If you’re considering adding some of the latest home automation features to your Bonita Springs, Florida, home, one of the top options is a smart thermostat. This device makes it easier to control your HVAC system while delivering impressive features.
When you first install a smart thermostat, you’ll need to set up a schedule for heating and cooling. After you take care of this step, your smart thermostat can start learning your habits and preferences and making automatic adjustments to improve efficiency without sacrificing home comfort.
Some thermostats have outdoor temperature tracking abilities, which means they can automatically adjust the output of the heating or cooling system based on unexpected weather spikes. Your thermostat may be able to reduce the risk of your system short cycling. Certain units also come equipped with movement sensors. allowing them to determine when people are away from the house and adjust the temperature accordingly to reduce waste.
A smart thermostat also makes it easier and more convenient to alter the settings on your HVAC system. Imagine you’re bundled up beneath a blanket on your couch or in your bed and you want the indoor air to go up by one or two degrees. You can simply open an app on your smartphone and make the change, rather than having to get up and adjust your thermostat.
You can also easily make changes when you’re away from home. For example, you can easily switch the system over to vacation mode when you’re away on a trip. Many people enjoy the convenience of being able to adjust the temperature from anywhere, as well as the energy-saving features that are built into this type of thermostat.
If you’d like to take advantage of these features and upgrade your heating and cooling system with a smart thermostat, our technicians at JP Brett & Sons Air Conditioning can help. We will be happy to show you how a smart thermostat can impact your indoor air comfort, so give us a call at 239-300-9186.
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