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

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

Every House Has a Story

For every house is built by someone, but the builder of all things is God. ~ Hebrews 3:4 In 1885 America was still a fairly new country with only 38 states in the union. It was the year Grover Cleveland was inaugurated president, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York’s harbor and indoor plumbing … Read more

Breathing Life Back Into an Aged Beauty

She sits on the corner one block from Main Street. An old beauty past its prime. Her graceful Ionic columns proudly support the deep, curved porch that hosted many guests under her haint blue ceiling. If houses could dream, she’d want someone to care for her again, to put forth the effort to restore her … Read more