Having a child changed all of our Heating & A/C preferences for good

My husband & I are the new parents of a bouncing baby! We had been trying to have kids for nearly 5 years, & both of us had almost given up all hope that either of us would ever have a baby of our own, however nearly 2 full years ago, both of us found out that both of us were going to have our first baby! We both wanted a little boy, however both of us got a boy instead, which neither of us are complaining about! The baby boy has changed our lives so much! Even our Heating & A/C preferences have drastically changed since having our baby boy! Before both of us had our baby, our air conditioner seemed as if it was constantly running.

Now, I am not a immense stickler for freezing temperatures, however my husband’s preference number one is to have the air conditioner running, & I didn’t mind bundling up & turning the control component way down! However, since both of us have had our baby, our air conditioner is turned up to a much hotter setting; Apparently, our baby can’t be easily cold, & my husband is easily stern about having our air conditioner on too much.

I am really not complaining because I love the home to be a wee bit warmer, however we have also changed what kind of air filters both of us use for our central Heating & A/C units… Before the baby, both of us used the cheaper air filters that both of us could purchase, figuring that the struggle wouldn’t bother us. However, now that both of us have a baby, both of us now use HEPA air filters, which filter out the air efficiently! We want our child to be healthy, so both of us make extra sure that our Heating & A/C units are blowing our pure air! I savor our beautiful child, & I savor parenting!

Quality heating

Truck AC was the best I ever felt

One summer ago Jamie and I decided on a long road trip to the east coast as well as to enjoy some tropical weather as well as the beaches there.

Jamie and I both live in the west so this was going to be quite the travel plan.

I was relieved when my buddy commanded that all of us take his truck. He’s a little more well-off than me as well as he has quite the nice truck. Jamie and I were going to spend a few days down there enjoying the sand & water. Summer was already well underway with super high as well as hot temperatures from beach to beach. I was a little upset about how hot the trip was going to be until we got in his truck as well as he cranked his cooling system to highest amount. It was the most powerful truck cooling system I would ever experienced. I sat there for a moment thinking about how good it was keeping us cold. Jamie took a moment to brag about how strong the A/C was, although I did not need to be told this, I could feel it. He even admitted that it went a very long way in helping him make a decision at the auto dealership. Ultimately, though our trip was long as well as exhausting, all of us were kept cool as well as comfortable despite the excessive warmth. Not even the hotel that all of us ended up staying in part way through our trip had cooling system like that truck.

Zone controlled HVAC

Moving to a moderate climate is the best

I honestly do have to rely on Heating as well as Air Conditioning for a lot of the year

My friend Sal lives in the west. Sal lives in a western area with low humidity as well as cool to moderate temperatures year-round. The temperature range is almost always between 60 as well as 70 degrees throughout the year. He talks that he barely ever has to use any form of temperature control in such an area. There is often a certainly nice breeze coming through that he lets his windows stay open to help him sleep at night. He talks about how small his electric bill is as a result of hardly ever using Heating as well as Air Conditioning. When I came to visit Sal one Spring, I found is it everything he was telling me and more. The weather was delightful for the entirety of my stay. Sal and I would both chill on his front porch in the mornings as well as the air would be cool as well as nice while all of us had a few sodas as well as grilled. Compared to where I reside to my friend Sal may as well be in heaven. He, of course, used to live in my area as well as can honestly empathize with how I feel. The cold season is pretty chilly in my hometown as well as summers can be surprisingly warm and humid. I honestly do have to rely on Heating as well as Air Conditioning for a lot of the year. My friend sought out the section that he now lives in the moment that he felt that he had the cash in order to move. I am seriously considering doing this too.

Wireless thermostat

Why I love having a good furnace

Winters are rather horrible around here.

Winter is basically the season for staying inside where I live.

The snow as well as cold temperatures as well as the ice pretty much demand it; Christmas cards look nice, but the more modern ones for where I live would have much more snow piled everywhere in a more overwhelming as well as less beautiful sort of way! Despite the harshness of the winter, myself and my wife have done all we can to ensure that when all of us step through the front door of our house, it’s like a whole different world than the outside. My wife and I manage this thanks to a number of steps all of us take. But, the most pressing thing is having a powerful furnace that is well diagnosed as well as prepared for the cold season long before the winter arrives. This is our secret in keeping a hot as well as inviting condo during the worst of the winter weather. My wife and I love to add festive touches like a fireplace as well as candles, but the furnace is the most important section of keeping our condo moderate & cozy. My wife and I have the most detailed service plans for our heater as well as schedule appointments far in advance. After all, around this location, the first snow of the chilly season may certainly be as early as Fall! I cannot tell you what a relief it is to come home and experience temperatures that are hot.



Geothermal heat pump

Seeing tennis at home is better

People pay so much cash to see a tennis match live as well as I will never understand it as long as I live.

Except for the television bill you pay, you can watch the same tennis match for free from the comfort of your home.

YOu get all of the best camera angles to catch all of the tennis action, not to mention replays of a good hit. You don’t have to pay those high prices for snacks or drinks. You don’t have to walk through a big venue as well as then go through traffic at the end of the match. You don’t have to deal with terrible seating that restricts your sight of the tennis players. And perhaps most important to me, you don’t have to deal with the elements! Who wants to deal with heat as well as humidity or the severe cold temperatures out in that location? Within my home, I get to set whatever climate I want on the thermostat. I can make it as cozy as well as comfortable as possible as well as get all of the good points that I listed above. Having the positive of Heating as well as Air Conditioning at condo simply trumps any good things that I could think of when it comes to seeing a live match in person. Besides, if you want to know close to the tennis action, forget the season tickets as well as by yourself a real big high definition TV. Then you honestly get to see the match close up.


