Wednesday, November 18, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
The holidays are upon us and the new year will be here before we know it. It’s no surprise that on the top of many resolution lists is living a clutter-free lifestyle. While it seems likely that most families will be spending the majority of the next couple of months at home, there’s no doubt that clutter will be more probable to build up. So, get ahead of it before the holidays become overwhelming and be ready to give the upcoming new year a fresh start by following these simple steps!
Start by purging and don’t be afraid to donate often.
Begin your de-cluttering process by going through each room in your house and getting rid of everything that you don’t need. If this seems overwhelming to you, there is nothing wrong with taking it room by room. After all, any progress is good progress!
· Organize the items into categories such as “throw away”, “don ...
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
2020 has greeted everyone with a lot of changes, and with that, many buyers have rearranged their priorities when looking at home amenities. Perhaps this is due to the amount of time we are all staying home these days, constant advancement in technology, or the increasing trend of DIY and home-flipping. Regardless of the reasons, the features that buyers are hoping for aren’t likely to fade anytime soon! Does your home have any of these appealing features?
A room dedicated to laundry – A laundry room has always been high on the list of homebuyer desires but this is a feature that has increasingly become more important. People want a space where they can keep their dirty laundry out of sight and mind, especially when guests are over. Keeping the “waiting to be folded” laundry is no longer acceptable in the guest bedroom! Keep in mind that it’s especially ideal if the laundry is on the main floor!   ...
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Fall in the Lowcountry is both breathtaking and immensely enjoyable! The cooler and refreshing temperatures also make for an ideal time to get all of your home projects accomplished. So, while you’re getting your list of to-dos ready for that final push, keep in mind that while there are many projects that any homeowner can confidently accomplish on their own, there are also many projects that should be completed by professionals. If you are unsure where to start, a good beginning step is asking yourself some simple questions:
· Do I have the equipment needed for the project?
· Is a permit required?
· Is it dangerous?
· How time-consuming/costly will it be to DIY?
Once you’ve answered these questions, and weighed the pros and cons for a project, you&rsquo ...
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 ...