Smart Thermostats: Perfect for Your On-the-Go Lifestyle
Gone are the days where thermostats used to be those boring old contraptions stuck on the side of your wall. With the introduction of smart thermostats, controlling the heat in your house has never been more exciting and convenient. Smart thermostats are equipped with WiFi capabilities. With this innovative integration, WiFi thermostats offer many valuable benefits to accommodate your busy and on-the-go lifestyle.
Convenience at Your Fingertips
Walk into a refreshingly cool home on a hot summer day, or step into a toasty warm office after driving through a frigid snowstorm. Smart thermostats are compatible with a variety of mobile apps so you can remotely access your temperature settings and change them via laptop, tablet, or smartphone before you arrive at your destination.
Ultimate Control Anywhere in the World
Smart thermostats offer intuitive and easy-to-use interfaces, allowing you to set customized settings in the comfort of your own home. If you're on vacation, your smartphone or tablet can access your WiFi thermostat from anywhere in the world to set schedules and create custom away settings to make sure you aren't wasting unnecessary power.
Save Money by Keeping Heating Bills Down
How many times have you left the house only to realize that you forgot to turn the heat down? It happens to all of us. It's also a lot of energy and money down the drain. With a smart thermostat, energy efficiency and saving money go hand in hand. Access your temperature settings remotely through your mobile device and lower your heat no matter where you are.
Popular Thermostat Brands
The Nest thermostat learns your unique schedule and then programs itself to accommodate your lifestyle. It does this by using sensors to determine your patterns. Once your routine is established, Nest automatically lowers the heat when you aren't home to help save energy. It's easy to install and may lower your heating and cooling bills by up to 20%. The Nest thermostat can also be controlled remotely using your smartphone.
Honeywell thermostats know where you are at all times by using geofencing technology. Once you leave the predetermined perimeter, the system automatically lowers the heat to improve energy efficiency. The Lyric Honeywell thermostat also includes a humidity sensor that prompts your ventilation system to move air when humidity levels get too high. All Honeywell thermostat models are quick to set up, and can be controlled from anywhere on the globe using your mobile devices.
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