Smart Thermostats03/28/2017When it comes to keeping your home warm and saving yourself some cash, a smart thermostat is your best friend. Today’s smart thermostats take things a few farther. They can study your habits and your schedule to heat and cool your house when you require it, and reduce energy when you’re not home. They’re specially made and compliant and you can work with them using your smartphone, tablet or computer. The Lennox iComfort® thermostats include many beneficial features that go well beyond the abilities of the traditional thermostat, or even a more modern programmable thermostat. They’re built to enhance energy efficiency and offer homeowners with pointers on energy usage and warnings when the HVAC system needs maintenance. Users can remotely program these thermostats and some models can even learn your family’s habits and tailor heating and cooling to keep things comfy. Your HVAC system is most likely the greatest energy consumer in your home. With a programmable or smart thermostat, you’ll get top control of your HVAC system and effectively oversee your home's energy usage. Here are some things to search for: It should be able to keep your home’s temperature very near to its setting—the iComfort series thermostats will keep the temperature within 0.5 degree of its setting. The programmable thermostat should be able to manage your heating and cooling dependent on whether you’re at home or away. Your thermostat should be compatible with your HVAC system. You need to think about its model and specific things like how many zones you need to work with. It should look good—not like an eyesore in the middle of that kitchen wall. iComfort gives you the option of using a personal photo, like a family portrait or something that complements your décor, to use as a screensaver. Are you ready to learn even more? Call the professionals at Cooler Tymes LLC at 623-206-6770 and we’ll answer your questions and show you the choices we can install for you. You can even set up an appointment with us online.