When our parents passed on, they left myself and others with a small sum of currency. I wasn’t going to be the real world’s Bruce Wayne, however I did get enough to afford a down payment on a house. That was multiple years ago this week, in addition to if I compared a picture of the beach house now compared to then, you’d never think they were the same building! I went with a cheap beach house that needed tender, constant care to restore it to its former glory. The work was cut out for me, too, since most of the work to be done involved the Heating & A/C system. The ductwork in the attic was torn apart from years of neglect in addition to pest interference, the outdoor compressor in addition to condenser were cracked in addition to useless, in addition to the temperature control itself appeared to be smashed into the wall with a hammer, then either vandals visited the beach house before I moved in, or someone was actually fed up with their air conditioning’s performance! Either way, I spent the first year in that beach house actually working tirelessly at night in addition to over the weekend, slowly replacing the ductwork in addition to having maintenance visits from the HVAC companies in town. I was thankful that the company’s allowed myself and others to pay via installments for the repairs – you wouldn’t think how high-priced an air compressor is! I remember ending that year by installing a up-to-date smart temperature control, which I could program to run only when I was home. I was so proud of our efforts, in addition to the result actually kept myself and others motivated to continue the renovations to the house. During that first year, I had to maintenance numerous holes in the walls, in addition to sit brand up-to-date shingles on the entire roof. All things considered, it’s pretty incredible that I had accomplished so much on our own!