With a smart thermostat, you can control your air conditioning system with your phone, tablet, speaker, or other devices that can connect to the internet. Many brands have come to create and develop smart thermostats with features that help you control your thermostat with a device that you have nearby. Even if you are not home, you can conveniently access your thermostat to your liking.
Nest and Ecobee smart thermostat generates energy reports to track the amount of electricity you use in your home. Energy reports can show you the amount of energy you spend in your home every month. Through the app, you will have access to all your history and no longer have to wonder why your energy bills were high in a particular month. This feature allows you to improve your monthly energy usage and create better habits that lower your monthly bills.
Indoor Air Quality Control
Humidifiers and air cleaners are some of the tools you can use to improve the air quality in your home. Some of these devices can be placed separately throughout your home, but having a smart thermostat that has features that enhance your home’s air quality will help you sleep and breathe better in your home. Additionally, you can remove allergens and pollutants in your home.
Johnson Controls smart thermostat monitors and reports indoor and outdoor air quality. The Aprilaire Model WiFi Thermostat gives you control options for humidity or air freshness through Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.
Different rooms and areas in your house will need temperature adjustments during the day. Your kitchen, living room, and bedroom can benefit from the zoning system as it allows you to set up different temperatures for rooms in your home.
A zoning system can help homeowners lower heating/cooling in empty rooms for a large home. Sensor-based zoning works with a smart thermostat. This type of feature is only functional if your thermostat controls your entire home’s overall temperature.
It’s common for issues to arise with your air conditioning system. A smart thermostat can let you know when there is a problem with your thermostat and air conditioning. You’ll be able to fix any issues before severe damages occur and can see it anywhere with any device.
Some smart thermostats will even let you know when there is someone in your home through sensor capabilities.
While you are away on vacation, you can save energy with just a few clicks on your phone.
Smart thermostats have been around for 15 years. Recently, there has been a rise in the market, and more homeowners are enjoying the benefits of having a smart thermostat. Although it can be an adjustment from the manual thermostat that many homeowners still use, it has its benefits that help maintain your home temperature.
Installing a smart thermostat can help you keep your home air quality up to par for your family and set the right temperature in any room. You can save on your energy bill with energy reports and get notifications sent to address any arising problems before your AC system completely breaks down.
If you need assistance with your smart thermostat or need air conditioning repairs, give us a call at 866-983-0488.