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Becoming energy efficient is a priority for everyone these days. Homeowners are making upgrades to their home in order to save on energy cost and reduce their carbon footprint. While these upgrades are certainly helpful to homeowners, having a home that is already energy efficient from the moment it has been built is even better. Insulsteel of South Carolina offers their trademarked Ecoshell that protects the home against outdoor pollutants. Ecoshell insulates the home to help save on energy costs as well. We can all take steps to protect our environment, our home, and our family. Choosing Ecoshell from Insulsteel of SC can provide quality insulation for the home. The folks at Insulsteel of South Carolina will work with the homeowner to ensure their budgets needs are met while also providing the best service possible.

If you would like to find out more about making your home energy efficient visit the Charleston Home + Design Show where Insulsteel of South Carolina will be a sponsor. According to Insulsteel of South Carolina their main focus is the “total cost of ownership” which is aimed help save you money on your utility bills, exterior maintenance, and even insurance costs. Make sure you remember to stop by their booth to find out more about Ecoshell, how you can save on your energy cost, and even improve your indoor air quality throughout your home.

Updating your kitchen and bathroom countertops in your home can completely change the look of the room.Countertops are available in a wide range of materials like natural stone including marble, granite, and man-made quartz. Based on what you are in the market for there are various options for your home and budget. At the Real Deal Countertops showroom in Summerville the highly trained staff can help you find the perfect countertops for home. Their staff can simplify the process of shopping for your countertops from installation to upkeep you’ll find all your questions answered.

At Real Deal Countertops you can select from and wide range of services including: custom countertops, tables, islands, and vanity tops. If you are looking for a countertop to complete your outdoor kitchen, they can also help. To find out more information about their services now, please visit their website. There you will find that they also provide fabrication and installation services to make it much easier for you. Real Deal Countertops will be a sponsor of the Charleston Home + Design Show and will be ready to assist your will all your countertops inquiries. Please visit their booth at the show this January 26- 28 to learn about the right countertop for your home. You will also see a few samples of gorgeous countertops that can be a part of your home.

If you have never stepped into the Melcer Tile showroom, which is located on Dorechester Road in North Charleston, you are missing out on a visual feast and a chance to talk with experts who can help you bring your ideas to life. With hundreds and hundreds of tile samples to view, not to mention the countless books with more examples and opportunities for customization, the choices nearly feel endless! Professionals are on hand, or available by appointment, to help people plan tile schemes for bathrooms, kitchens, outdoor spaces, and much more.

According to the company’s website, Mel Rauton, Founder of Melcer Tile, told his son, Jay Rauton, owner of Melcer Tile, to “Step into the customers’ shoes and live through them in every project, all the way to the end.” Perhaps that is what drives Melcer Tile’s customer-friendly showroom that houses numerous floor-to-ceiling tile displays to help homeowners and designers better visualize how a product will look in a real life situation. In addition to the displays, options for a range of budgets can be found here as well.

Melcer Tile is one of the sponsors of the Charleston Home + Design Show that takes place January 26-28 at the lovely Gaillard Center. Stop by the Melcer Tile booth to see a sampling of some of the beautiful tiles this Lowcountry business has to offer. In this one little area, you can see choices rom timeless, intricate mosaics to trendy, durable wood-look tile choices, and so much in between! Be sure to pop over to the Melcer Tile booth during regular show hours or purchase tickets to the fun VIP Home Show Party event!

Whether you’re planning to build, remodel, or add some square footage to your house, consider increasing the beauty, functionality, and value of your home with the addition of a space that everyone in your family can enjoy throughout the year. The addition of a sunroom is a great way to simultaneously provide an area for entertaining and relaxing. Screened porches are also a staple in Charleston, because of the reprieve they bring from the nearly year-round attack from mosquitoes and other insects.

When contemplating or designing a sunroom or screened porch addition, keep in mind that there is a custom style to fit your home and your family’s individual needs. An Express Sunrooms traditional sunroom is more than meets the eye. Each aspect of the construction of their sunrooms is engineered to meet and exceed the local wind, snow, and even earthquake loads so that your structure stands strong alongside your home. On the more technological side of the spectrum is the new LifeRoom option that Express Sunrooms has begun offering in the Lowcountry.

