The new coronavirus has changed life for all of us. Local businesses have taken a huge economic hit, but communities are finding creative ways to support the establishments they know and love.

In an effort to help local businesses in our communities stay connected and succeed, Patch will shine a light on some of them through a series of Q&A articles during this time.

Vintage Begonia is one of the businesses in town facing struggles during the coronavirus. You can lend your support by reading more about the company, below, and by contacting them here.

Tell us about your business and its history in your town.

Established in 2009, we are proud to be one of the older “old town Temecula businesses.” We love helping locals with unique home decor and Annie Sloan chalk paint for home improvement, we enjoy serving our community and looking forward to bringing joy to our patrons.

How has the new coronavirus impacted your business and its employees?

We really miss our clients coming in and chatting and seeking recommendations for their home. Finances and life are tough right now, but us “Temeculians” are tougher. We as a community will bounce back and us ladies at Vintage Begonia will be the first to hoop and holler for joy when this is over. Right now we are doing curbside and free local delivery for our awesome Annie Sloan chalk paint. Home improvement never goes out of style!

How can local customers support you now and in the future?

Paint paint paint! Whether it’s a piece of furniture or your kitchen cabinets we are your source for success. We love when clients ask us for advice and do FaceTime or Zoom and hang out with us. Seeing the completed projects is very rewarding.

Do you have any words of encouragement for your community?

Before this virus, during this virus and after this virus, Vintage Begonia we will be here for you.

Are you offering any special services, promotions or hours during this time?

Monday through Saturday open for curbside pickup 10 p.m. to 1 p.m. and free local delivery.

Are there any other outstanding businesses in town you think deserve some community support?

Little Viking.

Do you own a local business in need of a feature on Patch? Fill out the questions in this form for consideration. Or, check out Patch’s full list of resources for small businesses during the coronavirus crisis.

Thank you, and stay safe!


This article originally appeared on the Temecula Patch