Knowing Your Thermostat Options

To get the perfect home temperature, there is one device that we heavily rely on to do the job, and that’s the thermostat. With the right and modern thermostat, you can find the perfect home temperature while saving money on your electrical bill. 

So if you are looking to upgrade your thermostat to better suit your home, here are the options you’ll want to consider:

Programmable Thermostats

A cost-effective alternative, a programmable thermostat lets you adjust and set temperature settings based on time of day. With the option to select the cooling or heating cycle, you can setup select temperatures, so you never have to worry about adjusting the temp, saving you money on your energy bill. 

The one downside to these cost-effective models is that they require you to set the temperature from the device itself.

Smart Thermostats

The new high tech thermostat option – intelligent thermostats allow you to control your temperature from a smartphone or computer.  They are not only convenient, but they are also the most convenient way to lower your home’s energy usage. 

Multiple sensor options allow the thermostat to monitor temperatures throughout the home so you can get the best most efficient heating possible. The downside is these are on the more expensive side.

Consider Your System Before You Buy

With a variety of models and makes out there, you want to be completely sure the model you are looking at is compatible with your HVAC system. Consider budget, your home needs, and your wiring before making the big plunge.  

Looking to keep your Salt Lake City home’s heating and air systems operating at its best? Schedule your tune-up with the experts Scott Hale Plumbing, Heating & Air today