Walterboro is one of the best places to live in the United States. Between city's history, its location, food, people, and climate, few places mix southern hospitality with laid-back vibes, quite like Walterboro. As locals, we love calling The Holy City home, but living here comes with its challenges, especially if you are a home or business owner.
Due to the tropical-like weather and high humidity, surfaces like concrete and wood are often riddled with algae and mold, in addition to common grime and dirt. These natural occurrences can affect the beauty of your home or place of business, resulting in an unkempt, neglected look. That's where Palmetto Pressure Clean Walterboro comes in - to restore your home or your business back to its original beauty and prevent unsightly growth and grime from re-occurring over time.
When it comes to pressure washing in Walterboro, SC, we strive to provide our customers with industry-leading service, every time we are hired. While some pressure washing companies in Walterboro are known for lazy workers and mediocre services, we make it a point to exceed our customer's expectations. We do so by prioritizing quick responses, extra-hard work, ongoing training, and excellent customer service. We stand behind our work - check out our reviews on Google!
We're the best choice to protect your home or business not only from mold and mildew but from bugs, bird's nests, spider webs, and potential damage caused by less experienced pressure washers in Walterboro. Our customer's health, happiness, and satisfaction always come first. We are a licensed, insured pressure washing company in Walterboro. When you hire our company, know that we will treat your home as if it were our own.
At the end of the day, our mission is simple: give our customers top-notch service and beautiful results while remaining friendly, approachable, and helpful. We specialize in two forms of pressure washing: residential and commercial. Keep reading to learn more about our pressure washer process and the benefits of each type of service.
Residential Pressure Washing in
When you own a home in the Lowcountry, its exterior is constantly exposed to the elements, resulting in mildew, dirt, and pollen. When not properly cleaned, the exterior surfaces of your home like brick, stucco, and vinyl suffer. With time, they can even break down. At Palmetto Pressure Clean Walterboro, we use a specially-crafted cleaning solution and time-tested techniques to remove hazardous contaminants safely and effectively.
Unlike some pressure washers in Walterboro, we use a no-to-low pressure washing strategy for residential properties. Also called "soft washing," this process includes washing and rinsing your windows, along with the exterior face of your gutters. High-pressure tactics are effective against mildew, but they run the risk of causing damage to your siding and windows. Our soft wash cleaner is specifically designed to remove mildew and algae gently, yet effectively from many porous surfaces. Our professional pressure washers also manually brush your gutters with a stain-removing agent to remove unsightly black streaks.
Our soft pressure washing process not only cleans your home but protects it from high-pressure techniques that damage your paint and siding. With soft washing, you won't have to worry about diminished curb appeal or reduced resale value of your home.
These techniques use gentle water pressure and at the same time, apply an environmentally friendly cleaning solution to remove contaminants. With this strategy, your plants and other landscaped areas won't suffer any damage, which is why many homeowners prefer going this route. Once the cleaning agent has removed mold, algae, etc., our team thoroughly rinses the exterior of your home. After rinsing, your home will be left with a squeaky-clean appearance that will make your neighbors jealous in the best way possible.
Our residential pressure washing services don't end with soft washing. Here is a quick glance at a few other commonly requested services from homeowners just like you:
High-pressure cleaning with hot water. Our high-pressure cleaning services are great for many different surfaces, like concrete, brick, and stone.
Gutter and roof debris removal with subsequent flush and removal of bagged debris from property.
Low-to-no pressure roof treatment to remove black staining and unsightly streaks resulting from algae, mold, and other contaminants.
Cleaning of wood decks, fences, docks, decks, and more.
Benefits of Residential Pressure Washing in Walterboro, SC
Your home's exterior is exposed to harsh elements all the time. After all, its job is to keep the elements out so that you can enjoy life inside your home. Natural conditions like wind, dirt, sun, UV rays, birds, bugs, and insects - not to mention things like smoke, acid rain, and car exhaust - are constantly beating on your home. With time, your home becomes discolored, soiled, and even damaged.
If you own a home in Walterboro, pressure washing is the most efficient and effective way to keep your home's exterior clean while safeguarding your time, family, and investment.
