Comfy Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Thermostats’ Category

Why You May Consider a Thermostat Upgrade Soon

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

If you saw someone wandering around today with a flip phone, you’d think they must have traveled forward in time from 1999 right? Everyone has a smartphone today, and it’s undeniable that we’re happier because of this. We can look at our bank statements, send emails, and call our friends from the same device at the same time. However, what if we told you that you’d be stuck in the past just like that poor soul with the flip phone, if you don’t have a thermostat that works with a phone app?

You might be thinking to yourself, “What? There are apps that work with my thermostat now?”

Absolutely! Upgrading your thermostat can give it a Wi-Fi connection and give you access to your air conditioner, no matter where you are. Every day when you’re on your way home from work, you can signal to your AC system to turn on and have your home nice and cool by the time you get there. Gone are the days where you have to get up and head to the part of your house where the thermostat is. Everything can be done from the touchpad of your phone.

Still unconvinced? We haven’t even gotten to the money-saving part yet!

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Could You Use a Thermostat Upgrade?

Monday, January 21st, 2019

Stock image of hand adjusting thermostatIf you are still using an old manual thermostat—you know, the one with a little slider that’s hard (actually, next to impossible) to get on the exact right temperature you need it to be—then the answer to this is a resounding yes.

But even if you have a basic digital thermostat, there are a number of advancements that have been made and you may benefit from an upgraded device. The good news is, when you do need professional San Ramon, CA thermostat installation, you needn’t look any further than our team. Keep reading to learn more about how and why you may benefit from a thermostat upgrade.

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Is Your Thermostat the Cause of Your Cooling System Problem?

Monday, September 12th, 2016

If your air conditioner fails to cool your home as effectively as it used to, or if it’s costing more to run, your immediate thought is likely going to be that something has gone wrong with the system itself. You may be concerned about the cost of repairs—or worse, replacement. Before your mind shifts to panic mode, however, keep in mind that your thermostat might actually be the component causing the problem.

Your thermostat serves as the brain for your HVAC system, meaning that it’s a very important component. Dealing with a malfunctioning, outdated, or failed thermostat is a lot easier to deal with than a failed condenser unit or compressor! Keep reading to learn how your thermostat may be the issue.

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