I’ve been looking to buy a house because I don’t want to spend any more money on rent for an apartment. I am basically paying the same amount of money in rent then I would be paying for in a mortgage for a house. Of course, when I mentioned this to my parents my parents thought that I was not ready for the responsibilities of a house. After about a month of trying to convince them that I was ready to buy a house, they finally allowed me to begin my house hunt. Of course, they had to come with me to every house showing. The one thing that my parents were nagging me about was their idea of making sure that I would get a house that had a modern heating, ventilation and cooling system. Unfortunately, all the houses that were in my budget did not have the state-of-the-art heating and cooling system that my parents had in mind. That was the one thing that my parents really disliked about me choosing my home. The air ducts were fairly new but the heating and cooling system was about 15 years old. According to my parents, they said every 15 to 18 years the heating and cooling system would have to be replaced. It was a chance that I took when it came to buying the house. So far I’ve been in this house for six months and I haven’t had any issues with my heating and cooling system. I’m hoping that the heating and cooling system can get me through the next few years when I’m thinking of selling the house so I don’t have to replace it!