If you are searching for ways to stay comfortable in your Jacksonville home while saving money, you might want to ponder upgrading your thermostat. Thermostats have been upgraded quite a bit from setting the temperature and walking away and Air Engineers has a number of thermostats to meet your specific needs.
The most popular kinds of thermostats are programmable and smart thermostats, and there are a number of options and features from Air Engineers . What is the difference between programmable and smart thermostats?
- Programmable thermostats permit you to pre-set temperatures for a variety of times of the day and week. You can set the thermostat so that it has different temperatures during the day when no one is around, or at night when everyone is snoozing. There’s no need to expend energy and money to keep the house cool or warm when it’s empty, so a programmable thermostat helps you save money by setting the temperature automatically. You can head out with one less thing to think about.
- Smart thermostats take it a step further and are more intuitive. They follow the temperature alterations that you make and learn from your behavior which allows it to begin making adjustments on its own. Quite a few of the newer and more advanced thermostats use your home’s Wi-Fi network, allowing you to control your home’s temperature throughout your home using an app through your phone or computer. These thermostats can often be set up to compile your energy usage statistics on a website.
Whether you go with a programmable thermostat or smart thermostat will be contingent on your own needs, budget and familiarity with technology. While smart thermostats cost a tad more because of the added features, both programmable and smart thermostats are good ways to save on your energy bills while ensuring you are comfortable in your Jacksonville home.
If you have any questions about upgrading your thermostat or other ways to gain efficiencies in your home, give Air Engineers a call at 904-450-5672 or request an appointment online and our experts will be happy to help you.