What Can a Smart Thermostat do for You?

Hello, and welcome back to our blog! Here at Leon Tech Solutions, we are dedicated to providing Long Island’s residents with the most advanced home automation solutions available. We feel that home automation is the future of home ownership, allowing people to monitor their homes while simultaneously not having to worry about the day to day functions that their home needs to provide. Smart locks, irrigation systems, security systems, and entertainment systems are poised to make homes an even better place for people to spend time and, in our opinion, everyone could benefit from a little home automation. For many of our customers, the first step they want to take in their home automation is climate control. Controlling the environment of a home is one of the most expensive aspects of home ownership. In our next two posts, we are going to go over some of the benefits of smart thermostats and how they can work to save you money. Continue reading below.

The Internet of Things at Work

If you have been keeping up with technology the last few years, you have probably come across the term “internet of things.” Basically, this term refers to all of the devices being developed that have internet connectivity baked in. With more and more devices capable of connecting to the internet, the amount of information that is becoming available is staggering. Smart thermostats have become one of the most widely adopted home appliances in the last few years and below we have listed some of the benefits that people can expect when they choose this type of thermostat.

  • Reduce Human Error: anyone who has had to program a thermostat can probably attest to the fact that it is not always the most straightforward process. While you might feel as though you know the exact times of day when your home need to be heated or cooled, a plethora of factors can influence this schedule. With a smart thermostat, human intervention is taken out of the equation. These thermostats learn when you are home and when you are not and factor in outside temperatures to optimize your home’s climate for every part of the day.
  • Adjust Temperature From Anywhere: Another great benefit to having a smart thermostat is the fact that you can adjust the temperature of your home from anywhere you want. Coming home earlier than usual and want to make sure that the temperature in your home is ideal? Simply flick open the companion app to your smart thermostat and adjust the temperature yourself. On vacation and decide to stay a few extra days? Adjust your home’s temperature to make sure that it isn’t cooling or heating an empty home. While it might not seem like having the ability to control your home’s temperature remotely is that beneficial, trust us, once you have the ability you will never want to go back to a normal thermostat.

Join us again next time as we continue to go over some of the benefits that smart thermostats offer. Additionally, if you are considering a smart thermostat installation, contact us today at Leon Tech Solutions. We have the knowledge, tools, and experience necessary to make sure that your smart thermostat is functioning as optimally as possible.