A few of the most common benefits of pressure washing include:
Pressure Washing Prevents Damage
When moisture builds up in the summer and winter months, it can cause serious damage to your home's surfaces. Should you let grime or stains remain on your exterior surfaces for a long time, it can result in permanent damage. Contaminants like mold actually feed off of your paint and other finishes, essentially removing these accents from your home. Throw in hard-to-reach areas like cracks and crevices that are notorious for mildew growth, and there's a lot of potential damage waiting.
Fortunately, a professional pressure washer in Walterboro, SC, can remove dirt, grime, mold, and other contaminants that can cause damage over time. This protects your investment and helps keep your family healthy.
Pressure Washing Primes Surfaces for Painting
If you have plans to resurface, refinish, or repaint exterior portions of your home, pressure cleaning is a great way to prep your work area. By removing all grime and dirt from your work surface, you can be sure that you're working on a smooth, clean area free of grit. Pressure wash first if you're planning on other projects like re-staining your deck or refinishing your in-ground pool. Doing so will help your outdoor surfaces hold their new finish easier.
Pressure Washing Protects Your Family
According to the ACAAI, some of the most common allergic triggers are mold, dust mites, pollen, and mildew. These contaminants can be harmful to your health. Having your home and its surfaces pressure washed at least once a year can be very beneficial for your family's health. This is especially true for people who are sensitive to allergens and mold. By removing contaminants and allergens from your home's surfaces, you can help prevent your family from getting sick. One of the best times to consider pressure washing your home is in springtime, when allergens are present. Our eco-friendly pressure washing solution will help remove and kill fungus, algae, mold, and even bacteria.
Commercial Pressure Washing in Walterboro, SC
If you own a business with a storefront, you know how important first impressions can be. When customers walk up to your store and see it covered in mold, mildew, dirt, and grime, they may have second thoughts about buying your products. After all, if you can't take the time to make your business presentable for customers, why would you put any effort into the service or product that you're selling?
At Palmetto Pressure Clean Walterboro, we work with business owners across Walterboro who know the value of a professionally cleaned storefront. Some just don't have the time to pressure wash their business themselves. Others prefer to rely on our team of professional pressure washers to get the job done right the first time. Whatever your commercial pressure washing needs may be, we are here to help.
We offer our unmatched pressure washing services to a number of different businesses and organizations in Walterboro, including:
- Business Storefronts
- Dumpster Pads
- Much More!
Call our office today at 843-593-6815 to learn more about our commercial pressure washing process, and to set up quarterly or monthly service to keep your storefront looking fresh and clean.
Benefits of Commercial Pressure Washing in Walterboro, SC
When your commercial property takes a beating from the weather in Chucktown, the best way to achieve a clean, new look is with professional pressure washing. Our team uses high-pressure washing solutions for areas like parking lots, sidewalks, masonry, and concrete. We then use low-pressure washing techniques on your siding, windows, and other areas that need a gentler touch.
Additional benefits of commercial pressure washing include:
Commercial Pressure Washing Means Fewer Repairs
With time, dirt and grime will build up on your commercial structure's sides and roof. When you pressure wash regularly, you can prevent rot from taking hold in areas where fences, sidewalks, gutters, and other hard surfaces are common. In fact, our cleaning solutions can help prevent serious structural damage caused by mold, mildew, algae, and other contaminants.
Commercial Pressure Washing Helps Curb Appeal
If you are a business owner with a storefront, you have probably spent hours of time and thousands of dollars updating your facade. But when you don't take proper care of your businesses' exterior, all that time and money go to waste. Doing so gives customers a great first impression before they walk into your store. Additionally, you will almost certainly get higher offers on your store if it has been pressure washed and cleaned prior to listing it for sale.
Commercial Pressure Washing Creates a Healthier Environment
Pressure washing makes any commercial building cleaner, making it a healthier environment for customers and employees. Customers just feel better and more at ease when they shop in a store that is well cared for. They are also more likely to spend more time in your business and become repeat customers. Not only will customers enjoy the benefits of a cleaner building, but so will your employees. They'll be healthier, happier, and won't have to worry about health concerns from mold, mildew, and fungus. Happy, healthy employees mean more satisfied customers, which ultimately benefits your bottom line.
