Smart Thermostats03/28/2017When it comes to keeping your home warm and saving yourself some expenses, a smart thermostat is the one for you. Today’s smart thermostats take things a couple beyond. They can pick up on your routine and your agenda to heat and cool your house when you need it, and save on energy when you’re not home. They’re specially made and flexible and you can work with them using your smartphone, tablet or computer. The Lennox iComfort® thermostats contain many beneficial features that go further than the capabilities of the traditional thermostat, or even a more contemporary programmable thermostat. They’re designed to improve energy efficiency and set up homeowners with pointers on energy usage and signals when the HVAC system needs care. Users can remotely program these thermostats and some models can even study your family’s behaviors and tailor heating and cooling to keep things cozy. Your HVAC system is most likely the largest energy consumer in your home. With a programmable or smart thermostat, you’ll gain superior control of your HVAC system and effectively manage your home's energy usage. Here are some things to search for: It should be able to set your home’s temperature very similar to its setting—the iComfort series thermostats will keep the temperature within 0.5 degree of its setting. The programmable thermostat should be able to operate your heating and cooling centered on whether you’re at home or away. Your thermostat should be compatible with your HVAC system. You need to take into account its model and unique things like how many zones you need to manage. It should look good—not like a monstrosity in the middle of that gallery wall. iComfort gives you the selection of uploading a personal photo, like a family portrait or something that complements your ambiance, to use as a screensaver. Are you ready to learn even more? Call the experts at Premier HVAC Services LLC at 717-597-9900 and we’ll answer your questions and educate you on the possibilities we can set up for you. You can even arrange an appointment with us online.