Over the last few decades, the internet has changed how people connect with one another, watch television and movies, and even how they cool and heat their homes. Wi-Fi thermostats give homeowners more control over their residential AC and heating systems while providing a number of benefits. Here are a few.
Lower Energy Costs
Perhaps the biggest benefit of Wi-Fi thermostats is that they can dramatically lower the energy expenses of a house. They do so by automatically adjusting the temperature based on who’s at home, the time of day, and whether activity levels are high or low. They can also analyze a residential air conditioning and heating system’s patterns and automatically take advantage of energy-saving opportunities.
In addition to saving energy, Wi-Fi thermostats are endlessly customizable and adaptable to a family’s preferences. Controlling the temperature remotely from a smart device means that adjusting the thermostat at a moment’s notice is simple and convenient. Wi-Fi thermostats keep the home as cool or as warm as everyone wants whenever they want, even during the fierce winters of Holland, Michigan.
Maintenance and Service Reminders
An improperly maintained residential AC system or heating system can lead to high energy bills and poor system performance. Wi-Fi thermostats eliminate this problem by reminding homeowners when it’s time to change air filters, schedule maintenance, and even when the system needs more serious HVAC services. With a Wi-Fi thermostat, families never need to worry that their cooling and heating system is underperforming or in need of attention.
Compatibility With Other Smart Devices?
For even more functionality, Wi-Fi thermostats can be linked to other smart devices in the home. Connect one to a smart speaker, for example, and the temperature can be controlled using voice commands. Smart air purifiers and humidifiers can also link up with Wi-Fi thermostats to be better used based on the home’s temperature and air quality.
A Wi-Fi thermostat is a great way to control an AC or heating system installed and maintained by Bremer & Bouman Heating and Cooling, Inc. For over 60 years, we have provided the products, services, and professional knowledge that homeowners need for efficient home heating and cooling. Learn more by contacting us online or calling 616-396-7716 today.