Trust the Palmetto Pressure Clean Difference
At Palmetto Pressure Clean Walterboro, we are passionate about delivering quality pressure cleaning services for residential and commercial needs. We are committed to excellence, meaning our carefully selected pressure washers pay extra attention to detail and quality in every task they perform. We truly value each job, no matter how large or small they may be. Unlike some of our competitors in Walterboro, we want to build relationships with our clients. We strive to get to know every home and business owner that we have the privilege of serving. Whether we're pressure washing a historic home off Queen Street or a popular business off King Street, we always aim to exceed expectations.
Interested in learning more info about our pressure washing services in Walterboro? Curious whether pressure washing is appropriate for your home or business? Ready to set up an appointment? Our stellar team of customer service professionals is here to help, even if you have a couple of simple questions to ask.
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Where are all of the female leaders in Colleton County?
Women’s History Month is upon us. It’s a time to reflect on the significant advances that women have made in our history, as a world and nation and community. For most of the time since society began to document events and behaviors, women were seen as lesser citizens, with fewer actual rights given to them than the rights automatically bestowed to their male counterparts.In this nation, women’s rights hit a crescendo in 1920, when women were granted the right to vote in the United States; however, it wasn’t un...
Women’s History Month is upon us. It’s a time to reflect on the significant advances that women have made in our history, as a world and nation and community. For most of the time since society began to document events and behaviors, women were seen as lesser citizens, with fewer actual rights given to them than the rights automatically bestowed to their male counterparts.
In this nation, women’s rights hit a crescendo in 1920, when women were granted the right to vote in the United States; however, it wasn’t until 1965 when black women and all women of color were actually allowed to vote under the Voting Rights Act. This became the age of empowerment, when women started to fight hard for equal work rights and voting rights.
If you remember the era of the 1980s, this was when women actually first starting to take seats in boardrooms and began to work within power companies in the United States.
Now, in 2022, we are still struggling as a society with having few women in actual leadership roles. Women, as a gender, are now able to run for political and public offices and they are able to lead communities, but there are so few female leaders. Why don’t we have more female leaders?
There are educated debates on this very issue, with scholars pointing the finger to the women’s very needed present role in the family. Others say it is because there are still obstacles in place that prevent women from being able to do more with careers or leadership roles, such as affordable daycare or community support. In Colleton County, we have one elected female leader on Walterboro City Council; zero on Colleton County Council; one female administrator within a municipality; the school district leader is a female and there are a few female leaders within community organizations.
The rest of the councilmen and mayors and organizational figureheads and administrators and elected leaders are men. These are just facts. It is no one’s fault, and we are by no means placing the blame on the men who took on the responsibility of running for office and whose careers have brought them into leadership roles. We are, however, encouraging more women in our community to take on leadership roles.
Outside of our community, in nearby cities and counties, there are female sheriffs and female solicitors and female mayors and female councilwomen. We need more of that here.
In this month, let us take the time to recognize the work done by women in our history, who have helped to form the communities that we have today. Let us also encourage other women to do more in our own communities and support them in their endeavors.
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New 6th-grade campus will not be built by airport: $11 million school could go into a parking lot at CCMS
Take-Aways - The $11 million school will house about 400 6th graders - A bond referendum is an option to pay for the school - School district, airport might swap properties for campus construction - School district leaders asked for financial help from the Lowcountry Regional Airport Commission, but that request may not be possible - District leaders agree to let the airport commission name the school if the airport commission donates land”The site of a new 6th-grade campus for Colleton students has been unknown for several wee...
Take-Aways - The $11 million school will house about 400 6th graders - A bond referendum is an option to pay for the school - School district, airport might swap properties for campus construction - School district leaders asked for financial help from the Lowcountry Regional Airport Commission, but that request may not be possible - District leaders agree to let the airport commission name the school if the airport commission donates land”
The site of a new 6th-grade campus for Colleton students has been unknown for several weeks, with members of key committees saying that the school district’s original plan to build the school near the Lowcountry Regional Airport could not happen because of federal safety standards. The district, and the Colleton County School Board, stayed silent on the issue until Thursday, Feb. 10th, when Colleton County Superintendent Dr. Vallerie Cave and Colleton County School Board Chairman William Bowman met with the Lowcountry Regional Airport Commission (LRAC). The conversation was part of the airport commission’s regularly-scheduled monthly meetings.