LifeRoom is a state-of-the-art “sunroom” that offers the flexibility of choosing the way you and your family enjoy the outdoors with the touch of a button. Regardless of the temperature outside, the CoolMist Climate System maintains your ideal temperature, while the SmoothGlide Motorized Screens protect everyone from harmful UV rays, the cold, and even Charleston’s immense insect population.

Advanced Window Fashions offers clients throughout the Lowcountry a variety of options for window coverings, the opportunity to work with experienced design professionals, and even custom closet systems! This diverse range allows for customers of nearly any home style or living situation to find a product that suits their needs. Advanced Window Fashions is located in Mount Pleasant off of Long Point Road and has served the greater Charleston area since 2003. Whether your breakfast nook needs protection from the morning sun with room darkening shades, you’re trying to find a kid and pet friendly window treatment, or your yearning for something a little more energy efficient, the team at Advanced Window Fashions can point you in a direction or two to help you try to tackle some of those challenges.

Advanced Window Fashions carries a large selection of Hunter Douglas products. Spend some time looking through the options for cellular shades, plantation shutters, Roman shades, woven wooden shades, and even the PowerView® Motorization Blinds that can make your life a little more high tech and luxurious. This list only scratches the surface of what a customer can find for window coverings. Working with one of the talented designers might even unlock possibilities that you might not have ever considered or even known about before!

Come and visit the fine Advanced Window Fashions folks at their booth during the Charleston Home + Design Show taking place January 26-28th at the Gaillard Center in downtown Charleston. In addition to the booth, Advanced Window Fashions is one of the sponsors for this show that brings together so many high-quality home and design professionals to one location. Make a night of it and purchase tickets attend the VIP Home Show Party or stop in during regular show hours to speak with somebody from Advanced Window Fashions about arranging new window coverings for your home.

Once again the Charleston Home + Design Show will be held at the Gaillard Center this January 26th – 28th, 2018. At the annual custom home show, homeowners will meet around 100 of Charleston’s A-List local contractors and can hire many of them for their home improvement projects. For our local craftsmen, this show provides unprecedented exposure to potential customers and connects homeowners to the home professionals they desire, while enabling them to gather valuable information all in one place at one time.

The Charleston Home + Design Show will run from January 26th-28th at the Gaillard Center, with several new features to entertain and educate guests. Whether listening to one of seven seminars or sitting down one-on-one with a professional interior designer for a free design consultation, the Charleston Home + Design Show will connect homeowners with the best local contractors to help them create the home they’ve always wanted.

There is nothing quite like a summer evening in the Lowcountry. As the sun starts to set, scraps of pink sky peek through the branches of live oaks, and it is dim enough to see the lightening bugs begin their nightly rituals. The heat of the day will have faded with the sun, making it the perfect time for outdoor entertaining or simply eating a relaxing meal on your back patio. It can be cumbersome to have to cook inside but entertain outside. Palmetto Outdoor Kitchens makes it possible to host an outdoor event and not miss a moment with your guests.

Palmetto Outdoor Kitchens offers fully equipped customizable outdoor kitchens as well as grills and fireplaces to accommodate all of your outside entertainment needs. Designers are available to assist you with personalizing your outdoor kitchen space from the cabinets to the appliances you would like to include. Palmetto Outdoor Kitchens will work with you to create a unique kitchen that fits your style and is integrated seamlessly into your existing outdoor space.

Palmetto Outdoor Kitchens also offers cleaning and repair services for your existing grills and installation services for your custom kitchens. If you would like to learn more about this company, their products, or their services, you can visit their showroom or come to the 2018 Charleston Home + Design Show from Friday, January 26 th to Sunday, January 28 th. Palmetto Outdoor Kitchens is a sponsor of the show and will be there to answer any questions you may have.

