WiFi Thermostats & Home Automation
Upgrading to a WiFi thermostat can completely transform that way you control your home. WiFi thermostats give you remote access to program your home which can save you time and money while providing excellent comfort. Ecobee smart thermostats are programmable, so you can have the temperature of your home fluctuate based on your schedule. You can program your thermostat to cool/warm your home just before you get home from work so you aren’t wasting energy all day while you’re away.
With the new ecobee4, you can access your smart thermostat from your phone, or by voice commands. The ecobee4 wifi thermostat has Amazon’s Alexa built in, so you can tell your thermostat to set a timer, adjust the temperature, or even read back a list for you. The ecobee4 also has “smart recovery”, this allows your thermostat to learn temperature patterns throughout the day, allowing your HVAC system to adequately heat or cool your home using the least energy as possible.
Another fantastic feature built into the Ecobee4 is Home IQ. Home IQ lets you know how much energy you save each month just like a home energy audit, but it’s free! With Ecobee watching you back, you certain to save money each month on your energy bill, and reduce the wear and tear on your heating and cooling systems by having them run less throughout the day.