Home automation idea: Save money on your utility bill with a Smart Thermostat
Save Money on Your Utility Bill with a Smart Thermostat
Smart thermostats are an energy-efficient way to help you save money on your utility bills. By installing a smart thermostat, you can adjust the temperature in your home according to when you’re there and when you’re away. This means that you won't be wasting money on heating or cooling for times when no one is around to enjoy it.
What Does a Smart Thermostat Do?
A smart thermostat is able to sense when you enter and leave the house so it knows when to turn on or off the heating or cooling in order to save energy and money. It can also be programmed with a variety of settings such as “away”, “home”, and “sleep” so that it knows exactly how warm or cool the house should be at different times of day. Plus, many smart thermostats come with remote access capabilities, allowing you to control your home's temperature from anywhere!
How Much Can I Save?
Using a smart thermostat can save you hundreds of dollars each year in energy costs. Depending on how much time you spend away from home and how often you use your heating or cooling system, this figure could be even higher! Additionally, by having better control over your home's temperature, your HVAC system will be running more efficiently - saving even more money!