thermostat

January 21, 2021

Navigate the Battles Over Your Office’s Thermostat

Agreeing on an office thermostat setting is often an exercise in the art of compromise. In a typical business setting, there are persons with long-standing temperature preferences and others with physical issues that require a very specific temperature range. Someone’s usually too warm, and somebody else is always too chilly. Here’s some advice for maintaining an office thermostat setting that keeps the workplace productive while also preserving a positive environment: There’s no perfect temperature. Attempting to establish an office thermostat setting […]
September 20, 2018

Thermostat Health: When to Change the Batteries

It’s a hot day in Peachtree City, and you’re dying to crank up the A/C. But something’s wrong. The thermostat’s not working. There’s no display, and it won’t respond to any of your commands! Is it broken? Do you need to have it replaced? No. You just forgot to change the battery. Here are some thermostat maintenance tips to keep it from happening again. When to Replace Your Thermostat Battery As a general rule of thumb, you should change the […]
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 […]
July 3, 2018

School’s Out: How Should You Adjust Your Thermostat?

When your children are in school and everyone is at work on weekdays, it’s easy to program your thermostat for extended setback periods to save energy. However, once the school year ends and the children are home more during the day, you’ll need to make smart changes to your HVAC schedule to maximize your potential energy savings.   Here are some helpful tips on how to program your thermostat to reap the greatest savings during the summer school break. Make […]