HVAC Energy Saving Tips

HVAC Energy Saving Tips

On/off. On/off. On/off…everyday 24/7 from June through October. Yes, we’re talking about your HVAC system. And for most of us that means sticker shock when we open our monthly electric bill. Get the most out of your system along with hopefully saving a couple of bucks...
Decorating on a Budget

Decorating on a Budget

You want your home to look and feel fabulous and if you’re like most of us you also want to get the biggest bang for your buck when it comes to changing your décor, especially if you like to switch things up seasonally. Check out these great tips for stretching your...
Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Your home has been through a great deal over the last year. With children home e-learning, parents setting up home offices, more cooking, laundry and just general living being done, there is probably a nice long “honey-do” list of chores waiting for someone to tackle....
Time to Get Those Spring Flowers Planted

Time to Get Those Spring Flowers Planted

Everyone is excited for the spring planting season. So why wait? Use the helpful tips listed below to get your yard in shape and discover three plants that grow well in the Upstate South Carolina spring and summer heat.  Preparing Your Yard  Begin by getting...
Gather Greenville is Growing!

Gather Greenville is Growing!

It is a testimony to the dedication and vision of Doug and Mack Cross, who due to delays out of their control finally opened their vision of an outdoor food hall on February 18th, 2020, exactly a month before Covid-19 changed the Greenville dining and events...
Introducing This Year’s Pantone Colors

Introducing This Year’s Pantone Colors

In 1963 Pantone created their Pantone Matching System initially for the printing industry. But for the past 58 years they have worked diligently to become the recognized leader of consistent color systems. Today the Pantone color tool is used as the standard...
Top Home Improvements for 2021

Top Home Improvements for 2021

The New Year is finally here but much, both good and bad, of what we experienced in 2020 will be with us for much longer. And one of those things is spending more time at home. From finding space for a home office to simply taking time to enjoy movie night with the...
Five Great Local Holiday Tree Farms

Five Great Local Holiday Tree Farms

Nothing can perk up the spirits and put you in a festive mood like heading out to get the family holiday tree. It doesn’t matter if you have six kids and your mother-in-law lives with you, or if it’s just you and the cat; a fresh fragrant green tree holding court in...
Why Does My Toilet Keep Running?

Why Does My Toilet Keep Running?

A running toilet is annoying and it can be the reason your water bill is higher than normal. So what is causing it to run? Let’s figure it out.  You’ve probably noticed the little metal knob coming out of the wall next to the commode but aren’t sure what it’s...