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Four Ideas to Cozy Up Your Winter Cabin

By Craig Middleton While it is a hot summer, it is time to start getting ready for the cold and getting your cabin up to date. One of the chief concerns an owner of a cabin in the woods has … Continue reading

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Your Cabin Home: Traditional Design, Modern Function

by Craig Middleton There are many reasons you may want your home to look like a traditional cabin. Cabins evoke a sense of history, simplicity and nature. What distinguishes cabins from other home designs is a rustic, casual feel. They … Continue reading

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How To Maintain Your Cabin Year-Round

By Craig Middleton If you have a cabin you know that one of the greatest pleasures is to disappear to your cabin for a chance to unplug and relax. As you read this you are probably thinking about sitting by the … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Improve Your Summer Home

by Craig Middleton If you own a summer home, chances are you love it and you see it as your own personal oasis. It’s your home away from home where you can entertain and relax to your heart’s content. It’s … Continue reading

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How to Add an Outdoor Kitchen and Dining Area to Your Backyard

by Alejandro Smith The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting social distancing guidelines have encouraged millions of Americans to spend more time at home. Despite the pandemic, however, there are tons of benefits to being outdoors, and it can significantly improve … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Small Cabin Decorating

By Tanya Mayer The fact that your cabin is small doesn’t mean it needs to feel cramped. With these 10 decorating tips you can easily take advantage of space and enhance the comfort and functionality of every inch. Reflect The … Continue reading

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How to Design a Weather-Resistant Lake Home

By Holly Welles With summer just around the corner, we’re all looking forward to some time under the sun and on the water. A lake house or waterfront property is a fantastic investment and a great way for you and … Continue reading

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Color Combinations Perfect for Rustic Lake Homes

By Holly Welles If you’re after a rustic look for your vacation house, you’ll want to choose natural materials. Different metals complement various woods – and often, textured rugs add a bit of organic comfort to a room. Yet what about … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Cabin Safe While You’re Away

By Craig Middleton You bought a cabin or second home to provide a little sanctuary from your regular life. Unfortunately, you aren’t present at your cabin on a regular basis and this makes it a potential target for burglars. Here … Continue reading

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Photography Tips for Selling or Renting your Cabin

by Kristy Jones Realtors and real estate agents these days are fully aware of the benefits given by high quality photography in selling a property. And cabins are no exemptions. Since no two cabins are identical and there are specific … Continue reading

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