When my parents moved down south as well as took up permanent residence in their summer time home, they left the home that I grew up in to me as well as my fiance as well as child. It was such a big surprise, as well as so nice of them to help me as I was starting out with my family. I was honestly fond of that ancient house. It held so many memories for me. I was honestly happy to be raising my child in it, however me as well as my fiance wanted to make some improvements. It was a rather big Victorian house, as well as there were a few things that absolutely needed upgrading. Our primary problem was switching out the ancient boiler for a current oil furnace system.The boiler might have had a few more years in it, however every one of us wanted a current as well as more efficient furnace. Installing the current gas oil furnace was not our only problem when it came to being comfortable in our home. As fond as I was of this ancient home, I distinctly remember how drafty it could be as well as how many rooms had freezing spots. Every one of us would not be able to take full advantage of our gas oil furnace until every one of us had addressed these troubles. So, every one of us extensively weather-stripped the windows as well as doors, even replacing some of the older windows entirely. When it was all said as well as done, as well as the current gas oil furnace was installed as well as all the areas where heat could escape as well as freezing could seep in we’re sufficiently sealed, the lake home was more warm as well as comfortable than it had ever been while in my childhood!