If you are on the lookout for ways to stay cozy in your North America home while saving on your bills, you might want to ponder upgrading your thermostat. Thermostats have come a long way from setting the temperature and walking away and Service Experts has a number of thermostats to fit your unique needs.
The most common types of thermostats are programmable and smart thermostats, and there are a host of options and features from Service Experts. What is the difference between programmable and smart thermostats?
- Programmable thermostats permit you to pre-set temperatures for various times of the day and week. You can set the thermostat so that it provides different temperatures during the day when no one is home, or at night when everyone is snoozing. There’s no need to expend energy and money to keep the house cool or warm when no one’s around, so a programmable thermostat helps you save money by setting the temperature automatically. You can head out with one less thing to be concerned with.
- Smart thermostats take it to the next step and are more intuitive. They follow the temperature alterations that you make and learn from your behavior which permits it to begin making changes on its own. Quite a few of the newer and more advanced thermostats tap in to your home’s Wi-Fi network, allowing you to control your home’s temperature from all over using an app through your phone or computer. These thermostats can often be configured to compile your energy usage numbers on a website.
Whether you choose a programmable thermostat or smart thermostat will be contingent on your own needs, budget and familiarity with technology. While smart thermostats cost a bit more because of the additional features, both programmable and smart thermostats are great ways to save on your energy expenses while being sure you are cozy in your North America home.
If you have any questions about upgrading your thermostat or additional ways to gain efficiencies in your home, give Service Experts a call at 866-397-3787 or request an appointment online and our specialists will be happy to help you.