Hilton Head Islander speaks up for the seized gargantuan gator

A new state law allows owners to rent their homes for 72 days each year, while still paying the lower tax rate applied to owner-occupied property. Local officials and rental companies say the law allows owners to rent their homes during tourist-heavy summer months, giving them money to help pay rising insurance and tax bills. Previously, owners could rent their…

Do You Really Need to Clean Your Air Ducts?

By: Dave Toht Published: September 10, 2012 Contrary to popular belief, there aren’t any health benefits linked to cleaning air ducts, but having a pro remove gunk can boost the efficiency of your HVAC. Five to seven times a day, the air in your home circulates through the air ducts of your HVAC heating and cooling system, carrying with it the…