Home & Garden


Start at the End

Tips and advice from our garden experts

Guildmaster Builder Awards

Four local contractors win top customer satisfaction awards by building quality products and customer relationships

Perfect Companion

A new home build coupled with a renovation project on Johns Island creates a sprawling paradise

8 Small Project Ideas for Your Backyard

Tips and advice from our garden experts

The Real Deal

A review of the current conditions of Charleston's real estate and housing market

Lowcountry Cottage Appeal

The unique design build process used by Max Crosby Construction helps clients bring their dream homes to completion, and guides them through the entire process from design to decorating

Decorating Ideas for Outdoor Spaces

Whether you're entertaining a group or relaxing by yourself, people are spending more time outside in their own backyards with a wide selection of outdoor living products

Garden Discovery

Ah, the warmth of a Spring day has finally arrived and thoughts turn to our now thawed gardens

Multiple Inspirations

Herlong & Associates designs a stunning luxury home in Christophe Harbour overlooking the lush tropics of Saint Kitts


Home Redux

Home remodeling is something we all consider at some point, and for these three kitchen and bath makeovers the end result is truly astonishing

Garden Edits

How to repair the blunders of a prior landscape

Holiday Curb Appeal

Four Charleston SC interior designers offer their tips to get your home gussied up for the most wonderful time of the year

Trophy Case

A Dunes West home with a unique display of exotic animals offers up the perfect challenge for design architect Anita King

Luxe Lodge

Designer Tina Williamson pulls out all the stops on this rustic quail hunting lodge that doubles as a family retreat

Scrumptious Summerville Kitchen Tour 2013

When a dedicated selection committee has been responsible for ten exceptional groups of distinctive homes—most of them wonderfully historic

Another Man's Treasure

Business owners are sometimes a bit sheepish when I come to their shop to interview them, only to find a bustle of customers so thick, we can hardly fit in time to chat

Price Point

Stylish floor plans from Flatfish Island Designs gives customers an affordable option in custom home building

A Living Canvas

Cool and soothing colors make for a warm and cozy home surrounded by meticulous landscaping and unobstructed views of the marsh scenery

Realizing Your Dreams

An ambitious home design comes to fruition for John and Sue Carpenter

Beauty Underfoot

You can't go wrong with fine rugs. They make updating a room easy, and provide a comfortable place to walk on. We ask the experts what to look for when selecting a fine rug.

Hushed Elegance

A Kiawah Island home is anything but ordinary with a simple palette and details that reign supreme.