Take the Guesswork Out of Air Conditioner Service: Upgrade to a Smart Thermostat in Macon09/23/2015It isn’t far off to say that we’re never far from our smartphones. Whether it is email, looking for 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 you need air conditioner service though. Today, there are two types of Wi-Fi thermostats. Connected. These permit you to control the system from anywhere via Wi-Fi, so if you leave the house and didn’t remember to turn down the thermostat you can go into an app and change the temperature setting. Smart Thermostats. In addition to Wi-Fi capabilities, smart thermostats automatically change the temperature for you based on whether you’re home or away. Smart thermostats have been talked about quite a bit in the last few years, and as technology continues to improve, they will surely become even more common. And why not? They do provide a number of perks and allow you to have the most control over your home’s temperature and environment. Easy adjustments. Smart thermostats don’t just have a clever name, they recognize your habits and know when you’re at home and when you’re gone so that you can get the most savings possible. Smart thermostats ensure that your comfort is always a top priority, while also working to save you more money. Helpful reminders. Wouldn’t you love to know when it’s time to change your heating and cooling system’s filter or when it’s time to schedule air conditioner service? Smart thermostats can allow you to do so, meaning you can trust your system to inform you when there is a concern or it’s time for service. Convenient compatibility. Most smart thermostats are designed for easy integration across a number of different heating and cooling equipment manufacturers so you can choose the ideal one for your needs and budget. Smart thermostats will continue to improve like most pieces of technology, but they already offer a number of benefits that can help improve your comfort, potentially lower your energy bills, and even tell you when you need to schedule air conditioner service. Air Temperature Control in Macon has a number of thermostats to select from, so if you have any questions about which one is right for you, give us a call at 478-784-1109 or set up an appointment with us through our online scheduler.