programmable thermostat

January 7, 2020

How Can You Bring Your HVAC System Up to Date?

Your HVAC system is one of the most energy-hungry appliances in your home. If energy efficiency is your priority, you’ll want to do whatever’s necessary to keep the system’s energy consumption in check. Let’s explore some of the HVAC add-ons that help make your Peachtree City home more energy-efficient. Dehumidifier In humid climates like ours, it’s easy for indoor air to feel stuffy in the summer. A dehumidifier reduces your home’s humidity levels, improving your comfort. But did you know […]
August 7, 2018

Thermostat Types for Your Home

From low tech to high tech, there’s an HVAC thermostat for every homeowner’s need and lifestyle. Maybe you’ve been thinking it might be time for a change. If so, here are some thermostat options that might appeal to you.   Analog   Analog thermostats are still available, minus the mercury that once was standard in the old-school models. They’re still inexpensive, but can end up costing you more on your utility bill, as they are not terribly accurate but provide […]
October 19, 2017

What Thermostat Settings to Maintain When You Leave for a Fall Vacation

Whenever you leave for fall vacation, you’ll have a number of things to take care of, from cleaning out the refrigerator, to setting the dimmer switches for the lights to come on at night, to making arrangements for the pets. But one thing you should not forget has to do with the thermostat settings for the HVAC. Hot or Cold? It can be a toss-up this time of year as to whether to turn on the heat or the air […]
August 17, 2017

Resetting Your Thermostat to Run on Schedule

When a programmable thermostat starts to malfunction, it can result in wasted energy, increased heating and cooling costs, and loss of HVAC system efficiency. Here are some of the reasons why your programmable thermostat might lose its scheduling function and what you can do to fix it: Programmable Thermostat Scheduling Programmable thermostats’ ability to precisely schedule the operation of your air conditioner, heat pump, or furnace is the main reason they are popular with residential and commercial customers. By using […]