Tag: smart thermostat savings

7 truths about the savings claims made by smart thermostat manufacturers

How much money can you actually save with a smart thermostat? As it turns out, that’s a complicated question. The answer depends on your existing habits, preferences, the climate you live in, and more. The savings look impressive (up to 20% in some cases) and the claims sound bold (can a smart thermostat really pay…
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The Programmable Thermostat Savings Myth

This advice appears every heating and cooling season: switch to a programmable thermostat and you can save big bucks off the heating/cooling portion of your energy bill!  Everyone knows that programmable thermostats save you money, right? Well, as it turns out, programmable thermostats aren’t the money-saving machines we’ve been lead to believe. Actual savings are…
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