In the meeting, Dr. Cave and Bowman told the commission that they district will not build the, 6th-grade academy in the Colleton Loop area due to concerns from the Aeronautics Commission.
Initially, the school district had plans to construct the academy across Robertson Boulevard on Colleton Loop Road; however, this is directly located at the end of the airport’s takeoff and landing runway.
SC Aeronautics Commission Safety Inspector David Smith explained to district officials in a previous January 6th meeting that locating a school near the end of an active runway is considered an incompatible land use with the airport.
The new school could potentially cause safety issues, not only for pilots using the airport, but also students and school staff on the ground. The proposed location would constitute an incompatible land use under Title 55, chapter 13 of state law, creating a foreseeable hazard and potential nuisance to aviation safety.
With this information, Dr. Cave and board members decided to use Plan B, which was an alternate plan for the proposed sixth grade academy.
According to Dr. Cave, the new school would be located directly in the teacher’s parking lot at Colleton County Middle School, near the newest wing. Two canopies would lead from the new 30,600 square foot school to the main campus.
While this is a less expensive option and a way to ease crowding at the Colleton County Middle School – the new 6th grade campus will house more than 400 sixth graders - there are some issues with this plan.
According to Dr. Cave and Bowman, the school district is asking the airport for a land donation of six wooded acres that sit directly behind the parking lot, or proposed academy, for recreation purposes.
This property is currently owned by the airport.
Price tag of the 6th grade campus
The district is also asking the airport for financial help at a cost of $5 million dollars. To sweeten the deal for airport leaders, district officials agreed to allow the airport commission to name the school, and the school’s theme would be “aeronautics.”
According to Dr. Cave, the total funds needed to construct this school is $11 million. She has hopes to extend robotics, STEM programs, ROTC, and other programs in the academy, as well as provide a kitchen, cafeteria, science rooms, nurse offices and other rooms.
She also stated that students in smaller schools perform better academically and there are less disciplinary problems.
Attorney Sabrina Johnson, a member of the commission, asked if the school district would be willing to swap property; the airport would give the school district the acreage they needed behind the middle school, and the district would give the airport the property near Colleton Loop.
Bowman said that the exchange might be possible, but he would have to take it to the school board for further discussion.
Commission Chairman Bill Young stated that the airport did not have $5 million to assist with the construction; the airport was still trying to recover from the tornado damage of April 2020. Some hangars have still not been rebuilt.
Bowman let the commission know that the school had only $6 million in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) funds. These funds are provided to school districts to help reopen and sustain schools and address the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on students.
Commission member and County Council Chairman Steven Murdaugh asked if the district was hoping for a portion of the one percent sales tax monies that will be voted on this fall. Bowman said that was a possibility. He also mentioned a bond referendum as a potential avenue to get funding.
Murdaugh then suggested that the request for $5 million might be better addressed to county council as a way to receive funds by utilizing various grants.
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Chamber vows to focus on prosperity and plans to launch new business journal
Businesses throughout Colleton County can expect to see some immediate changes happening within their business community as the Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce is shaking things up.The recently-appointed new president, Mark Wysong, says the chamber and its Board of Directors are focused on one major word for the entire county: prosperity. Wysong, 50, was named the new president in early January of this year, after former president Jeremy Ware resigned on December 31, 2021.“We are going to be advocating for our bus...
Businesses throughout Colleton County can expect to see some immediate changes happening within their business community as the Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce is shaking things up.
The recently-appointed new president, Mark Wysong, says the chamber and its Board of Directors are focused on one major word for the entire county: prosperity. Wysong, 50, was named the new president in early January of this year, after former president Jeremy Ware resigned on December 31, 2021.
“We are going to be advocating for our businesses in Colleton County. We are pushing for friendly policies and programs that will help existing businesses to thrive,” he said.
