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Reduce Employee Sick Days with One Simple Thing

Reduce Employee Sick Days with One Simple Thing

January 14, 2019

We all know the unfortunate truth is the average number of sick days increases during the winter. One reason for this is because there is less sunlight. The vitamin D in sunlight increases your immune system and the ultraviolet rays naturally kill germs. The sun is a powerful force that fuels us and protects us! Thankfully a solution exists to reduce employee sick days. Ultraviolet air purifiers can be installed in homes and businesses in Tampa, FL. Ball Building Services installs these systems frequently. How an ultraviolet air purifier works and its benefits: How an Ultraviolet Air Purifier Works An ultraviolet air purifier is a special light that is installed in your ductwork. As the furnace kicks on it sends

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Three Ways to Reduce Humidity in Your Home or Office

Three Ways to Reduce Humidity in Your Home or Office

December 20, 2018

It’s no secret that high humidity levels are a cause of mold and mildew both indoors and outside. Quick growing contaminates bother allergies, but also cause problems that are hard to fix long term. Too much humidity zaps your energy and can even ruin your favorite chair. If your home or office smells of mildew, it’s important to act quickly to prevent costly damage.   Here are Three Ways to Reduce Humidity in Your Home or Office Reduce Humidity with a Whole-House Dehumidifier Did you know you can purchase a whole-house dehumidifier that is ideal for both homes and offices? It connects to your current HVAC system and works by pulling out moist air from the building. The ideal humidity

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Is Your HVAC System Ready for Winter?

Is Your HVAC System Ready for Winter?

December 11, 2018

Cooler temperatures can only mean one thing (at least for adults). Winter is here. It’s time to make sure your HVAC system is ready for winter. Calling an HVAC technician for routine maintenance now can save your bank account down the road. You may have already done this, but the experts at Ball Building Services recommend these additional five steps to make sure your HVAC system stays strong through the next few months. Five Things to Ensure Your HVAC System is Ready for Winter Follow these five tips to minimize the dreaded no-heat chilly morning and help save you money. Install a programmable thermostat. Set the temperature to warm the rooms you use when home. Turn zones with unused areas

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Cold and Flu Season is Here: Keep Your Family Healthy with Improved Air Quality

Cold and Flu Season is Here: Keep Your Family Healthy with Improved Air Quality

November 29, 2018

Now that winter is coming, it is often an invitation for unwanted germs and sick days. You can’t completely control the germs coming into your home, but you can increase the air quality in your home. Doing so will prevent bacteria and mold from growing unknowingly. What is the best way to improve the air quality in your home? The experts at Ball Building Services recommend these steps to protect your home. HEPA Air Filters and Ultraviolet Air Purifiers HEPA air filters are known to trap pet dander, larger particles of bacteria, and allergens. The harmful germs and bacteria are still in your home until you change your filter. An ultraviolet air purifier can kill germs, bacteria, and viruses, including

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Ductless Mini-Split vs. Traditional Heating System

Ductless Mini-Split vs. Traditional Heating System

November 15, 2018

While we may not use them year-round, residents in Florida need heating systems in our homes. We have some chilly evenings in the winter months and many systems work as both the heating and cooling system. Two options to consider include the ductless mini-split and the traditional Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning System (HVAC) heating system. Here’s what you need to know when choosing which system is right for your home, from the experts at Ball Building Services. What is a Ductless Mini-Split System? A ductless mini-split has two main parts, an outdoor unit, and an indoor unit. The indoor unit heats or cools the room it’s in, so homes often have multiple units, according to Energy.gov. It’s ideal in homes

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