Being new to living in the north has not been the easiest thing in the world. The people are fantastic by as well as big as is the culture. It’s genuinely unusual from where I grew up. But, I am finding a lot to like about living in the fantastic white north of this country. It’s the weather that has myself and others all messed up. I have never had to rely so heavily on the Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C to be warm. And even when the Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C is cranked up, the house still felt freezing to me. The first winter, I attributed all this to myself and others just being new to the cold. So this year, as well as getting the Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C inspected as well as serviced, I did some other stuff. The gas furnace is practically brand new so I felt pretty safe about getting through the Winter time with it. I did, but, install a wood stove as a back up as every one of us live out a ways. All of us could be stuck out here if the gas furnace were to fail as well as the snow got deep. I also made the effort to find all the sites where I could tighten up my home. Along with replacing all the weather stripping on all the entry doors, I added some insulation to the attic. My neighbor loaned myself and others as well as instant learn temperature gun. She showed myself and others how to walk around the exterior of my house to check for sites where Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C was leaking out. I was shocked to find so several spots that were letting the freezing air in as well as the hot air out. Hopefully, our minute Winter time will be far more cozy. It has been so far.