Learn about Family Accounts and how to share access to your Nest home

Note: This article is for users who have not migrated their Nest account to a Google Account. Learn about Nest accounts and whether you have a migrated account in our FAQs about accounts in the Nest app.

If you sign into the Nest app with a Google Account, you can manage home members in the Home app. Keep in mind that only home members who also sign in with a Google Account will be able to see your Nest products in the Nest app.

Family accounts let other people share access to your home and your Nest products in the Nest app. Depending on the level of shared access you choose, people you invite can add, remove, and control Nest products in the Nest app.