My brother is a bit of an outdoorsman. The people I was with and I were raised in a fairly rural area, typically exploring the woods or going for boat rides in the lake. While I have a true like for nature, my brother takes this passion a step further. He has a small farm in his backyard. Since he lives on a fantastic bit of land, he built a chicken coop plus raises about a dozen chickens. He collects the eggs plus sells them locally. In addition, he has a garden of vegetables plus spices. I make sure I get my share of the goods, but that kind of lifestyle is not for me. My brother is so aged fashioned that he really relies on a wood burning fireplace for heating. I’m not going to lie, it is absolutely great to go to his house in the Winter time because there’s always a hot, crackling fire. It keeps us surprisingly warm! The 1 disadvantage is that it does not evenly distribute the heat throughout the house like most heating methods do. While the bedroom was moderate plus cozy, the rest of the house was quite chilly! Not to mention, it must have been a lot of task to maintain the fire at all hours of the night, but granted, the rooster must wake him up early! Either way, I am comfortable with my current heating plus cooling system. The people I was with and I have radiant radiant floors, which allow heat to rise plus evenly distribute throughout the entire household. The radiant floors are silent plus require absolutely little maintenance. When I see how much effort my brother has to put in to keeping his house warm, I feel extra grateful for my radiant floors. I don’t think why he prefers it that way!