Smart thermostats are thermostats that are driven by your Wi-Fi. This means that you can use the thermostat along with any of your home automation systems to control the air-conditioning, heating of the house as well as ventilation. A smart thermostat is pretty similar to a programmable thermostat. You can reprogram the small thermostat to either cool or heat the house at specific times of the day and at preset temperatures. However, if you have a smart thermostat, you can control your thermostat from anywhere as long as you have an internet connection.
Suppose you are planning to upgrade the decor of your home; your thermostat is the best place to start. You can change your normal thermostat to a smart thermostat and reduce a ton of your heating and cooling expenses. However, all thermostats are not created equally. Some thermostats are designed for simple cooling and heating system and offer basic programming options to the customer, while others are designed with multistage, complex systems and will not only control the heating and cooling of the house but will also take care of the dehumidification as well as the ventilation system. Just as is the case with other smart devices, the price of the thermostats can be different depending on the feature and capability you are looking for.
Shopping for Wi-Fi smart thermostat
Smart thermostats have a ton of features which is not only supposed to keep your home comfortable and warm or cool but also reduce your temperature maintenance expenses. The most basic models of smart thermostats a pretty inexpensive and are still equipped with a Wi-Fi connection that allows you to connect the thermostat to your home network. This allows you to control your thermostat from anywhere as long as you have a phone, tablet, or laptop connected to the internet.
If you choose to go for a basic thermostat, it will allow you to lower and raise the temperature of the thermostat, create a preset heating and cooling schedule for seven days, turn the system on and off, and finally, override your preset command.
However, if you are looking to personalize your thermostat just the way you have personalized your home, Honeywell Wi-Fi smart color thermostat is the thermostat that you should pick for your home. The Wi-Fi smart color thermostat integrates without any problem with Google Home as well as Amazon Alexa. It can be controlled by The Honeywell mobile app too. Therefore, you can control the temperature of your house from inside as well as outside. The Honeywell smart response technology has a self-learning feature. Over time it learns your temperature preferences and schedule and tends to program itself to work on the basis of your needs.
They also offer a full-color display that can be completely customized to fit your style and align with the decor of your home. You can use the Honeywell total connect comfort app to access the Wi-Fi smart color thermostat from anywhere and at any time. Their total connect comfort app allows you to not only monitor and adjust the cooling and heating usage, it also allows you to check the indoor humidity levels. The app sends you notifications pertaining to the comfort, energy, and safety of your home. The app is completely free, requires no monthly fees, and can work on a wide range of connected devices.
The bright color display of the Honeywell Wi-Fi smart color thermostat not only allows for easy programming and configuration of the device but it also gives the thermostat a sense of personalized style. It can also be read very easily from across the room. The bright display also shows you the current as well as future weather conditions, your daily forecast and finally the temperature and humidity outside your house.
The smart response technology of this thermostat allows you to receive alerts whenever it is time to change your filter or if there is an extreme temperature in your house. The thermostat can be aligned to work with Samsung SmartThings, Alexa, IFTTT, Cortana, Yonomi, and Google Assistant.
Can you install the Wi-Fi smart thermostat yourself?
Usually, the small thermostats are very easy to install. However, you must know your house wiring system before you begin. Before you remove your old thermostat, make a note of the wiring and take a picture if possible. A lot of the latest devices come with their own pre-printed labels that you can attach to the wires for easy identification. You should also understand the type of system you have purchased since you will be asked to enter all of that information during the set-up procedure.
If you are singing to up the decor of your house as well as your thermostat, Honeywell Wi-Fi smart color thermostat is meant for you.