Take the Guesswork Out of Air Conditioner Service: Upgrade to a Smart Thermostat in Napoleon and Northwest Ohio09/23/2015It feels like we’re always connected to our smartphones. Whether it is email, looking for the latest sports scores or thumbing through 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 being informed 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 change the temperature setting. Smart Thermostats. In addition to Wi-Fi capabilities, smart thermostats automatically change the temperature for you based on whether you’re home or not. Smart thermostats have been mentioned quite a bit in the last few years, and as technology continues to evolve, they will likely become even more common. And why not? They do give you a variety of perks and allow you to have the best control over your home’s temperature and environment. Easy adjustments. Smart thermostats don’t just have a clever name, they know your habits and know when you’re at home and when you’re gone so that you can get the best savings you can. Smart thermostats make certain that your comfort is always a top priority, while also working to save you more money. Helpful reminders. Wouldn’t you enjoy knowing when it’s time to change your heating and cooling system’s filter or when it’s time to set up air conditioner service? Smart thermostats can allow you to do so, meaning you can rely on your system to inform you when there is an issue or it’s time for service. Convenient compatibility. Most smart thermostats are designed for easy integration across many different heating and cooling equipment manufacturers so you can go with the ideal one for your needs and budget. Smart thermostats will continue to evolve like most pieces of technology, but they already give you a variety of benefits that can help improve your comfort, potentially lower your energy bills, and even tell you when you need to schedule air conditioner service. Von Deylen Plumbing & Heating Inc. in Napoleon and Northwest Ohio 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 419-592-4756 or set up an appointment with us through our online scheduler.