Benefits of Having a Programmable Thermostat


Programmable ThermostatOne of the easiest ways to lower your utility bills is to install a new programmable thermostat. The are very inexpensive to purchase at your local home center, and can save you hundreds of dollars each year in lower utility bills. They will help lower your bills in both summer and winter, and are simple to operate once installed. here are just a few of the benefits of having a programmable thermostat installed.

The most obvious benefit is that you will enjoy lower utility bills. By programming the thermostat to turn on when family members are home, and turn off when the house is empty, you are no longer heating or cooling an empty home. The programmable thermostat allows you to simply set it so it begins to work a hour before the family arrives, ensures the house is at room temperature and not burning all your money is utility bills all day long. 

The programmable thermostat can also be set so that while the family is asleep each night, the system is not running throughout the night. The system will turn off after everyone is asleep, and turn back on right before they awake each morning. Even a few hours of savings each night can add up during a year.

The other benefit to the programmable thermostat is because the system is running less, the parts are less lightly to break down so often. You can extend the life of the system when you are not operating it full time day and night. Even conserving the use three or four hours a day adds up quickly in a year. All that down time will help to preserve the parts and require less calls to a repairmen to do maintenance. 

The programmable thermostat takes all the guess work out of manually changing the temperature in your house. It will turn on and off on command, and will make certain that the temperature is exactly as programmed. You will never have to worry about turning the system up or down each day. It will keep your house comfortable and allow you to run the system hands free.

Considering installing a programmable thermostat in your Overland home? Call Priced Right Heating and Cooling today at (913) 713-5911 for the best services around!