• Utilize UV Light to Sanitize Spaces

     
    POSTED September 29, 2016
     

New technology is improving the way we clean and part of that is UV lighting. Whether you’re trying to clean a restaurant, retail store, hospital or home, UV light can be used to sanitize and disinfect any surface. Plus, it’s eco-friendly!

Since the early 1900s, healthcare and food manufacturers have used UV energy to clean equipment and surfaces; the Center for Disease Control has confirmed that UV-C light has a germicidal effect. Plus, FEMA recommends using UV light for counter-bioterrorism.

CureUV.com provides products that will help families and business alike maintain healthier environments.

Some of their products include, the GermAwayUV Sr UVC Surface Sterilizer Wand, a handheld UV-C wand that eliminates up to 99.9 percent of bacteria and germs. The GermAwayUV Table Top UVC Room Sterilizer which is a remote-controlled UV-C light, that cleans the air and surfaces – killing 99 percent of pathogens in 60 minutes or less. The GermAwayUV Xtreme 55 Watt Handheld UVC Surface Sterilizeris a handheld device best for businesses or buildings and provides control for maximum sterilization.

These products not only help make spaces healthier and safer, but they also make cleaning easier, faster and more cost-effective than ever before.

 

Los Angeles has such a robust food and dining scene, it’s rare to be the first at anything these days. But Benny Boy Brewing  appears to have pulled that off with its claim to be the city’s first combined brewery and cidery. Located in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood, just minutes from downtown, Benny Boy is anchored by a spacious outdoor beer and cider garden. Groups are welcome. The 1,200-square-foot cider house is available for private events of up to 51 guests while a full venue buyout accommodates 300. 

 

If you’re considering Santa Barbara as a destination for an upcoming meeting, there are more hotels and restaurants than ever before, along with new flights into Santa Barbara Airport.

Here are some highlights. 

Hotel News

Palihouse Santa Barbara, a 24-room boutique hotel in the historic Presidio neighborhood has opened. Offering a “vintage preppy meets American Riviera vibe,” total group buyouts are available, as well as outdoor entertaining space for intimate events.

 

By a number of measures, hotels are doing well in San Francisco.  For starters, occupancy rates, according to preliminary data, were 67.2% for the month of April, with average daily room rates just above $225. As the San Francisco Travel Association notes, those numbers point to the best-performing month for San Francisco hotels since pandemic restrictions were put in place in March 2020.