Energy costs rise every year and can’t really pinch your wallet. By installing home automation services, you can actually lower energy bills, so much that it might offset the cost of installation. The easiest way to do this is by using your smartphone, tablet, or computer to adjust the thermostat throughout the day when you aren’t home. You can also halt energy waste by regulating room-by-room temperature to keep your family members comfortable and eliminate heating and cooling of unoccupied rooms. Lighting and other appliances can also be controlled remotely to help conserve energy and save money.