I recently decided to replace to a costly programmable thermostat. My seasoned dial thermostat ceased to function absolutely well plus I decided that it was time to get with the times plus get a more technologically advanced thermostat. Well, despite the fact that the dial thermostat was so seasoned plus basic, at least it did exactly what I told it to do by me simply turning the dial. I figured that this new programmable thermostat would be more convenient however I had to learn how it functioned first. I thought that it would be a snap, however it turns out there was a lot to learn, at least when it came to this model in particular. I remember when I first installed the thermostat I did not even think how to get it to beginning working properly, nevermind really program it to set particular hot plus cold temperatures throughout the morning plus evening, however eventually, I swallowed my pride plus called out an Heating, Ventilation, plus A/C tech from a reputable heating plus air company in the area. I unquestionably wish that I could have figured it out for myself, however It turns out that his knowledge was quite useful. He explained how to set the thermostat in such a way that I was able to manually set the temperature I desired. He also showed me how to really program it for a set schedule for both afternoons plus entire weeks. I am afraid that I absolutely would have never figured it out alone. Getting my Heating, Ventilation, plus A/C system backup plus running again plus being able to program it for the first time was worth the small fee I paid for his knowledge.