Friday, January 18, 2019

The 2019 Buick Models are Here! Find Yours Today.


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- The 2019 Buick models have arrived at Graff Mt. Pleasant! The oldest vehicle manufacturer on the planet, Buick can lay claim to some of the greatest vehicle innovations throughout history, including OHV engines and synchromesh transmission. However, their storied past isn't what defines Buick - it's their ability to create bold, reliable, luxury vehicles that are always ready to race towards the future. Find the Buick you've always wanted, and start your next journey today! 



THE 2019 BUICK CASCADA 

An all-season convertible, created for those who like to roam in style, the 2019 Buick Cascada makes the open road a thrill. Meticulously crafted from refined materials, and equipped with a 1.6L turbocharged engine, plus a sport-tuned suspension; the Cascada is the perfect blend of seamless performance power and effortless beauty. Notable features include the convertible top's automatic retractable capabilities, it's StabiliTrak system, forward collision alert, and lane departure warning. Want to know more about the 2019 Buick Cascada? Click the links below now to download a brochure, or shop available models at Graff Mt. Pleasant. 

Download the 2019 Buick Cascada Brochure: https://bit.ly/2TUKW7l

Shop Available 2019 Buick Cascada Models: https://bit.ly/2SYr82I


THE 2019 BUICK ENCORE

Complete your to-do list with style and ease in the 2019 Buick Encore. This bold and athletically styled SUV transforms your everyday responsibilities into an event, with features like a power moonroof, indoor air quality systems, and award-worthy nimble handling. You can arrive at every destination with peace of mind, thanks to the Encore's sporty performance capabilities, like a turbocharged engine, agile handling, and available AWD. It's outfitted with spacious storage options and flexible seating, so your trip to the farmer's market or the in-laws will always be successful. Carve your own path in the 2019 Buick Encore today. To learn more about this luxury crossover, click the links below now. You can download the official 2019 Buick Encore brochure or browse our available inventory. 

Download the 2019 Buick Encore Brochure: https://bit.ly/2srKlhL

Shop Available 2019 Buick Encore Models: https://bit.ly/2FB2OQt



THE 2019 BUICK ENCLAVE 

Allow us to introduce you to the SUV of the future, the 2019 Buick Enclave! Aesthetically pleasing and smart, this family-friendly vehicle allows you to make every moment spent together extraordinary. Powerful, efficient, and responsive, the Buick Enclave fuses reliable performance with comfort-enhancing features like QUIETTUNING technology, hands-free power liftgate, and easy-to-load cargo space - just to name a few. No matter the length of your adventure, you can journey with confidence, thanks to capabilities like intelligent all-wheel drive, a five rear link suspension, and traction select. Want to hit the open road in a 2019 Buick Enclave of your own? Head to our website and view our available inventory by clicking the link below now. Or you can download the official 2019 Buick Enclave brochure. 

Download the 2019 Buick Encore Brochure: https://bit.ly/2RQnvOZ

Shop Available 2019 Buick Enclave Models: https://bit.ly/2HgVCvs


THE 2019 BUICK ENVISION

Every drive matters, so spend each and every mile in a vehicle that understands your individual needs. When you step behind the wheel of the 2019 Buick Envision you'll wonder how you ever lived without it. Inspired by the luxury destinations you love to relax in, the 2019 Buick Envision's interior creates a travel and sensory experience you'll can't believe you get to experience every day. With available capabilities like warming and cooling front seats, QuietTuning technology, sliding rear seating, and more! It's completely redesigned exterior features new sculpting, a completely redesigned grille, and bright LED-accented headlamps to create a look that's elegant and athletic. To learn more about the 2019 Buick Envision, click the link below to visit the official brochure. Ready to buy one of your own today? Shop available inventory on Graff Mt. Pleasant's website now. 

