Picture this: The year is 2050, and everywhere you look, you see people calling one another on their bricked-sized cellphones. Then, your friend invites you over to his house to watch a movie, and you arrive only to discover that you will be watching the movie on a VCR. Finally, you decide to look up what’s going on, take out your computer, and quickly learn that in order to connect to the internet, you need a dial-up connection!
Sounds absurd, right?
Dial-up, VCRs, and giant cell-phones have all become obsolete for a reason—they’ve been replaced by newer, better technologies. Well, the same principle applies to your thermostat. That’s right: an old, manual or sliding thermostat simply isn’t going to cut it anymore. If you are looking for better efficiency and improved comfort, your best option is to replace that old, outdated thermostat with a brand new one!