As the trusted HVAC professionals in DE, PA, and MD, you can count on Hillside for smart thermostat installation.
Why install a smart thermostat?
The Smart Wi-Fi Thermostat lets you take comfort in knowing your home temperature will always be how you like it. It’s easy to install and use and conveniently fits your lifestyle. We use ENERGY STAR® certified Smart Thermostats that you could program it based on your schedule or let adapt to your life as plans change. Control the Smart Thermostat from anywhere simply by using your smartphone or tablet: helping keep life simple and removing the guesswork while ensuring maximum comfort when you’re at home and saving you money on your energy bills.
CONNECT FROM ANYWHERE
Control the Smart Thermostat using your smartphone or tablet so it knows when you’re coming home and can ensure your home is exactly how you like it when you arrive.
Geofence technology helps make you comfortable by using your smartphone’s location to know when you’re away and when you return.
CONNECT YOUR HOME
The Smart Thermostat is a Wi-Fi-connected platform designed to help make your home more innovative and more comfortable than ever.
OUR CONNECTED HOME PARTNERS
The Smart Thermostat works with Apple HomeKit and Amazon Echo to take care of your comfort and keep your home connected, now and in the future.
Smart Thermostat Installation in DE, PA, & MD
Save money and energy with a smart thermostat! Take care of your home comfort with a single app that lets users monitor and control their heating anytime, anywhere, using only their smartphone or tablet. It also allows installers to assist homeowners with the set-up process.
- Provide an assessment of the installation area
- Install smart thermostat
- Connect the device to the existing WiFi network and perform first-time setup
- Install and set up the mobile app
- Demonstrate commonly used features
- Please note: A functioning thermostat is required at the installation area.
SMART THERMOSTAT INSTALLATION COSTS IN DE, PA, & MD
The cost of the thermostat itself and labor costs for smart thermostat installation make up the total price you’ll pay when working with an HVAC contractor. Smart thermostats cost more than programmable thermostats typically – expect to pay $100 or more for your smart thermostat. Smart thermostat installation can range in cost, too, based on the type of HVAC system and components you have. Smart thermostat installation labor may run approximately $100 to $250.
How hard is it to install a smart thermostat? Can I do it myself?
An experienced DIY-er can install some smart thermostats. Don’t forget to turn off the breaker to the HVAC equipment! Most thermostats use low voltage wiring (except “line voltage thermostats”) and involve anywhere from 2 – 10 wires, depending on your type of heating and cooling system. You will use the wires connected to your old thermostat to connect your new unit. Read all instructions and proceed carefully.
If the job requires more than just a replacement, a certified HVAC professional can ensure the proper installation and operation of your heating and cooling system. If you’re replacing a central air conditioner or heating system, consider a thermostat upgrade simultaneously – find a unit that will work with your family’s habits to save you the most. ENERGY STAR-certified smart thermostats have demonstrated that they save a substantial amount for most people.
If you have a heat pump, look for a thermostat with “heat pump recovery” to improve energy savings year-round. The most advanced and efficient HVAC products are variable capacity. They will deliver the best comfort and savings with a matching thermostat from the same company, regardless of whether it is ENERGY STAR certified. Talk to Hillside Oil Heating & Cooling’s HVAC expert before selecting the unit.
Also, if replacing a conventional thermostat with a mercury switch, be careful not to break the tube that holds this toxic substance. Contact your local recycling/hazardous materials center or your new thermostat manufacturer for advice on proper disposal.
Trusted HVAC Professionals
Trust Hillside’s skill and experience with HVAC tasks if you’ve decided to install a smart thermostat. We’re a licensed HVAC professional and thermostat installation company. We’ll ensure the job is done right, saving you time and money on repairs and damages in the long run.
Hillside is a trusted comfort expert. With hundreds of reviews, you’ll be sure that you will be treated courteously, provided an honest evaluation and quote, and receive expert service.
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