Kool Breeze of Northwest Florida, Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Thermostats’

How Best to Use Your Thermostat during the Winter

Monday, January 4th, 2016 by Tom Vatter

There’s a downside to needing to use a home heating system for only a short stretch of the year: people often aren’t sure exactly how to set the thermostat to maximize energy savings and comfort. Many homeowners in Florida often push their thermostats up too high, which wastes power without providing the right temperatures. We’d like to help you find the ideal settings on your thermostat for this winter. It’s not difficult at all, and the difference on your bills can be substantial. (more…)

A Helpful Thermostat Tip for Saving Money This Summer

Monday, July 6th, 2015 by Tom Vatter

Any summer in Florida is a hot summer. This means keeping the air conditioner in your home running on a regular basis. But does this also have to mean skyrocketing electrical bills? You can expect those bills to increase, but there are ways you can keep them in check. We have some advice for how to set your thermostat during the summer that will keep you cool while at the same time maximizing energy savings. (more…)

Some of Your Options for New Thermostat Installation

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 by Tom Vatter

The thermostat is an essential component of a residential HVAC system: without it, you cannot communicate with your air conditioning or heating system to control the climate in your home. For many years, the basic style of thermostat was a manual unit that operated using slides and dials. Although these manual thermostats are still capable of getting the job done, technology has surpassed them with models that have greater precision and numerous special features that enhance comfort and maximize energy savings. Below are 3 options you have for new thermostats when you decide to replace the older units in your home: (more…)