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Programming Your Home’s Thermostat for Savings

Programming Your Home’s Thermostat for SavingsAs you get settled in for the fall and winter ahead, you’ll want to program your thermostat to not only preserve your home’s overall comfort, but also take advantage of the possible energy savings. The great thing about a programmable thermostat is that it allows you to preset your desired temperatures for each period of the day. Depending on the model, you can even add settings for each day of the week. Continue reading “Programming Your Home’s Thermostat for Savings” »

Setting Your Thermostat: Fan On or Auto?

Setting Your Thermostat: Fan On or Auto?When setting your thermostat, you’ll have to decide between leaving your fan in the “on” position or setting it to “auto” mode. Most thermostats have separate controls for the air conditioner and fan. The air conditioner cools the air while the fan just moves it. You can set the temperature on the thermostat and then adjust the fan to “auto” or “on.” Continue reading “Setting Your Thermostat: Fan On or Auto?” »

Take Advantage of Your Programmable Thermostat for Great Energy Savings

Take Advantage of Your Programmable Thermostat for Great Energy SavingsSummer weather means increasing electric costs for homes with air conditioners, and many homeowners are looking for ways to lower their electric bills. If your Southwest Oklahoma home has a programmable thermostat, you can use that as a tool to lower your energy bills significantly. By setting the thermostat to keep you comfortable and using your energy in a smart manner, you’ll see savings. Here are some tips to help. Continue reading “Take Advantage of Your Programmable Thermostat for Great Energy Savings” »