Increase Your Comfort with a Smart Thermostat

Published on: November 17, 2016
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The fall ushers in a collective sigh of relief from the people of Columbus, Georgia. The humid heat is on its way out, and the dry cool air is on its way in. While we may experience a few days of perfect temperature, a discomfort different than that of the summer will soon come to all of our homes. Many methods can maintain comfort during the fall and winter, but few can do it as effectively as a smart thermostat. Thanks to the advanced technology and resulting increase in efficiency, a smart thermostat will bring your home to the highest level of comfort.

What is a Smart Thermostat?

What makes a smart thermostat different from the thermostat that already sits in your wall? First and foremost, these thermostats are upgraded programmable thermostats, which allow you to personalize your temperature control for maximum efficiency and comfort.

A smart thermostat also integrates smart technology that connects your thermostat to your smart device. With this technology, you can keep an eye on your home from the convenience of your smart device, and even adjust the temperature from miles away or the corner of your living room. The smart technology also allows your thermostat to learn your habits and lifestyle, and adjust temperature and programming accordingly.

Smart Thermostats and Comfort

Primarily, a smart thermostat increases the efficiency of an HVAC system. Because of the tight temperature control, the smart thermostat ensures that the HVAC system maximizes energy usage. As a result, the HVAC system effectively maintains comfort in the home. A furnace or heat pump that runs with efficiency will effectively heat your home, especially in the moments when you need it most. Efficiency also conserves the lifespan of the system, and protects you from the discomfort that results from a faulty system.

The smart thermostat is a welcome addition to a host of HVAC upgrades that bring greater comfort to the home. To increase your HVAC efficiency and home comfort with a smart thermostat, contact a Mingledorff’s contractor near you.