“As an entity, the chamber has a new mission. That mission is to advocate for businesses. That means we will seek business-friendly policies and programs,” said Wysong. “Our mission is also to promote infrastructure, housing and educational development to attract new businesses and to also provide members with affordable integrated services that will yield profitable growth,” he said.
“Prosperity is the great unifier.”
Existing members with the chamber can also expect more support, as part of a new plan to give services to help chamber businesses services yield profit. The chamber’s headquarters in downtown Walterboro has been renovated. It will provide a media production facility and television studio to chamber members, as a way to help them produce ads and construct promotional materials. This is for social media platforms and for on-air spots.
All of these services are included in their membership fees.
Additionally, the front portion of the chamber office has been turned into a “We Work” space.
“We want to be the ultimate business resource for our members,” said Wysong. “Our facilities are open to all members during normal business hours as part of your member dues,” he said.
“Prosperity is our major focus,” he said. “The whole point of this is to bring value to being a member of the chamber and to our community.
“Every dollar that comes into the chamber is going right back out into the businesses.”
To bring all of this together, the chamber is also launching a new business journal that will highlight businesses and chamber members each month. The journal will also focus on topics that businesses care about, and it will highlight the actions of local governments.
“This is an exciting new chapter in the history of our community, one that will strive to make a positive difference in all of our lives,” said Wysong.
Baron John R. Wallace has been an associate member of the chamber for 16 years. While speaking to him on Tuesday, he said he doesn’t believe the chamber, as an organization, has been on the right path for the last several years. Wallace said he was happy to recently meet with Wysong, and he believes the new direction of the chamber will actually promote local businesses and help the business community to prosper. “Networking events are nice, to rub elbows. And those are important. But those events don’t help businesses grow. We needed more from our chamber, and after meeting with Mr. Wysong and hearing about these new plans, I know we are on the right path,” said Wallace.
The Walterboro-Colleton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Business After Hours and informational drop-in at Maine Street Grill on Feb. 22nd from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Anyone interested in getting more information on the chamber is welcome to attend, said Wysong. “Everyone is welcome,” he said. “It is open to the public and we can’t wait to meet all our new members.”
The grill is located at 256 E. Washington Street in Walterboro.
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SCISA announces changes in reclassification for 2022-24
The South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA) recently announced major changes to member schools regarding athletic realignment for 2022-2024. For the first time in over 40 years, SCISA will add a new classification - AAAA. All-Sports classification (non-football) will include AAAA, AAA, AA, and Class A. For football, which is determined by the number of boys in grades 8-11, SCISA announced five classes including AAAA, AAA, AA, A, and 8-man.For 2022-24, Colleton Prep will compete in Region 2-AA in the all-sports classifica...
The South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA) recently announced major changes to member schools regarding athletic realignment for 2022-2024. For the first time in over 40 years, SCISA will add a new classification - AAAA. All-Sports classification (non-football) will include AAAA, AAA, AA, and Class A. For football, which is determined by the number of boys in grades 8-11, SCISA announced five classes including AAAA, AAA, AA, A, and 8-man.
For 2022-24, Colleton Prep will compete in Region 2-AA in the all-sports classification and in AA in football.
