What Should You Set Your AC to While Away?

Las Vegas is known for its scorching hot temperatures. It is nearly in the middle of a desert after all. Therefore, an air conditioning system is a necessity for most Las Vegas homes and apartments. However, these systems can often get expensive as the heatwaves roll in.

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In this video, you will learn of some settings that could save you money on your air conditioning bill.

In general, there is no ideal temperature to set your thermostat to. However, you should expect your air conditioner to only be able to cool the house by 15-20 degrees. More than that could cause extra stress on your air conditioning system that could lead to issues down the road. Once you have found your ideal temperature, turn your AC up by five degrees while you are away to save money. Then, have it turn back down to your ideal temperature one hour before you arrive back home. However, this part is really only possible if your have an automatic thermostat. Thankfully, most modern thermostats can even be controlled and programmed from an application on your phone. Therefore, modern thermostats can help you save money.