Download the 2019 Buick Envision Brochure: https://bit.ly/2QPR1Qr

Shop Available 2019 Buick Envision Models: https://bit.ly/2FvnA4K


THE 2019 BUICK LACROSSE

Draw all eyes towards you in the 2019 Buick LaCrosse. Designed to excite and move the senses, this luxury sedan is the height of Buick luxury and craftsmanship. It's spacious interior and upscale technology features make every drive easy and comfortable, while it's performance power possibilities ensure you arrive at every destination feeling thrilled and in control. The Buick LaCrosse's advanced safety technology will keep you highly alerted to whatever hazards you may meet on the road. Overcome any and all obstacles with ease thanks to features like front pedestrian braking, a safety alert seat, automatic parking assist, rear cross traffic alert and more! A refined vehicle choice or those that appreciate classic power and beauty, the 2019 Buick LaCrosse is the perfect car for those that want to drive a legend in the making. Falling in love with the LaCrosse already? We don't blame you. To find yours, head over to our website to shop the models available at Graff Mt. Pleasant. Want to know more about this luxury sedan? Download the 2019 Buick Lacrosse Brochure by clicking the link below.

Download the 2019 Buick LaCrosse Brochure: https://bit.ly/2sr869z

Shop Available 2019 Buick LaCrosse Models: https://bit.ly/2DbUZ22


THE 2019 BUICK REGAL TOURX

Your adventure awaits! The 2019 Buick Regal TourX is like no other Buick ever made. A luxury wagon made for the sporty at heart, this boldly styled and responsive vehicle can handle whatever getaways you have in mind. No matter what your destination is, the Buick Regal TourX will make the ride comfortable and stress-free with its responsive performance and precise control. It's agile handling and rugged capability deliver a smooth and enjoyable ride, every time. It features a versatile cargo space that can handle luggage for a weekend rendezvous or a two-week vacation, plus standard roof rails that can be fitted with available accessory bars to make attaching and hauling your gear easy and convenient. Explore with confidence, knowing that Buick has your back with vehicle technology like the Buick Infotainment system, a wireless charging station and more! Feeling inspired to head into the unknown? Look for your 2019 Buick Regal TourX today! Want to know more about its capabilities? Click the link below to download the official vehicle brochure. 

Download the 2019 Buick Regal TourX Brochure: https://bit.ly/2SYKR2q

Shop Available 2019 Buick Regal TourX Models: https://bit.ly/2SS7Qfb


 THE 2019 BUICK REGAL SPORTBACK AVENIR

Innovative performance has a new identity! Introducing the first-ever Regal Avenir. A model of Buick luxury, this sedan masterfully merges the previous model's innovative amenities with all-new styling cues that reflect it's elevated status. Whatever qualities you value in a vehicle, whether it's power, versatility, or technology, the 2019 Buick Regal Sportback has it all. Turn heads in the parking garage and on the highway with assertive accents like lower rocker panels and a rear spoiler, and performance features like Brembo front brakes and interactive drive control. The interior is crafted to surprise and impress at every turn with accents like quilt-stitched seating, ambient lighting, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Step into a soon-to-be legend today. Find your 2019 Buick Regal Sportback in Graff Mt. Pleasant's inventory now. Or learn more about the first-ever Avenir, by downloading the official vehicle brochure using the link below. 

Download the 2019 Buick Regal Sportback Avenir Brochure: https://bit.ly/2Ma6vxO

Shop Available 2019 Buick Regal Sportback Avenir Models: https://bit.ly/2SYr82I

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858. 




Friday, January 11, 2019

A January Playlist for Ultimate Positive Vibes


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- With the arrival of January, the bitter Michigan winter is in full swing, and if you're anything like us, you're probably starting to slip into the winter blues. While it's hard not to be affected by the melancholy vibes that usually coincide with the cold season, there are ways to beat them. While eating healthy, taking vitamin supplements, and maintaining a regular exercise routine are all great ways to ensure you beat that winter-onset depression, having a great playlist at your disposal is a sure-fire way to chill out and cheer up. We bring you the perfect January playlist to keep those positive vibes flowing all winter long. 




1. IT ALL FEELS RIGHT - ALL WASHED OUT 

If you don't feel even a little uplifted after jamming to this track, we don't know what to tell you. 


