Thanks to advancements in technology, there have been changes made to various appliances for your home that make them more efficient and save energy. Anyone would be happy to see their heating and cooling bills lowered each month, and there are a few changes homeowners can make to save money. Action Cooling and Heating in Fort Meyers, Florida shares various steps individuals can take to cut back on energy usage.
The technology world has spread into home heating and cooling with the production of smart thermostats. Smart thermostats, such as the Google Nest and Honeywell Home, learn patterns of heating and cooling in the home and can adjust temperatures accordingly, saving money and energy usage. Not only are they more convenient, with many offering Bluetooth access from a smartphone or other devices, but they are able to be programmed to raise and lower temperatures at certain times throughout the day, which means when you are away you can lower heating and cooling in order to save energy.
High Efficiency Replacements
With a societal focus on saving energy has come the manufacturing of numerous appliances that promote lowered energy consumption. The U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency established Energy Star in order to make appliance purchasers more aware of potential energy savings and costs. By switching out your current appliances with those that are Energy Star certified, you will be cutting back on the costs of your bills. The Energy Star rating varies between appliances, so make sure to compare a few and choose the one that works best for your needs. Action Cooling and Heating in Fort Meyers, Florida helps make these changes for customers and can provide advice on different appliances.
HVAC not running like it used to? Energy Star also rates HVAC systems, and it may help you to save energy by replacing your current HVAC with a new and more efficient system. Action Cooling and Heating in Fort Meyers, Florida knows the ins and outs of HVAC, and can assist with not only selecting a new HVAC but keeping it maintained and saving you money.
There are many ways in which to cut back on energy usage at home, and upgrading appliances can certainly help with the process.