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Saving Energy

Our Smart Thermostat Is Now ENERGY STAR® Certified

Oct 23, 2018

Independent tests confirm that our smart thermostat can save you between 9 and 15 percent of the energy you'll use to heat your home this winter, with even higher savings on your summer AC.
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Make Life Easier with Alarm.com's Geo-Services

Sep 14, 2018

Geo-Services is a smart, easy Alarm.com feature that does helpful things around your house when you're leaving home or on your way back. Here's how it works and what it can do.
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Four Ways to Use an Alarm.com Smart Thermostat

Jul 25, 2018

With the intelligence of a smart home security system behind it, our Smart Thermostat understands your home and your needs - giving you more ways to save energy and stay comfortable.
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Five Ways Alarm.com Can Cool Your Summer AC Bill

May 30, 2017

Our smart thermostat shares intelligence with your home's smart security system, giving you more ways to save energy automatically this summer.
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The Smarter Way to Beat Summer Heat In Your Home

Jul 27, 2016

July and August are tough on your air conditioning system, your family's comfort, and your electricity bill. Alarm.com has a smarter, more efficient way to keep everyone cool.
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Stay Cool, Dads: A Video Message From Alarm.com

Jun 14, 2016

Hey dads: do you get heated about your AC bill when your kids leave the door open? We feel your anguish - and we built you a smart solution.
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Four Smart, Effortless Ways to Save Energy This Summer

Jun 07, 2016

Concerned about those high summer AC bills? Alarm.com's smart home technology helps you reduce energy use automatically and stay comfortable throughout.
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How Alarm.com Makes the Smart Thermostat Smarter

May 20, 2016

Alarm.com's Smart Thermostat always knows whether you need precision comfort or energy savings, because it shares a 'brain' with the most insightful piece of technology in your home.
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Five Ways Alarm.com Can Lower Your Energy Bills This Winter

Dec 14, 2015

It's time to turn up the heating and make things cozy at home. Unfortunately, that warm glow also means higher energy bills... but Alarm.com can help you with that.
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Enjoy Precision Comfort With Temperature Sensors

Nov 30, 2015

Remote temperature sensors enable the Alarm.com Smart Thermostat to give you precisely tailored comfort and energy savings, optimized for your home and lifestyle. Here's a quick guide.
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Meet the Alarm.com Smart Thermostat!

Nov 28, 2015

Saving energy at home should be simple. With Alarm.com's new Smart Thermostat, it is. Here are some smart ways it achieves your perfect balance of energy savings and comfort.
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How to Save (Even More) Energy With Alarm.com

Aug 13, 2015

While a smart thermostat puts a sizable dent in the 'heating and cooling' portion of your energy bill, a fully-integrated Smart Home powered by Alarm.com will save you even more.
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Five Things A Smart Thermostat Should Know

Jul 07, 2015

Most smart thermostats have limited information about what you're doing, making it hard for them to react to real-time activity in your home. Here's how ours is different.
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Security, Safety and Savings: Now That's Smart

May 21, 2015

When you think of home security, saving energy isn't the first benefit that springs to mind. However, a security-powered smart thermostat can save energy in uniquely smart ways, thanks to what it knows.
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Neighborhood, You'll Have To Cool Yourself

May 20, 2015

Are you wasting energy by running your AC with a door open? Not with Alarm.com, you're not. Our new smart thermostat puts an end to this age-old source of wasted energy.
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Location Automation: A Deeper Look at Alarm.com's Geo-Services

Feb 10, 2015

Take a look at how Geo Services, Alarm.com's location-based automaton services, uses the real-time location of your smart phone to help you reduce energy waste automatically, keep your home more secure, and personalize your smart home experience to better serve every member of your family.
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Saving Energy in the Connected Home

Oct 22, 2014

Alarm.com's connected home offers a variety of ways for you to save energy. We make thermostats a lot smarter and enable you to connect any power hungry appliance to our intelligent solution to run it more efficiently. We even use weather and location information to save automatically without sacrificing comfort.
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