 Hansen Way.

  4. September 2013

    Nest Thermostats save a billion kWh. That’s enough energy to charge all the smartphones in the US for two years.

  5. October 2013

    Weekend shopping now a whole lot better

  6. October 2013

    The Nest Team expands to the UK

  7. June 2015

    Heads-up: The 2nd gen Nest Protect is here.

  8. June 2015

    The world meets Nest Cam.

  9. September 2015

    The 3rd gen Nest Learning Thermostat comes home.

  10. October 2015

    The Nest Cam API and Nest Weave open the door to new Works with Nest connections.

Contact us.

Here's how you can get in touch with someone at Nest.


3400 Hillview Ave.

Palo Alto, CA 94304



Find answers to common questions on our support site. Or you can chat with us, call us at 855-469-6378 or send us an email.

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