Are you looking for ways to lower your electric bill this winter? Save money and improve the performance of your heating and air conditioning system with a new home thermostat. Upgrading the thermostat on your home heating unit to a new programmable smart thermostat model is an easy and inexpensive way to improve your system’s efficiency and save on your monthly heating costs.
Smart thermostat technology offers savings of 10-15 % on average. That’s no small amount since heating and air conditioning accounts for around 50% of the average homeowner’s utility bill. Smart thermostats offer these savings by:
With the help of your local utility company, you could upgrade to a smart thermostat at little or no cost to you. Most utility companies across the US offer incentives of $50-100 for a new Energy Star smart thermostat. The small amount you’ll pay out of pocket for purchase and installation could be quickly recouped in as little as a couple of months.
Today’s smart thermostats are nothing like their predecessors. They are easy to set up and use – even for those upgrading from dial-up models. Talk to your local HVAC service pro for assistance finding the right smart thermostat model for your system and family’s needs, such as:
Smart thermostats are operable from your mobile device from anywhere using a simple Wi-Fi connection. Adjust settings, check performance, inquire about upcoming maintenance, and more with the quick touch of a button. Most models integrate with other home automation products as well, including Google Home, Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, and more.