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are a few ways to save
money and improve your home air conditioning system
– upgrading your HVAC system is one of them. Choosing the right thermostat can
be an important decision for you and your family, especially in the hot Florida
different types of modern thermostats you can choose from – non-programmable,
programmable, Wi-Fi, and smart. All of
them will have a different impact on your HVAC energy efficiency, your indoor
air comfort, and your wallet. Let’s discuss the benefits of each type to help
you decide which is the
right thermostat for your Florida home.
type of thermostat is very basic, and as the name says, it can’t be pre-programmed to adjust the temperature while
you’re not at home.
thermostats are usually very affordable.
to use and you can manually adjust the temperature to suit your
cannot pre-program the thermostat to adjust to the temperature you want
when you’re away from home.
energy-efficient compared to the other types of thermostats as it cannot
adjust to the outside air temperatures while you’re away from home.
programmable thermostat can be pre-programmed
to adjust to different temperatures to suit your air comfort needs while saving
can pre-program this type of thermostat to adjust the temperature to suit
your weekly schedule. If no one is at home on certain days of the week
then you can set the temperature accordingly so that your HVAC system
doesn’t have to work so hard to keep the home cool.
making sure your HVAC system doesn’t need to work so hard on days that it
shouldn’t, you are decreasing the wear-and-tear on the unit, which can
significantly reduce your overall energy bill, repairs, and maintenance
to use as it means you don’t have to manually adjust the temperature
throughout the day and night.
are usually more expensive than non-programmable thermostats.
can be costly to replace or fix a pre-programmable thermostat.
thermostats are programmable thermostats that can connect to a wireless
network. You can then access the network through an app on your smartphone,
tablet, or laptop.
thermostats provide the ultimate convenience as you can pre-program them
to adjust to certain temperatures throughout the day and night, but it
also allows you to access it remotely to adjust the temperature when you
can override a pre-programmed temperature to match your changing schedule
and maximize your indoor air comfort levels.
energy-efficient even when you’re away from home.
- It requires
a wireless connection and a smartphone, tablet, or computer to operate
can be difficult and expensive to install.
expensive than programmable and non-programmable thermostats.
to replace or fix if damaged.
A smart thermostat is a programmable, Wi-Fi-enabled thermostat that integrates seamlessly with various home automation tools to provide optimum air comfort levels and maximize energy efficiency. If cost is not an obstacle then you should look no further than upgrading to a smart thermostat for your home to give you complete control.
smart thermostats integrate with your home, over time it will learn your
comings and goings and be able to adjust to your changing schedule. As it
learns your patterns, it will store this information and automatically
adjust temperatures to maximize heating and cooling efficiency in your
the Wi-Fi enabled thermostats, you
can remotely adjust the temperature directly from your mobile device.
smart thermostats can also be voice-controlled and are compatible with
Alexa or Siri.
thermostats are ideal for tech-savvy homes that have existing home
automation tools and equipment.
there are higher upfront costs, you can save more money in the long term
on heating and cooling expenses.
smart thermostat can alert you when it’s time to schedule HVAC
maintenance, which can end up saving you on repair costs.
thermostats usually come at a much higher price tag than any other
thermostat on the market today.
setup and installation costs.
connection to a wireless network and a smartphone or tablet to operate it
to fix or replace.
Can I Call To Discuss My HVAC System Upgrade Needs?
Art Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electric has a dedicated and trustworthy team that specializes in HVAC system installation, repair, and maintenance. Contact us today at 1-800-475-1504 to learn more about the different types of thermostats that are right for your home when choosing to upgrade your HVAC system.