Drum Roll Please! The Date for the Open House Has Been Set…

  You’re Invited to An Open House Celebration The date has finally been set! We are excited to invite our community to Elysian Properties’ Open House Event Friday May 25th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. 100 North Weston Street,  Fountain Inn (formerly the Garrett house)   It hasn’t been easy restoring this genteel old beauty, … Read more

So What’s Going on With the Garrett House? Another Sneak Peek…

  Many of you have been asking for updates on the open house. So what’s going on with the Garrett house? In a word, construction. Even though my husband, John, and I have built two of our own homes, doing a large scale renovation is a whole new ballgame. John warned me not to announce … Read more

A Sneak Peek at the Garrett House Remodel

Since I’ve had many readers tell me how much they’re looking forward to our open house coming up in April, here’s a sneak peek at a couple of rooms to whet your appetite. I must say, Joanna Gaines of Fixer Upper has certainly helped us with some of the paint colors. The wall color in … Read more

The Before Video of the Garrett House

This week I’m sharing the before video of the house my daughter, Elise, has been remodeling for the past seven months. Who doesn’t love before and after photos and videos? Here’s the before… You can only appreciate the after photos when you’ve seen the state of the house before it was touched. And remember, you … Read more

Never Underestimate a Woman with a Sledgehammer

My mother-in-law, June, readied the house she’d inherited from Mrs. Garrett to sell. After 97 years of being occupied by the same family, it was now back on the real estate market. Because June’s granddaughter, Elise, had obtained her real estate license through experts from https://ohiocashfairoffer.com site and she asked her to begin showing it … Read more