Increase Energy Efficiency; Reduce Utility Expenses

Increase Energy Efficiency; Reduce Utility Expenses

Some areas of the United States have a season that allows residents and businesses to use less energy. Residents in the northern states don’t use air conditioning for a long period of time, lowering their seasonal energy costs. However, in Florida, this is not possible. We can’t just turn off the heat or air conditioning and still maintain a comfortable indoor climate. Instead of taking extreme measures, here are some ways to increase energy efficiency and reduce utility expenses from the experts at Ball Building Services. Increase Energy Efficiency Through Proper Insulation An easy way to immediately reduce energy expenses is to improve the insulation in your home. Your HVAC system works harder to maintain the right temperature if the

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What to do for Your HVAC System After a Hurricane

What to do for Your HVAC System After a Hurricane

Hurricane season is normal in Florida, but each one is different and means varying levels of maintenance to your home and property. Some hurricanes leave your property untouched and others cause your home to need costly repairs. The same is true with your HVAC system after a hurricane. It’s usually necessary to call an HVAC repair technician if your system is not working, but what else should you consider? Here are our top recommendations. Be Proactive Taking precautions to protect your HVAC system before a storm prevents damage when a hurricane hits your area. Check to make sure your air conditioning unit does not wobble or move Cover the unit with a tarp secured with bungee cords to prevent debris

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