Home & Garden


Charleston Living Reader's Choice 2018 Best of the Best Awards

You voted, we listened. As our city grows, so do our categories. Our annual Best of the Best covers all of our top local businesses and people

A Splash of Color

Tips on how to create that harmoniously bright garden

The Real Fixer Upper

Local architect Rachel Burton salvages unsustainable home plans to create a Daniel Island dream

Smart Awnings

Innovative Awnings has moved the needle with state of the art technology

Coastal Charm

Designer Kathy McKenzie rolls out a whole-house interior plan that combines soothing coastal colors with casual, yet elegant furnishings that accentuate the homes breathtaking views of the marsh and water surrounding it

Living in the Great Outdoors

With spring right around the corner, it’s time to turn your attention from indoor pursuits to the state of your backyard

Surviving the Winter Freeze

Tips and advice from our garden experts at Dig Landscape

Home is Where the Art Is

Herlong & Associates and interior designer Theresa Bishopp create a soulful home that inspires music, textiles and more

Hearing the Music in Your Landscape

Make your garden sing with these professional tips


Making the Old New Again

Your home should be a reflection of who you are and what you love most, and if it’s not—well, that’s why you remodel.

Designing a Lifestyle

Marc Camens answers the right questions when creating a couple’s unique Seabrook beach house

Into the Wild

Embrace the native greenery in your space and its potential for a natural, low-maintenance landscape

Building a Home Away From Home

A new home build collaborating with two architects proves a worthy challenge for builder Buffington Homes

Building Beauty in Unusual Spaces

Anderson Studio of Architecture and Design has created an elegant home on an untraditional lot for a Kiawah couple

Planning for Retirement

Retirement options and investment advice from SC Federal Credit Union

Pure and Simple Insurance

Specialized insurance options for high-end homes and assets

A Structural Facelift

Axon Homes updates a home in Wild Dunes with new bones

Bringing It Home

Tips and advice from our garden experts

Charleston Living Best of Reader's Choice 2017

Whether you’re looking for the best places to dine, shop or find a service, here is the best our Holy City has to offer

Pristine Viewpoints

Designed to take in the panoramic views from every window, the indoors flow seamlessly to the outdoors

Emotional Endeavor

Architectural design group brings dreams to life