Wifi thermostat

Being cold all the time is a pain

I just don’t get why I am cold. It does not make sense that someone at my age is always cold. I seem to feel cold, when by rights, I honestly should not be. I can be at home or at the office or out on a date or at an establishment somewhere with a big group of people. Not a single soul will be talking about how low the thermostat is being set at, as well as yet there I will be, feeling cold, rubbing my hands down my arms, as well as feeling my teeth chattering. I have been in a relationship with my man for only a month as well as yet I am already worrying about what his temperature preferences are. What if all of us eventually end up residing together as well as he likes to set the temperature at a cold level on the thermostat; chilly cold, at least to me? My loft is pretty much the only spot where I have total control over the temperature of my environment as well as I don’t want to give that up anytime soon! My boyfriend would undoubtedly think that it was too hot from the lack of ac system that I use, even during the hot season. Meanwhile, I am perfectly content in the heat. I suppose I could get used to bundling up in a bunch of layers like I do when I go out. However, I would really like to be naturally comfortable in the location that I live, wearing whatever I need to when I need to.


furnace/heater service

Best gift ever for my parents

I got the best present for my parents this year.

  • I visited them early that December as well as I couldn’t help but see just how brisk it was in their home.

It felt as if the heating component was barely on at all. That turned out to be pretty close to the reason. The old furnace that they had relied on for years was well on its way out. I had not seen quite as much how inferior their heating was last holiday season. It seems that the furnace was honestly beginning to show signs of use and abuse this year, then when I asked them about how freezing it was in their condo as well as what was going on with the heater, they told myself and others that they had already talked to a Heating as well as Air Conditioning worker. They said that in order to be able to service the heater they would have to pay just about as much as it costs to fix the furnace entirely… Even with this, the furnace would still not last for certainly much longer after the fix up date. My parents had talked themselves to barely having any heating for the rest of the winter. I was not going to let that go down. I then decided it was within my budget to buy them a brand new furnace idea for a present. I was ecstatic to be able to take care of my parents in this way; to give back to them.
Cooling equipment

Offering stray animals heating

One winter ago, on an evening coming condo from work, I discovered a small rabbit on my doorstep.

I have never seen the rabbit around the neighborhood before, but there the poor rabbit was looking right at myself and others as well as scratching at the door incessantly.

I might have ignored the rabbit if the snow as well as cold temperatures were better. I undoubtedly would not have even left a meal out, due to you know that just attracts more stray animals to the house. However, it was a cold 20 degrees outside as well as I could see that the small thing was shivering as well as clearly had not had anything to eat for awhile. I decided to let the rabbit inside my home. I have a super strong furnace. My condo was nice as well as toasty despite the weather. The rabbit almost immediately hopped up on my loveseat as well as fell asleep real abruptly. I knew it must have honestly been loving the warmth from my furnace. It found itself in such a nice & cozy place that it could not help but pass out! I knew it must be quite famished though, so I went back out the store honestly quick to get some rabbit food as well as even a small box, because I did not know how long I was planning on keeping the rabbit, I did not want it going on the powder room on my floor! When I returned, the rabbit was still in the same spot on the loveseat, curled up as well as enjoying the warmth.

Propane boiler

Spoiled with the home HVAC

It barely lasted more than 3 months before it quit on me entirely.

When I went off on my own, if there is 1 thing I missed about my mom and dad’s loft the most, it was how relaxing their temperature control component was. I did not know I was being spoiled when I was just a boy. Having relaxing temperature control is all I ever knew! It was practically a given that the loft was going to be cool as well as nice during the hottest summertime day. In the with the loft was nearly always hot as well as toasty compared to the snow outside. I never honestly had to be concerned about whether or not I would be too hot as well as sweaty to sleep in the summer time or too cold to get comfortable in the winter. Then I got my first loft that ended up having certainly inferior temperature control. The portable cooling system component in the room was already well on its way to the dump by the time I started renting it out. It barely lasted more than 3 months before it quit on me entirely. It was the beginning of the fall, no less! The property owner promised to purchase a new one soon, but never did, so I had to get one for myself. The modern A/C component worked well enough, but then fall as well as Wintertide came all too fast. I realized I had no style of heat! Winters are somewhat temperate around here, but there were still plenty of cold mornings to deal with, as well as the insulation in the loft was not great.

boiler repair

Why would you ever go camping?

I have a difficult time relating to men and women that don’t find temperature control to be necessary, even in dire hot as well as cold temperatures.

I have a buddy who seems to make a habit of taking modern comfort as a general rule. But again, they definitely prefer the relaxing outdoors as well as going to the woods camping. I have begun to suspect that they would live in the wooded areas if they could get away with it! Perhaps I would be able to understand my friends have it’s nicer if all of us lived in a more moderate as well as superb temperature. The woe is that around here, summers are pretty harsh as well as winters are quite brutal, then using temperature control kind of year round is just about expected around here. My buddy brags about using more basic methods of staying moderate or cool, then he thinks I am paying way too much to use as well as maintain a Heating as well as Air Conditioning component as well as the comfort that it gives myself and others is excessive as well as not necessary. I especially prefer having this chat as all of us chill out on my couch in the kitchen enjoying the cool air from the ac system unit. It reinforces the plan that I think he is pretty much deranged for not appreciating climate control. Maybe he pays considerably less on his utility bills. I don’t know what he does with that money.


Mini split air conditioner