The builder who built my house and a few other houses near me had put in a hampton bay brand light and fan in my master room, my family room, and my neighbors family room. It is not necessarily the exact same model but it is from the hampton bay family brand. The remotes are almost identical.
Whenever I use the remote for one of the rooms it turns on / off the fan / lights in the other rooms..including my neighbors. The other day we were sleeping with a dim light and a fan running. Suddenly the light was increased freaking us out! When we turned it off the same thing happened. This went off and on for like 5 minutes. The next morning the neighbor called us and mentioned it had happened to her. Come to find out she was turning hers on and during that same time she was turning ours on as well. Me turning ours off turned hers off as well...
Same issue with my family room fan and light. When I turn it on upstairs in my master bedroom it also turns it on in our family room. Its not a huge issue because the actual light switch has to be turned on to activate whether the fan / light can be controlled via the remote or not.
I just hate it since it causes issues with my other room and my neighbor. What can I do ?