2. MY GIRLS - ANIMAL COLLECTIVE  

An oldie, but a goodie. This song remains an indie music mainstay, despite it's age. Give it a listen and find out why. 


3. TAKE A WALK - PASSION PIT  

If the winter blues seem unbeatable, throw your headphones in, bundle up, put some passion pit on and take a walk! 



4. JUNK OF THE HEART (HAPPY) - THE KOOKS

A love song that'll have you feeling, well, happy! We just can't stop dancing to this one.




5. STAR-CROSSED LOVERS - THE FRATELLIS  

Get ready to hit that re-play button over and over again. This song will have you feeling so brilliantly positive, you'll totally forget that it's winter. 



6. TAPOUT - THE STROKES

For those of you that have been looking for a new jam that's so rock n' roll, we're willing to bet you that this is it. 


7. FEELS LIKE WE ONLY GO BACKWARDS - TAME IMPALA

Half up-beat, half-reflective. This is the perfect song to take you through a little winter introspection. 


8. EVERYTHING GOES (WOW) - BROODS 

This song gets us in such a summery mood, what snow are you talking about? 


9. WALKING ON A DREAM - EMPIRE OF THE SUN

Just like the title suggest, this up-beat jam will have you feeling some sort of sunny dream. 



10. I WANNA GET BETTER - BLEACHER

This should be everyone's anthem, not only do we strongly identify with the message, but it's a great dance tune too! 

What did you think of our playlist? Are there any songs we included that you love to jam to? Or did you a find a couple new favorites? Comment and let us know!

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858. 


Want 3 Free Months of OnStar? Chevy's Got You


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- The holidays might be over, but Chevrolet is still feeling the spirit of giving. With a cold and snow-heavy winter ahead of us, the company is teaming up with OnStar to provide Chevy customers with a little peace of mind for the months ahead. Starting today, over 19 million Chevy owners will be eligible for 3 months of complimentary safety and security coverage from OnStar. 


Paul Edwards, U.S. Vice President of Chevrolet Marketing said "These services can help Chevy customers drive with confidence during some of the most dangerous times to be on the road...with OnStar, we're bringing peace of mind to owners, knowing that an advisor is ready to help."

The services available include Automatic Crash Response, Roadside Assistance, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist and more! To receive this gift, simply push your blue OnStar button and tell the advisor that you would like to enroll in Chevy's complimentary OnStar Safety and Security offer. The advisor will automatically provide one month at no cost, and two additional months of coverage if the owner puts a credit card on file for monthly auto renewal in a plan. 

This offer is available for eligible for properly equipped 2006 and newer Chevrolet vehicle with inactive OnStar service. The enrollment period ends on Jan. 23 2019. 

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858. 




Tuesday, January 8, 2019

6 Indoor Plants that Anyone Can Grow


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- If you're in possession of a black thumb, but have always wanted to spruce up your home with some indoor plants, all is not lost. While you could opt for greenery of the plastic variety, don't give up on the idea of bringing some real-life plant babies home. There's plenty of great flora options that anyone can grow, and are *almost* impossible to kill. We hope these adorable little guys inspire you to give gardening a second shot, or if you're an avid plant parent, to bring some new ones home! 



1. JADE PLANT


This precious little succulent, once called the money plant is thought to bring good luck to their owners, which made them a popular housewarming gift. To keep your jade plant alive and well, make sure that it gets at least four or more hours of sunlight per day, the best way to achieve this is to place it in a room with a south-facing window. During the spring and summer, water it often to ensure the soil is always moist, but not wet. Reduce watering to monthly in the water. Ensure it's potted in succulent or a cacti mix soil, and kept in a temperature ranging from 50-70 degrees. Jade plants are known for their ease of propogation, so if you're looking for a cheap way to always have cute gifts on hand, this is the plant for you. 


