The Top-Rated Thermostats Compared

Smart thermostats have become a requirement for homeowners. But which thermostat is the best? Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning is here with the top smart thermostats available right now.

Nest

Practically everyone has heard of the Nest Learning Thermostat, and the great thing about Nest is you can incorporate multiple home devices into the one user-friendly app. Nest makes indoor cameras, perfect for baby monitors, and outdoor cameras, for increased security. Nest also has smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, which send notifications to your phone whenever smoke or CO is detected.

What makes the Nest thermostat “smart” is that the device can learn your habits, your temperature preferences, and even your family’s routine so it understands when you’re away. Over time, you can stop touching your thermostat because it will already know to raise or lower the temperature and adjust for the seasons. In the event your routine changes, like if you go on vacation, if you forgot to raise or lower your thermostat, you can just get out your cell or tablet and make any changes through the app.

You can get the Nest 3rd Generation with professional installation from Service Experts for about $350 depending on what area you’re in, or for $250 without installation.

Honeywell

Honeywell’s Wifi Smart Thermostat doesn’t learn in the way the Nest does, however, it is simple to setup and can be programmed with just some simple questions. You can alter the schedule at any time and the Honeywell keeps you informed about any changes in indoor climate and even informs you when you should replace the air filter in your furnace for optimal efficiency. You can make any changes via your mobile app, whether you’re on the couch or in the next state. The thermostat even notifies you of extreme temperature changes!

Receive your complimentary estimate on this or any other Honeywell Smart Thermostat by scheduling a complimentary consultation online.

Ecobee3

The Ecobee3 Smart Wifi Thermostat understands your behaviors, similar to the Nest, but a nice feature of the Ecobee3 is the remote sensors. If your thermostat isn’t centrally located in your home, the remote sensors help the Ecobee3 comprehend if you’re actually away from the home or if you’re just lingering in one room.

While nearly all the “smart” thermostats learn your behaviors and adjust your thermostat accordingly to save you money on energy bills, people who love reports will really be into the Ecobee3. You can program isolated zones and generate reports on average temperatures, how much money you’ve saved, and more.

Right now you can get the Ecobee3 2nd Generation from Service Experts for about $250.

Need help deciding? Call Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning in Philadelphia and we’ll come out and help you figure out which thermostat is best for your home comfort needs. Get a free consultation online.