There are many different ways to adapt to where you live.
In certain places homes are built differently.
In my area our homes are all built that same way. We also dress differently in the different seasons to keep our body temperature at an even temperature. We also install things into our homes such as HVAC systems. These help to give our home w temperature in which it makes our lives easier to live. We need these sometimes because the temperatures outside can be a little unbearable. How we deal with it is by getting the appropriate HVAC system for our house. I live southern so we really have not a big use for a furnace. We might need some heat during the winter but not much. We have invested in a heat pump. The best pump uses the heat that I’d already in the air to heat and cool our home. If it I’d cooling our home, it removes the best from inside of the house. If it is heating our house is uses the best it can already find in the air and outs it into the home. This makes it energy efficient by using what is already in place. We save tons of money and it is easy to switch between the systems. This system works easily for where we live. Someone who lives up north may not feel the same way since they have a different climate and different weather patterns than we do down here in the south. If you are not sure what I’d right for you, contact a local HVAC business today for help.