It’s hard to even think about boating on Smith Mountain Lake when the temperature refuses to budge above freezing, but protecting your boat from harsh winter weather will increase performance and keep maintenance to a minimum. That way, when its time to enjoy summertime boating and PWC amenities, you’ll spend less time performing repairs and… [read more]
As 2017 quickly draws to a close, it’s time to start making plans for ringing in 2018. Fortunately, Roanoke has tons of fun gatherings filled with songs and spirits. If counting down the new year is non-negotiable, then make plans to attend the Big Lick Downtown Countdown. This annual event transforms Market Square into Times… [read more]
Decorating for Christmas is a wonderful way to add warmth and holiday spirit to your home, but keeping a cautious eye on your yuletide accessories will help ensure a safe and happy holiday season. First and foremost, test the batteries in your smoke detectors and replace them if necessary. While this a good habit year-round,… [read more]
If you’re thinking about moving to, retiring, or buying a vacation home on Smith Mountain Lake, or you just want to know more about this fantastic area, you’ll find everything you need in this free insider’s guide!