Where Have All the Houses Gone?

Over the past year, the housing market has gone through some ebs and flows. At this point, it seems much of the housing market has simply disappeared. Realtors and homeowners alike have never seen a market like this and it’s baffling. Parts of the pandemic that affected the housing market,...

A Sit Down with SHELTER Custom-Built Living

This week on Brilliant Builders and Renovations Sensations, Charleston Home + Design magazine publisher Tim Barkley speaks with award-winning builder Ryan Butler of SHELTER Custom-Built Living. Ryan and Tim talk about Ryan's philosophy, his ongoing relationships with clients, his award-winning homes, and more. Tell our listeners about SHELTER Custom-Built Living....

Vintage Meets Modern Custom Bar

For this custom home builder, building his own home meant incorporating a custom bar area for the adults to enjoy. Nathan Delpino of Delpino Custom Homes had a vision, so he collaborated with some of the advertisers you'll find in the pages of Charleston Home + Design to help execute...

Home Tour with Taylor DeBartola

Today we're taking you inside the former home of Taylor DeBartola of local interior design firm T/D Interiors. You can find Taylor's work in Conde Nast Traveler, Apartment Therapy, House Beautiful, and more. The Atlanta native gives us an inside look at his downtown Charleston townhouse he renovated with bold...

Historic Boutique Hotel

20 South Battery was built in 1843. The structure highlights the classic elements of Neoclassical architecture such as classic simplicity, dramatic columns, and a grandeur of scale. In 2018, Dr. Jack Schaeffer purchased the home and went to work to preserve and restore 20 South Battery to its original charm....

Clean Air Solution

Indoor air quality is of utmost importance in your home. Bad indoor air quality can result in long-term health problems such as COPD, cancer, asthma, allergies, heart disease, and more. Americans take over 23,000 breaths per day and spend an average of 90 percent of their day indoors. It is...

Pattern Mixing Like a Pro

Mixing patterns is a great way to add interest, color, and depth while giving your space a unique look. Incorporating different patterns into your design can be incredibly intimidating, we get it. Choosing the right color scheme in a room can be stressful enough; it quickly becomes overwhelming when you...

Low Maintenance Plants to Spice Up Your Space

Adding greenery with some fun house plants is just one way to create interest in your design and to help brighten up the space. There are a variety of options for people who are just discovering their green thumb, and for people with a long history of taking care of...

Choosing a Lot: What to Know

We've recently launched a new podcast hosted by our publisher Tim Barkley. Brilliant Builders + Renovation Sensations is a way for us to share information about different facets of the home industry. This time we talk with Dan Logan from Stono Construction about what homeowners should consider when choosing a...

Bedroom Makeover 101

Since we’ve been spending so much more time at home over the last few months, now is a great time to tackle home projects. A simple refresh to your bedroom will make all the difference and it can be done in less than a day. Who doesn’t enjoy a quick...