Adding a programmable thermostat to your home can be beneficial. This allows you to set the time and schedule you want your HVAC system to operate.
The thermostat will allow you to save money in the long run. This is because the system will only operate when you want it to. If you are away from your home, it will not cool or heat it, thus allowing energy to be wasted. There are several different types of thermostats you can choose from. Some have the weekdays the same, some different. The same also applies for the weekends. If you have a pretty constant schedule, you would want the 5-2 system that allows Monday through Friday the same setting, then Saturday and Sunday another setting.
Some thermostats even allow the option that you can override them by using a smart phone or device. This is nice incase your schedule switches up, you can adjust the thermostat to allow the home to be comfortable again when you get home. Another benefit is you can adjust the temperature as you sleep. You can also set it to change when you plan on waking up in the morning. The same setting can also keep your home ideal right before you arrive home from work.
Regular maintenance is important because it will need to be inspected properly throughout the year. This helps keep it operating the best for you and your family. If you notice any malfunctions in the thermostat, make sure to contact us so we can examine it and advise you on how to resolve these issues for your home.