People usually do not think about heating systems until it gets so cold outside that the only thing they start talking about is an Austin Heating System. Yes, it can get cold even in Texas. I know some people who never use a heating system in their homes. Having said that, I do not recommend the practice. Heating can be so affordable that nobody should try to save any money by not heating his house. If you are afraid that heating might be too much for you to handle, think of other, alternative ways to heat your house. Talk with your contractor about it. If he cares about his costumers, he should be able to offer you some advice how you can reduce your heating-related expenses.