All posts by Gulf Administrator

The Best Places To Start A Business In Florida

Florida keeps outgrowing its 20th-century reputation as a place to kick back, relax, retire, and vacation. Efforts to establish a more diverse economy and workforce over the past few decades are paying off, with several Florida cities attracting more businesses, headquarters, and expanded locations. Beyond the brand-name companies that call Florida home, the Sunshine state… Read More »

Household Tips to Get You Through The Winter Blues

Ok, who’s the genius who thought that turning our clocks back an hour, prolonging winter’s darkness even more, was such a swell idea? Turns out, it was Benjamin Franklin, in 1784, when he proposed it in a satirical essay. According to scholars at The Franklin Institute “He merely suggested Parisians change their sleep schedules to… Read More »

How Do Solar Panels Affect Property Values?

Energy efficiency is a growing concern among homeowners, and solar panels are a well-known resource in improving efficiency and helping the environment. The amount of money a homeowner can save by using solar power is attractive enough, but how do solar panels affect property value? Solar Adoption is Growing Two years ago, the U.S. had… Read More »

Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

As is the case with most household appliances, modern technological advancements can result in massive improvements. Here are the top benefits of installing a tankless water heater in your home: Save Money on Your Energy Bill With a conventional water heater, hot water is stored inside the tank. In theory, this keeps a ready supply… Read More »

Hard Credit Inquiries vs. Soft Credit Inquiries

When you get a copy of your credit report, you’ll see more than just your current and historical credit accounts. You’ll see your payment history, including any payments made more than 30, 60, and 90 days past the due date, along with your account balances and credit limits. You’ll also see credit inquiries. A credit… Read More »

Plant Your Roots This Fall and Spring Will Flourish!

Spring is often thought of as the best time for planting, but planting in the fall can offer some significant advantages for your plants. Below are some reasons why fall is the best time for planting perennials, trees, and shrubs. Perfect Planting Weather The cooler weather of fall is easier for plants and gardeners alike.… Read More »