I’m beginning to think that I am going to have to replace my HVAC unit soon. It’s been giving me a lot of trouble lately, and I’ve already had my HVAC technician come out three times over the past two months. It has been making a loud noise, and sometimes it blows warm air when it should be cooling the house. It has been so frustrating! The costly repairs are something I can’t afford to keep dealing with, and I think I would benefit in the long run if I just go ahead and have a brand new system installed. One thing I want to make sure I consider when choosing a new heating and cooling system is efficiency. This is important to me because I know that conserving energy is important for the environment and it can lead to cost savings. I think that I’m going to look into having a smart thermostat installed so that I can control the temperature of the house from anywhere. I have friends who use these, and they say that it helps them avoid leaving the A/C on at home when they aren’t there. That’s something that I’m always doing, so if I could save some money just by turning the A/C off while I’m at work, I’m all for it! I hope that this whole process doesn’t take long. I’d hate to have to spend a few days without an HVAC unit, but that may be something that I just have to do. I’m sure it will all pay off eventually!