The other year I found myself so stressed by all of my life circumstances as well as difficult days at my workplace and I decided to just take a break. For the first time ever, I treated myself to a nice trip on a distant beach! I was so pleased about the very idea of resting in warm, continual sun as well as listening to the sound of the ocean crashing against the shore. I legitimately could not wait to arrive at my tropical destination as well as say goodbye to the misery of Winter time back home. When I left my property, however, I was sure to keep the thermostat set to a low operating level. When you live in a frigid place, you need to make sure that your indoor air never gets so chilly that your pipes can freeze. This is why I kept my thermostat working even when the loft was empty. I really did not have the desire to come back to a homeowner disaster when my pipes burst as well as flooded the property because of the chilly temperatures outdoors. I’m really thankful that I did not foresee a major storm blowing through the area as well as blowing over a single one of my trees. When I arrived back at the property I was stunned to see a large branch sticking out of my roof. The limb was pretty much puncturing my roof and attic floor, so it stuck into the ceiling of my upper floor. Unluckily, because the thermostat had been attempting to keep up with the central heating, cooling, as well as air quality control settings that I left it on, the Heating and A/C equipment had been running non-stop for a solid week. When I finally got my energy bill in the mail, I was more stressed than I was before I left.