Have you heard about wireless thermostats? A smart thermostat links to the Wi-Fi in your house. It lets you control every aspect of your HVAC system from just about anywhere. You can make adjustments from your computer, tablet, or smartphone. If you are unfamiliar with this modern technology, it’s definitely time to look into it. I have given serious thought to making the update into a smart thermostat. I’m not sure I am willing to wait until my old thermostat needs to be replaced. I would like to start enjoying the many benefits of a smart thermostat right away. I reside in a Southerner state, and the temperature fluctuates greatly throughout the day. It can often be quite chilly first thing in the morning. By mid afternoon, the temperature has climbed significantly. Being able to switch from heating to cooling, and raise or lower temperature in my house, while I am at my desk at work, would make a huge difference in my quality of life. On days mornings when it starts out rather cold, I tend to have the gas furnace on. At the end of the day, I hate coming home to a hot house. With a smart thermostat, I would be able to turn off my gas furnace and even turn on my air conditioner from my smartphone while still at work. Whether the day turns cold, heats up, or requires no heating or cooling, I could respond accordingly. I would always come home to total comfort without needing to wait. I would not need to physically access the thermostat and then wait for the HVAC system to heat or cool the house sufficiently. A smart thermostat is great for people that live in an area with temperature swings. It adds convenience and comfort to everyday life, and helps to conserve energy.