Ever improving smart technology benefits us in many ways, from the way we’re able to shop, our entertainment and even with our home comfort systems. Upgrading to a smart thermostat offers a range of benefits, allowing homeowners to reduce energy usage and reduce their utility bills while increasing the overall comfort of their home.
A key advantage of installing a smart thermostat is the capability to set individualized programs and schedules for your HVAC system. This means that you can establish a schedule so the temperature can automatically adjust at different times of the day or week, so energy is used only when needed. This can be especially useful if you are away from home during the workday or on vacation.
Smart thermostats can also be controlled remotely using a smartphone app, allowing you to adjust the temperature inside your home from anywhere. No more panic attacks if you’ve forgotten to turn off the heat or air conditioning before leaving the house or coming home to an uncomfortable home after being away.. A few phone clicks, and it’s done.
Some more advanced options are able to learn your preferences and adjust the temperature accordingly. They use artificial intelligence to analyze your temperature preferences and create a personalized schedule based on this information. Over time, the thermostat will be able to automatically adjust the temperature to your preferred settings, without you having to manually make any modifications.
Smart thermostats may help you lower energy costs by providing you with insights into your energy usage. Many manufacturers of smart thermostats provide monthly energy reports to show how much energy you are using and offer suggestions to reduce your energy consumption.
Overall, upgrading can provide a range of benefits, including the ability to program and schedule your home’s heating and cooling system, control your thermostat remotely, learn your specific preferences and save energy.
Get a Smart Thermostat Installed Now
To learn more about how smart thermostat technology could improve your home comfort system and save you money, call Dixie Electric, Plumbing & Air today.