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Salons and Spas in the Time of Social Distancing and Beyond

Whether it's for basic grooming, weekly beautification, or the desire for complete indulgence, it is undeniable that salons and spas are considered essential to many. Anyone suffering from the aftermath of bad home haircuts or the stress from balancing a work-from-home/home-schooling lifestyle has been quite eager for the reopening of establishments providing services that can deliver touch-ups or the pampering that they have longed for over the past few months. Personal care business doors are now reopening for customers, with a deviation from the typical experience that they are accustomed to. Yes, that is what is required to prevent the spread of illness, but is there  a happy medium which supports the ability to comply with state mandated operating procedures and provide patrons with the ambiance and comfort that brings them back to a business time and time again? For those dealing with the inability to support high volume appointment requests or …

Staying Cool in Your Sunroom

As the colder temperatures begin tapering off, you may be noticing that your sunroom is beginning to feel a bit toasty, especially when there’s a day with full sunshine. Cool days and a possible snow shower are still possible, but the period of humidity and heat are inevitable in just a short time. If you have not added a cooling element to your indoor/outdoor living space or you are in the process of initiating a sunroom installation, take a moment to learn about a few options that we discussed briefly in our previous Prepping for Spring and Summer post. 
HVAC Extension Piggybacking off your existing HVAC system is the optimal choice for enabling year-round use of your sunroom. You’ll need to work with a professional to determine if your unit has the capacity to cool the additional space and if it will be possible to extend the current ductwork. If the ductwork is extended, temperature will be consistent throughout the home or you can install an independent thermostat that controls the…