Do your energy bills seem to keep climbing with no end in sight? Are you looking for ways to embrace a greener lifestyle? Smart thermostats can help you do that by giving you more control over your heating and cooling costs. These kinds of thermostats give you more control of how your heating and cooling systems run, so you are more comfortable at home while using less energy than before. Here is what you need to know.
What exactly is a smart thermostat?
A smart thermostat does what any standard thermostat does—it lets you control the temperature in your home—but it gives you additional controls. You set your smart thermostat to change temperatures at different times of the day, but it can also learn more about your habits and adjust your interior temperature accordingly. Some thermostats adjust themselves in response to changes in humidity levels, to ensure your home stays as comfortable as possible. With all smart thermostats, you can control your thermostat remotely using an app on your smart device, so can turn your heating or cooling up or down according to your plans.
How do smart thermostats help you save money on energy costs?
By refining the way you set your heating and cooling your home so that you’re comfortable when you’re there but not using the system excessively when you’re not lets use you use less energy without sacrificing your comfort level. Smart thermostats also provide you with reports on your energy usage, so you can make further tweaks that reduce your costs even more.
Who can get a smart thermostat?
There are smart thermostats available for nearly any heating and cooling system. Check with your NATE-certified team of technicians to learn more about the smart thermostat system that is right for your needs.
B & J Heating, Cooling, and Refrigeration can help you select a smart thermostat for your needs, plus help you find more ways to boost your heating and cooling efficiency and save money on your energy costs. Talk to a heating and cooling technician in Tucson by calling (520) 355-4857.