Smart Thermostats03/28/2017When it comes to keeping your home warm and saving yourself some cash, a smart thermostat is your best friend. Today’s smart thermostats take things one or two steps farther. They can learn your habits and your schedule to heat and cool your house when you require it, and reduce energy when you’re not home. They’re customizable and flexible and you can collaborate with them using your smartphone, tablet or computer. The Lennox iComfort® thermostats provide many beneficial characteristics that go further than the capabilities of the traditional thermostat, or even a more contemporary programmable thermostat. They’re intended to increase energy efficiency and offer homeowners with pointers on energy usage and signals when the HVAC system needs maintenance. Users can remotely program these thermostats and some types can even pick up on your family’s habits and customize heating and cooling to keep things comfy. Your HVAC system is usually the greatest energy consumer in your home. With a programmable or smart thermostat, you’ll get superior control of your HVAC system and efficiently oversee your home's energy usage. Here are some things to search for: It should be able to set your home’s temperature very near to its setting—the iComfort series thermostats will keep the temperature within 0.5 degree of its setting. The programmable thermostat should be ready to manage your heating and cooling based on whether you’re at home or away. Your thermostat should be well-suited with your HVAC system. You need to consider its model and unique things like how many zones you need to control. It should look nice—not like a monstrosity in the middle of that gallery wall. iComfort gives you the option of adding a personal photo, like a family portrait or something that complements your décor, to use as a screensaver. Are you ready to learn even more? Call the experts at Air-Dynamics Inc at 325-655-2515 and we’ll answer your questions and educate you on the possibilities we can set up for you. You can even arrange an appointment with us online.