2. LUCKY BAMBOO 


If you're a beginning houseplant gardener, the fascinating and beautiful lucky bamboo plant is the perfect guinea pig. Oddly enough, the plant actually isn't bamboo at all, it's a member of the Dracaena family, and is only labeled bamboo because of the woody quality of it's stems. To keep your lucky bamboo pulling in good fortune, ensure that it's in an area full of bright light. It does not do well in direct, hot sunlight, but most plant experts say a north-facing window is a good home for this little guy. Make sure the plant's roots are fully covered in distilled or purified water, and switch it out every 2 months or so. Some plant experts say it's unnessescary to use fertilizer, but if you feel the need to, there's one called Super Green formulated specifically for Lucky Bamboo growing in water. Make sure you brush the leaves off every so often with a soft brush as well, this will keep dust from collecting and clogging up the plant's pores. 


3. ALOE VERA 


Aloe Vera is the perfect kitchen companion, as the gel that collects within the stalks is excellent for treating burns. They require very little care, and you can feel good knowing that this plant will not only improve the aesthetics of your home, it serves a purpose as well. Keep it in a bright window, so it can soak up maximum sunshine, water it only when the leaves feel dry or brittle, and make sure that the water drains out. It should be planted in a succulent or cacti mix soil, and like the majority of succulents, fertilizer is not necessary. 


4. PEACE LILY  


Peace lilies are extremely popular houseplants, due to their beauty and easy care routine. These plants are tropical and evergreen, so they need dappled sunlight and consistent moisture. Pot them with a well-draining, all-purpose potting soil, and repot annually in the spring. Do not overwater, but keep the soil consistently moist. Peace lilies are also extremely sensitive to chemicals, so make sure you use distilled or filtered water. They plants thrive in high humidity, so give the leaves regular misting, or place them on top of a tray of wet gravel. Due to their tropical origins, they do best when kept in a temperature of 70 degrees or above, do not keep in direct sunlight, but ensure their home is in a well-lit area. Peace lilies are extremely poisonous, so make sure to keep them away from pets and children.


5. ZZ PLANT


You couldn't kill this plant if you tried! It's a slow grower, but their care is easy as can be. They do well in low light or bright light, and only need water when their soil is very dry. They look so green and sturdy, that they are often taken for artificial plants, so even if you give them a fair amount of neglect, they'll still look on point. The ZZ plant is poisonous, so if you have children, dogs or cats, make sure that you keep it well out of reach.


6. JUNIPER BONSAI PLANT 


If you're someone in possession of a black thumb, the word bonsai, probably spikes a tiny bit of fear in your heart. But don't worry, juniper bonsai trees are actually extremely hardy and durable. They need only moderate to direct light and require very little water, as their roots don't like wetness, but you can mist the leaves to give them a little rejuvenation. They will need a slight amount of pruning throughout the growth season, and should be repotted once every two years. 

We hope this blog inspires you to bring some new greenery into your life! Plants are great for helping to beat those winter blues. Was there a plant we mentioned that you're interested in? Or were there any easy-care plants we missed? Comment and let us know!

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858. 

Monday, January 7, 2019

Coming Soon to a Dealership Near You!


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- BREAKING NEWS: The all-new Chevrolet Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD, and 6500HD - the first ever medium-duty Silverado trucks are in production and headed to a dealership near you soon! These models, first revealed to the public at the 2018 NTEA Work Truck Show are designed to be the most customer-focused Silverados yet, rounding out Chevy's recent truck-winning streak. 

These new trucks are promising popularity with fleet managers, truck drivers, and technicians due to their clean, straight frame rail design which has no rivets, brackets, or welds that get in the way. Additionally, the seven cab-to-axle lengths can work for a variety of upfits, making it the perfect vehicle choice for anyone in the housing and highway construction, landscaping, or utility industries. 

The launch of these beastly new Truck Legends, caps off a record year for GM's commercial business, with a double-digit, year-over-year sales increase expected. The cause for this sudden success? Ed Peper, U.S. Vice President of GM Fleat chalks it up to the fact that "We've listened to the needs of our customers, and we're building the vehicles that they're asking for". From crossovers, to sedans and large trucks, Chevrolet's large vehicle portfolio is quickly being recognized as a one-stop shop for commercial customers to support their business' transportation needs. 

