Wednesday, September 16, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
With every passing season, a good home deep-cleaning is very important to make sure everything is in order as the climate starts to change a bit. This year, this is even more important. Not only is the summer coming to an end but the schools are also slowing going to be reopening. These are unprecedented times and it will be crucial to keeping your home clean and sanitized when the kids are going back and forth from school. While there are many cleaning services back up and running in the area, it is also important to familiarize yourself with how to thoroughly clean the house without professional help. Here’s your guide to getting started and have the cleanest house on the block-
Make sure you have the proper materials and cleaners!
Before you get started, you need to make sure you are stocked with the essentials. This might take a little time due to current demand but is worth the time and effort. Not only will having ever ...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Let’s face it- no matter how prepared you are, or how much time you have, moving always seems stressful. While there are many things that need to be done before your move even begins, there are also tasks that have to be remembered even after all of the unpacking has come to an end. Here are some tips to help you prioritize and ensure your move is as seamless and stress-free as possible!
Stay organized and prepared
· Make detailed lists. Start making lists now! This will help you stayed organized and timely throughout the process. Pro-tip – don’t cross anything off of the list until the task is completely done.
· Do your research and hire a reputable moving company. There are plenty of wonderful movers in the Beaufort area that, come moving day, will make your move as stress-free as possible. If you’re still loo ...
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Summer fun isn't over quite yet here in the Lowcountry. There are still plenty of ways to enjoy the end of summer in the Beaufort area, with activities to keep the whole family entertained. And of course, all of these events have your safety in mind, so you can relax and enjoy the last days of summer. Here are some events to look forward to in Beaufort County this month.
Walterboro Farmers Market
Colleton Museum & Farmer's Market
September 5, 2020 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Offering fresh vegetables and fruits, local honey, local crafts, plants, baked goods, prepared food, music, and much more, the Colleton Farmers Market is open from May through October on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
DIY at the Maritime Center
Port Royal Sound Maritime Center
September 3, 2020 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Call Port Royal Sound Foundation Maritime Center to reserve your spot! September 3 – Build your own paper rocket and put it to the test! Laun ...
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Are you planning on buying your first home in Beaufort County? No doubt your budget is the main driver in your home search. Yet there are other factors you may not have thought of that can help you find the perfect home. These tips can not only help you find the ideal home for your lifestyle, but also help you afford to live comfortably in your new home.
Can you afford to heat and cool it?
Are you aiming to buy a larger home in Beaufort County? Keep in mind that the larger the home, the more it costs to maintain. It also means that you'll pay more to heat and cool your home. If having more space is a critical factor in your search, try to find a newer home that has updated systems and more energy efficient materials. This can help defray the cost of heating and cooling a larger home.
Who's going to mow the lawn?
How much lawn will you have to take care of in your new home? If you or other family members don't know how to care for a lawn, or just don't have ...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
If there's one thing a pandemic will do, is effect change. One of the biggest changes since the pandemic started was sending people home to work. Many Beaufort County home owners weren't ready for the transition, as they didn't have a proper home office set up. But now it seems that working from home is going to be a trend that will stay for good, even when the pandemic ends.
Working from home was a trend that was already picking up significant steam before the coronavirus pandemic. Now, as more people around the world work from home than ever before, it could be impacting everything, including real estate.
If you work from home and want a more permenant working space, or if you plan to sell your home in Beaufort, it's a smart idea to create office space in your home.
COVID-19 and The Work-From-Home Shift
Forget about the pandemic for a moment (if you can). What are the benefits of working from home?
Working from home offers employees and their employers more flexibility, work-lif ...