5 Best Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale

Best Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale

Although Fort Lauderdale is still on the ocean with dazzling beaches, sub-tropical weather and casual lifestyle, it has moved on from being the haven for partying college students on break from their schools and homes. While still welcome at spring break time, Fort Lauderdale has become more of a haven for adult partying, elegant dinners and gourmet served corporate banquets. Here are some of the top of the list that are family friendly in price as well as upscale in dining.

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Go Green to Save Green

imagesIn these economic times, everyone could use a little extra green. When you think back to your grandparents or great grandparents’ generation, you can see that they embodied the term frugal. Little did they realize that many of the steps they were taking to save money were actually good for the environment. From little things like reusing bags, to big things like changing the way you power your home, there are so many ways to go green to save green.

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Getting the Most Bang for Your Buck: Greenovations that Deliver the Best ROI

audio-uvguy1copyIn this day and age, homeowners are increasingly concerned with two things. How can I improve my home, and how can I save money. What if I told you the answer to these two questions would be the same one wrapped up in a tidy green ribbon? The greenovation ribbon.

That’s right. Making improvements to your home that are good for the environment can also be very good for your bottom line.

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Audio, Video and Home Entertainment Systems needs

audio-uvguyGreg Tucker, The A/V Guy, offers these tips for those of you thinking about your home entertainment systems needs:

1: Always make sure that your wires are LOOONNNGGG enough. Sounds simple, right? You would be surprised how many DIYers don’t measure such things. It makes hook up and service easier, faster, and much less expensive, if a tech is able to pull the equipment out to look at the back of the system.

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Cool Roofs

hp-mainA cool roof is one that has been designed to reflect more sunlight and absorb less heat than a standard roof. Cool roofs can be made of a highly reflective type of paint, a sheet covering, or highly reflective tiles or shingles. Nearly any type of building can benefit from a cool roof, but consider the climate and other factors before deciding to install one.

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Electrical Safety

Dangerous SituationWhile enjoying electric TVs, radios and other appliances, we may forget they can cause shocks and fires. In 1990, bad plugs, cords, switches, and outlets caused about 13,000 home fires and nearly 200 deaths. Most electrical fires and injuries can be prevented. People should take the time to have their electrical systems inspected and learn about electrical safety.

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