save moneyOne way to save money on your heating and cooling bills is to invest in a programmable thermostat for your home. These controllers give you unlimited authority over your home’s temperature. With a WiFi-enabled thermostat, you can change settings from anywhere in the world. Using your smartphone you can control your home’s temperature down to the degree for ultimate comfort. If you are ready to have a Wi-Fi thermostat installed in your home, Ron’s Mechanical is ready to help.

Why You Should Hire A Professional To Install Your Programmable Thermostat

Most wi-fi thermostats document on their packaging just how easy they are to install. You can do the installation yourself, but when you employ an expert you know that the installation was done correctly and that peace of mind is a good feeling. An experienced installer has handled hundreds of thermostat installations and can quickly replace your old thermostat. A professional can likewise show you how to utilize the gadget and assist you with setting it up with the temperature settings you like.

Which Programmable Thermostat is Best

You can use a cell phone application to control your home’s heating and cooling system.  Using your Apple or Android phone you can control your home comfort system from anywhere in the world just like you were at home.  For more than a decade, Energy Star has recommended programmable thermostats to help control your home’s indoor temperature. To help save money, make sure to contact us for our recommendation.

Benefits of a Programmable Thermostat

By following the schedule, a programmable thermostat can be set for different hours of the day. It can also be set for different days of the week. This makes it easy if you have a consistent work schedule. That way the temperature in the home can be ideal for when anyone in the family arrives home. Different models can allow settings to be different. One has a week and a weekend schedule. Another model has each day needs to be set differently. While there are several to choose from, they can always be changed manually. A smart thermostat can be controlled by a smartphone or tablet as well. If the air conditioner runs when no one is in the home, then the cool air is wasted. This will add up to home energy costs in the long run as well.

Placement of the Thermostat

Be aware of where the thermostat is placed as well. If the thermostat is placed by vents or registers, it could give a false reading. This would also result in the home being cooler or warmer than you wanted it to be. Keep the thermostat away from windows and doors as well. Any breeze or draft will also cause the temperature reading to be off. If it does not have accurate temperature, then it will not be able to run efficiently. It can also cause the system to operate longer and harder. This would increase home energy bills over time as well. No matter what issues or questions you have, make sure to contact us and we can advise you. This will help to save time, money, and unexpected breakdowns in the long run.

Anytime you notice an issue with the set temperature and actual temperature, make sure to contact us. That way we can inspect the thermostat and HVAC system for you. It will help keep your home at a comfortable temperature. Any other issues you notice, make sure to contact us at the first sign. This will help prevent issues. If it is ignored, it only will get worse and more costly. No matter the issue, contact Ron’s Mechanical, right here in Shakopee, MN. Contact us now!