Take the Guesswork Out of Air Conditioner Service: Upgrade to a Smart Thermostat in Locust09/23/2015It isn’t far off to say that we’re never far from our smartphones. Whether it is email, checking the latest sports scores or perusing Twitter, we seem to be as busy as ever. That doesn’t mean that your smartphone can’t be used for simple conveniences like being informed when it’s time for air conditioner service though. Today, there are two types of Wi-Fi thermostats. Connected. These mean you can control the system from anywhere via Wi-Fi, so if you leave the house and don’t turn down the thermostat you can go into an app and update the temperature setting. Smart Thermostats. In addition to Wi-Fi capabilities, smart thermostats automatically switch the temperature for you based on whether you’re home or not. Smart thermostats have been discussed quite a bit in the last few years, and as technology continues to change, they will surely become even more common. And why not? They do provide a variety of perks and allow you to have the best control over your home’s temperature and environment. Easy adjustments. Smart thermostats don’t just have a clever name, they know your habits and know when you’re at home and when you’re gone so that you can get the best savings possible. Smart thermostats make sure that your comfort is always a high priority, while also working to save you more money. Helpful reminders. Wouldn’t you like to know when it’s time to replace your heating and cooling system’s filter or when it’s time to set up air conditioner service? Smart thermostats can allow you to do so, meaning you can count on your system to notify you when there is a problem or it’s time for service. Convenient compatibility. Most smart thermostats are created for easy integration across a number of different heating and cooling equipment manufacturers so you can choose the best one for your needs and budget. Smart thermostats will continue to develop like most pieces of technology, but they already offer a number of bonuses that can help better your comfort, potentially lower your energy bills, and even tell you when you need to schedule air conditioner service. Dynamic Comfort Solutions in Locust has a number of thermostats to choose from, so if you have any questions about which one is right for you, give us a call at 704-485-5506 or set up an appointment with us through our online scheduler.