Ideal Home Temperature in the Winter

Ideal Home Temperature in the Winter

What is a reasonable temperature for a house in winter? While the answer to this question may vary somewhat from household to household based on important contributing factors like geography, climate control capabilities of the home, as well as basic differences in...
What Does Aux Heat Mean on My Thermostat?

What Does Aux Heat Mean on My Thermostat?

Imagine waking up on a cold morning, checking your thermostat, and seeing “aux heat” on the display. What is auxiliary heat, and why is it showing up on your thermostat? Auxiliary heat or aux heat is a heat pump setting that refers to the fact a secondary...