Checklist for the End of Summer

As summer comes to an end, everyone should use this checklist for end of summer to-dos that will make the busy fall season a little less stressful on everyone under the same roof. August is still technically part of summer, but with vacations wrapping up and back-to-school activities kicking off, most people’s mindset shifts to […]

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Renovating a Charleston Home

Charleston, SC is filled with history…and old homes. Often times these homes need updating and even a full renovation. Whole house renovations are nothing new in the Holy City. Many people flock to Charleston because of the history and architecture. And while some of that architecture has great charm, some “old houses” in the surrounding […]

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Move or Rehab Your Home?

A new trend seems to be developing in the real estate world: complete rehab — or renovation — projects of existing homes. Some experts believe the trend is due to several factors in the national economy, as well as a change in the thinking of homeowners. Nationally, many markets are seeing a slow-growing housing market — […]

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Did You Pay Too Much in Taxes?

Did you pay too much in taxes this year? If so, building a home or taking a loan for a major addition to upgrade your current home may make the difference next year. With tax day here, many Americans are writing checks to the government while wishing they had spent the money on a sound […]

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Home Improvements Paid For By Your Tax Refund

Home improvements like replacing windows; remodeling a kitchen; renovating a bathroom, building a deck; etc… can be done with your 2017 tax refund that should be arriving soon. We realize it is more fun to spend a tax return on something like a vacation or a new car, but most will agree there is often […]

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Renovation Ideas – Adding a Screen Porch or Sunroom

Adding a screen porch or sunroof maybe be the perfect renovation idea to turn your ho-hum house into the perfect living space for you and your family. Most people think about their house in terms of number of bedrooms, bathrooms and if the kitchen is up to date. Others think about the storage space, like […]

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Old Mt. Pleasant Home Addition Makes Family Happy

Many of the homes in Mt. Pleasant’s Old Village were built half a decade ago with a couple bedrooms, a bath and small yard. Those homes are now having to accommodate families that want a little more space and sometimes, a different floor plan. This was the case for the Miller family, when they contacted […]

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