Weather in the Lowcountry is often unpredictable—sweltering and humid one day, pouring rain the next; we have even seen a major snowstorm already this year. The ever-changing Lowcountry environment can put a strain on your home, especially on your flooring, which must be durable enough to withstand both nature’s elements along with daily wear and tear.

Flooring also contributes to the design of a space, making it essential to consider function and appearance when selecting flooring materials for your home. With so many options to choose from, picking out flooring can be overwhelming. Carpet Baggers Carpet One can help you make the tough decisions. They carry not only carpets, but hardwood, laminate, tile, and vinyl too for every space in your home. If you visit their showroom in West Ashley, you will be struck by the sheer number and variety of options available to you. Whether you need easy to clean eco-friendly hardwood for your living room or stain-resistant wheelchair accessible carpet for your foyer, Carpet Baggers Carpet One can guide you through the decision process to match you with a flooring that fits your needs.

If you would prefer to stay at home, Carpet Baggers Carpet One also offers a mobile showroom service. They can bring flooring samples directly to your home, measure your space, and give you a free estimate. You can also check out the Room Visualizer service on their website, which allows you to upload a picture of your space and try out a variety of flooring options virtually. If you would like to learn more about this company, their showroom, and their incredible flooring services, Carpet Baggers Carpet One will be at the Gaillard Center from Friday, January 26 th to Sunday, January 28 th as a sponsor of the 2018 Charleston Home + Design Show.

There is something to be said about a piece of furniture that can be passed down from generation to generation. The story behind pieces like these are almost as remarkable as the furniture itself. These days, it seems almost impossible to find something that could last half as long, however at Charleston Amish Furniture this is not the case. The expert craftsmanship that goes into each and every piece ensures remarkable quality and durability. Their showroom in West Ashley has something for every space in and outside of your home. Charleston Amish Furniture takes pride in selling solid wood, American made Amish furniture. They carry a wide selection of handcrafted furniture in variety of trending styles, which include but are not limited to bedroom sets, dining room tables, and outdoor furniture. You can even select a beautiful Oak wood bed for your pet!

Let the folks at Charleston Amish Furniture save you the hassle of finding just the right piece for your home. Their highly trained sales team can help you select the perfect piece to complement any decor. If you are having trouble selecting the right piece of furniture, you can also design a custom piece. Charleston Amish Furniture also offers white glove delivery service that will do all the work for you in getting your furniture home. Just pick the piece you want, schedule a delivery date, and enjoy your brand new, expertly crafted piece of furniture.

Charleston Amish Furniture will be a sponsor and giveaway participant in the upcoming Charleston Home + Design Show, happening this January 26th-28th at the Gaillard Center. Be sure to visit their booth as they will be available to assist with all your furnishing needs. Make sure you remember to visit the Prize Giveaway booth for a chance to win a furniture package from Charleston Amish Furniture worth $2000.

Do you hate getting on a ladder and cleaning out your gutters? This can be extremely dangerous and over 700,000 accidents per year are caused by falls while people are cleaning their gutters according to

Ultimate Gutter Guard by Southern is a go-to company when it comes to gutters here in the Lowcountry. By installing the Ultimate Gutter Guard system, it eliminates the need of yearly gutter cleaning and also protects your home’s foundation and roof. The system is maintenance and clog free and the large selection of colors makes it so that the gutters blend right into your home.

A great thing about this company is that they don’t just have and install the Ultimate Gutter Guard system! They also do the following: replacement windows, vinyl siding and trim, bathroom remodeling, and even attic insulation. They’re your one-stop shop when it comes to not only the exterior of your home, but also parts of the interior. Go to Ultimate Gutter by Southern’s website at to learn more about the Ultimate Gutter Guard system and everything else they can do for you.

As a sponsor of the 2018 Charleston Home + Design Show, Ultimate Gutter Guard by Southern will be available to answer any Ultimate Gutter Guard system questions you may have, or chat about your next home project. Stop by their booth January 26th-28th at the Gaillard Center in Downtown Charleston, and learn more about this wonderful Southern Industries company, Ultimate Gutter Guard!