Take the Guesswork Out of Air Conditioner Service: Upgrade to a Smart Thermostat in San Angelo09/23/2015It isn’t far off to say that we’re never far from our smartphones. Whether it is email, searching 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 taken advantage of for simple conveniences like knowing when it’s time for air conditioner service though. Today, there are two types of Wi-Fi thermostats. Connected. These mean you can control the system from anywhere via Wi-Fi, so if you leave the house and forget to turn down the thermostat you can go into an app and update the temperature setting. Smart Thermostats. In addition to Wi-Fi capabilities, smart thermostats automatically alter the temperature for you based on whether you’re home or not. Smart thermostats have been talked about quite a bit in the last few years, and as technology continues to improve, they will likely become even more common. And why not? They do provide a host 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 away so that you can get the greatest savings you can. Smart thermostats make certain that your comfort is always a high priority, while also working to save you more money. Helpful reminders. Wouldn’t you like 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 count on your system to tell you when there is a problem or it’s time for service. Convenient compatibility. Most smart thermostats are designed for easy integration across a variety of different heating and cooling equipment manufacturers so you can go with the best one for your needs and budget. Smart thermostats will continue to evolve like most pieces of technology, but they already offer a variety of perks that can help increase your comfort, potentially lower your energy bills, and even tell you when you need to set up air conditioner service. Air-Dynamics Inc in San Angelo has a number of thermostats to choose from, so if you have any questions about which one is right for you, give us a call at 325-655-2515 or set up an appointment with us through our online scheduler.