We are constantly coming and going from our homes. Remembering to change the thermostat every time is a pain, and if you forget it costs you money. Having a programmable thermostat will take this worry out of the day, and save you money on your utility bill.
Programmable thermostats are capable of scheduling multiple times a day. This allows you to set wake up and leave times in the morning, and arrival and bedtime at night. You can even set a separate setting for the weekends. Most programmable thermostats are easy to set. If you need to change the temperature outside of the schedule no problem. They have a temporary setting that will reset on the next cycle.
There are many options when choosing a thermostat. Basic ones are easy to use and are a cost-effective option for your home. Some thermostats can connect to your phone allowing you to make adjustments while not at home. They can be more complicated to use however and do cost more. Whichever you decide having a programmable thermostat will save you money and is a good idea to have in your home.