What are your thoughts on these newly-released Silverados? Do you need one in your life? Comment and let us know! We love hearing from you. 

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

6 Mt. Pleasant Businesses That Can Help You Be the Best You Can Be in 2019


MT. PLEASANT, Mich -- Happy New Year! We hope the beginning of 2019 was wonderful. By now, you've probably already drafted a list of resolutions and affirmations for this year, but we want to help you stick to those goals, and support the amazing entrepreneurs in our community! No matter what your resolution is: a new diet, fitness routine, or a commitment to mindfulness, Mt. Pleasant is full of small businesses that can help you be the best you can be in 2019! 




1. PURE VITALITY JUICE BAR & SPA

Need a little rejuvenation? Don't we all after the holidays? If you're looking for a place to help you live well, Pure Vitality is it. Stop in for a fresh juice or smoothie, get a massage, or try out a float pod! Whatever your preferred form of revitalization is, Pure Vitality has a service that will give your health and wellness goals a boost! 

Visit Their Website Now: https://bit.ly/2R54rwX


2. GREENTREE COOPERATIVE GROCERY 

Since 1970, GreenTree Co-op has been providing the citizens of Mt. Pleasant a friendly, health-conscious shopping experience. They offer a wide range of sustainable alternatives to conventionally-made products and foods, with numerous vegan, gluten-free, and raw options. Browse the shelves to find healthy staples for your home, or hit up their deli for a selection of ready-made salads, soups, sandwiches, baked goods and more! 

Visit Their Website now: https://bit.ly/2CKOoM4



3. COLOR WORKS HAIR COMPANY

Want to revamp your look for the New Year? Or just give treat your locks to a little self care? Color Works is the place to do it. This highly-reviewed salon, is staffed by friendly, knowledgeable stylists who deliver cutting-edge looks in a relaxing and enjoyable environment. From color and extensions, to waxing, specialty styling, and makeup, the team at Color Works can do it all. 

Visit Their Website Now: https://bit.ly/2AqZIeq


4. KARMA KAT CAFE

If you're trying to get more good vibes into your schedule this year, the Karma Kat Cafe should be on your list of places to be. This Mt. Pleasant gem is a chill hang-out area full of adoptable cats to cuddle. They sell fun pet merchandise, and local cat art, and host special events like yoga and painting with cats. Don't have time to stop by? The Karma Kat Cafe runs completely on donations, so if you want to support the work they do, make a charitable gift today! 

Visit Their Website Now: https://bit.ly/2VxbtJw


5. REDBLOOM YOGA

Want to hop on the Yoga train? Redbloom is the perfect place for beginners and experienced yogis alike. A calming environment, with caring and accommodating teachers, Redbloom believes that yoga is for everyBODY regardless of age, background, experience or ability. They offer a wide range of classes, so no matter what kind of experience you want, there's bound to be one you're comfortable in. In addition, your first class is free so you can try before you buy! 

Visit Their Website Now: https://bit.ly/2TmA3uv


6. MP FIT CLUB

Need a little help sticking to your 2019 fitness resolutions? MP Fit Club offers 40 classes each week, so whatever your "fit" plan is, you'll find the support and motivation you need to achieve your goals. The gym maintains an emphasis on an accepting, family-oriented environment, so if you've had negative experiences at a gym in the past, don't write this place off. From boxing and Zumba to cardio and cross-training, there's sure to be a class you'll love. Plus, your first week is free. Sign up now! 

Visit Their Website: https://bit.ly/2s5qdBN

What are your 2019 Resolutions, and how are you holding yourself to them? Do you frequent any of the Mt. Pleasant gems we featured? Was there one we missed? Comment and let us know, we love hearing from you! 

At Hank Graff Mt. Pleasant we strive to provide our customers with a car buying experience that is accommodating, stress-free and fun! Visit us at our Chevrolet dealership located at 4580 E Pickard Rd in Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48858 or our Buick GMC Cadillac dealership located at 116 N. Mission St in Mount Pleasant, MI 48858.