Smart Homes & Smart Thermostats 

5 reasons why you should get a Smart Thermostat


First of all, what is a Smart Thermostat? 

Well… it’s a smart device like any other, but a smart thermostat connects your thermostat to your phone and or laptops song as you’re all on the same WIFI network. This means that you can switch your heating on and off and change the temperature when you’re not at home.


Five reasons why 

  1. Control from anywhere: Smart Thermostats like Nest, Hive, Honeywell, to name a few, all work using a smartphone app for maximum flexibility and control.  Gone are the days when you had to be home to put the hot water and heating on.  
  2. It gets to know you: The Smart Thermostat functions with a user schedule! This means it can understand the habits of it’s users and make itself a temperature schedule. 
  3. Reduces your carbon footprint: This can reduce your energy uses by 37% (Knight, 2021) 
  4. Saves money: According to (insert source) will save you an average of £130 a year! That’s an extra £130 to spend on yourself and your family. (Knight, 2021)
  5. A more comfortable home: When you have more control over your home’s temperature, you can make sure your home is more comfortable for you, no matter the time of year, or where you are. 

Speak to RCA about supply and installation of your new Smart thermostat, and start saving today! 

Knight, M. (2021). Are Smart Thermostats Worth It?. Retrieved 29 September 2021, from


Sperr, L. (2021). Pros and Cons of Connected Thermostats. Retrieved 29 September 2021, from 

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