SCISA All-Sport Classification from across the state includes:
Region I: Augusta Christian, Ben Lippen, Cardinal Newman, Hammond, Heathwood Hall
Region II: Camden Military, Laurence Manning, Trinity Collegiate, Wilson Hall
Region III: Ashley Hall, First Baptist, Northwood, Pinewood Prep, Porter-Gaud
Region I: Hilton Head Christian, Hilton Head, Prep John Paul II (region will complete region schedule with Class 2A-Region II)
Region II: The Carolina Academy, Christian Academy (MB). Florence Christian, Pee Dee Academy, Williamsburg Academy Region III: First Presbyterian, Oakbrook Prep, Spartanburg Christian, Spartanburg Day, Greenwood Christian Region IV: Northside Christian, Orangeburg Prep, Palmetto Christian, Thomas Sumter
Region I: Andrew Jackson, Calhoun, Cathedral, Clarendon Hall, Dorchester, St. John’s Christian
Region II: Beaufort, Bethesda, Colleton Prep, Holy Trinity Classical, Patrick Henry, Thomas Heyward, Cross Schools, Heritage
Region III: Dillon Christian, Lee, Marlboro, The King’s Academy
Region I: Charleston Collegiate, Crown Leadership, Faith Christian, Holly Hill, Jefferson Davis, Ridge Christian
Region II: Conway Christian, Lowcountry Prep, North Myrtle Beach Christian, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Region III: Community Christian, Curtis Baptist, Ragin Prep, Sandhills School, South Aiken Baptist
Region IV: Anderson Christian, Cambridge, Laurens, Newberry, Richard Winn, Wardlaw, W.W. King, Palmetto Christian
SCISA Football Classification:
Class AAAA: Augusta Christian, Ben Lippen, Camden Military, Cardinal Newman, Hammond, Heathwood Hall, Laurence Manning, Porter-Gaud, Trinity Collegiate
Class AAA: First Baptist, Florence Christian, Hilton Head Christian, Hilton Head Prep, John Paul II, Northwood, Pee Dee, Pinewood Prep, Wilson Hall
Class AA: Beaufort, Bethesda, Carolina, Christian Academy, Colleton Prep, Greenwood Christian, Northside Christian, Orangeburg Prep, Palmetto Christian, Spartanburg Christian, Thomas Sumter, Williamsburg
Class A: Andrew Jackson, Calhoun, Clarendon Hall, Conway Christian, Dillon Christian, Dorchester, Lee, Patrick Henry, St. John’s Christian, The King’s Academy, Thomas Heyward
8-man: Cathedral, Charleston Collegiate, Conway Christian, Cross Schools, Holly Hill, Holy Trinity Classical Christian, Jefferson Davis, Laurens, Newberry, Richard Winn, Wardlaw, W.W. King, Oakbrook
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APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. establishing operations in Colleton County
More than $1.9 million investment will create 50 new jobs COLUMBIA, S.C. – APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc., a mattress manufacturing company, today announced plans to establish operations in Colleton County. The more than $1.9 million investment will create 50 new jobs.Established in 2021, APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. produces mattresses for retail stores and e-commerce businesses.Located at 304 Thunderbolt Drive in Walterboro, APEX Mattress Manufact...
COLUMBIA, S.C. – APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc., a mattress manufacturing company, today announced plans to establish operations in Colleton County. The more than $1.9 million investment will create 50 new jobs.
Established in 2021, APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. produces mattresses for retail stores and e-commerce businesses.
Located at 304 Thunderbolt Drive in Walterboro, APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc.’s new facility is the company’s first manufacturing operation.
The new facility is expected to be operational by January 2022. Individuals interested in joining the APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. team should email [email protected].
“APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. is delighted to announce the presence of our first U.S. mattress manufacturing facility in Walterboro, South Carolina. Through our comprehensive strategic planning and study, South Carolina offers the best climate for new business, and Colleton County offers the best location for being close to both the Charleston and Savannah ports. Thank you, South Carolina, for offering the business-friendly environment and warm welcome!” -APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. President Jack Hung
“South Carolina continues to drive in economic growth across our state and specifically in our rural communities. I congratulate APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. on their new facility in Colleton County, and I look forward to watching them grow in the Palmetto State.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“We are excited that APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. has chosen South Carolina for their new operating facility. Today’s announcement is another indication that companies recognize the benefits of doing business in the Palmetto State. We are thankful to this company’s investment and the 50 jobs it will create.” -Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightsey III
“This is another win for Colleton County! We are excited that APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. has decided to locate in Walterboro and look forward to forming a partnership with their management team to ensure that they have what is needed to be successful. I am excited to see the finished product they are manufacturing. Thank you for bringing jobs to our region.” -Colleton County Council Chair Steve Murdaugh
“Congratulations to Colleton County and APEX Mattress Manufacturing, Inc. on this important job-creating announcement in Walterboro. Every job created provides a better opportunity for a family in our region, and we are pleased to assist Colleton County and APEX in any way that we can.” -SouthernCarolina Alliance Chair Marty Sauls