Take the Guesswork Out of Air Conditioner Service: Upgrade to a Smart Thermostat in Metro Atlanta09/23/2015It seems as though we are ever-connected to our smartphones. Whether it is email, searching the latest sports scores or scrolling Twitter, we seem to be as busy as ever. That doesn’t mean that your smartphone can’t be used for simple conveniences like knowing when you require 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 didn’t remember to turn down the thermostat you can go into an app and alter 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 discussed quite a bit in the last few years, and as technology continues to improve, they will more than likely become even more common. And why not? They do give you a number of perks and allow you to have the greatest control over your home’s temperature and environment. Easy adjustments. Smart thermostats don’t just have a clever name, they understand your habits and know when you’re at home and when you’re not so that you can get the best savings possible. Smart thermostats make sure that your comfort is always a high priority, while also working to save you more money. Helpful reminders. Wouldn’t you like to know when it’s time to change your heating and cooling system’s filter or when it’s time to arrange air conditioner service? Smart thermostats can allow you to do so, meaning you can rely on your system to notify you when there is an issue or it’s time for service. Convenient compatibility. Most smart thermostats are created for easy integration across many different heating and cooling equipment manufacturers so you can pick the perfect one for your needs and budget. Smart thermostats will continue to develop like most pieces of technology, but they already give you a number of perks that can help better your comfort, potentially lower your energy bills, and even tell you when you need to schedule air conditioner service. ACS Inc in Metro Atlanta 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 770-939-7500 or set up an appointment with us through our online scheduler.