Understanding Thermostats and How They Work

The thermostat is the control center of your HVAC system, so it affects how your heating and cooling components perform, their energy efficiency, and the comfort level they provide. Given the importance of the thermostat, it's beneficial to have a general understanding of the type you own, how it … [Read more...]

How to Prepare Your Thermostat for Daylight Savings Time

When you set your clocks for the end of daylight savings time, there's another device you won't want to forget: your programmable thermostat. Adjusting your thermostat for the season ensures you'll stay comfortable as the cool weather moves into the Indianapolis area. New Season, New … [Read more...]

Wi-Fi Thermostats Benefit Your Home in These Way

How can Wi-Fi thermostats benefit homeowners? Let us count the ways. As smart technology continues to enhance how we live and work, it just makes sense that we'd be using it extensively for controlling home comfort. Now that summer vacation time is arriving, it's no surprise that homeowners not only … [Read more...]

Wi-Fi Thermostats: Upgrade Your Comfort

As you plan upgrades to your HVAC system, you may want to think about a Wi-fi thermostat. It may sound complicated, but if you can operate a smart phone, you can operate a Wi-fi thermostat, which could give you access to more savings on your utility bills. But that's not the only reason to get a … [Read more...]

Reprogram Your Thermostat for Cold Weather

Winter is coming, and with it increased heating costs as you switch from cooling your Indianapolis home to heating it. One way to help save on your energy bills is by resetting the programmable thermostat. With a few changes to your home's thermostat settings, you can save significantly on your … [Read more...]

Is Your Thermostat Needing to Be Replaced?

There are plenty of reasons why your heating or cooling system might not work properly. However, a surprisingly common — and commonly overlooked — culprit could be your thermostat. It's not unusual for the thermostat to be at the root of your HVAC system problems and these problems can often be … [Read more...]

On or Auto: Which is the Better Thermostat Setting for Your Brownsburg Home?

When you're setting your thermostat for the warmer months, there's a specific thermostat setting you should pay attention to. The "on" or "auto" fan setting is one that confuses many people, but choosing the right setting can make a real difference. Curious about what that thermostat setting … [Read more...]

Help Lower Your Energy Bills by Resetting Your Programmable Thermostat

Now that the cold weather is replacing warmth in Indiana and the rest of the Midwest, it's time to reset your home's programmable thermostat. You've probably had it set for the cooling season, with higher temperature settings during the day when nobody's home. Now it's time to program new settings … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Dealing with Hot and Cold Spots in Your Home

Hot and cold spots can add up to an indoor environment that’s never completely comfortable anywhere. HVAC systems are designed and installed to keep temperatures consistent no matter what room you’re in or how far away it’s located from the central air conditioner or furnace. Once you rule out the … [Read more...]

Should You Use the Fan On or Auto Option When Setting Your Thermostat?

Sometimes it seems that no matter how much you fiddle with the thermostat, you can't get comfortable in your home. It may be due to elements affecting home comfort other than temperature, such as humidity and indoor air quality. Setting your thermostat correctly for fan options "on" and "auto" can … [Read more...]