Category Archives: Building and Renovation

5 Features Your Cabin Needs

by Mikkie Mills Owning a cabin is a great way to escape from reality. You can get away from your busy life for a little while and enjoy the serenity of nature. It’s the ideal vacation home, but not all … Continue reading

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How to Build an Eco-Friendly Cabin

by Craig Middleton Having a getaway cabin is a dream for anyone. Deciding to do it is admirable. If you’ve found a spot of land in the country to create your getaway home, you probably want to have it built … Continue reading

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5 Spare Room Ideas for Your Vacation Home

By Holly Welles Everyone has a busy life that keeps them grounded at home, but sometimes it’s nice to get away for a while. Vacation homes are a relaxing escape from the stresses of your routine, especially when you don’t … Continue reading

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Simple Updates Can Transform Your Family Cabin

by Mikkie Mills So, this is the summer you are going to finally get around to fixing up the family’s rustic cabin? When these five improvements are completed, you might even consider visiting during the other three seasons, too. Create … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Improve Your Newfound Vacation Home

by Mikkie Mills You just bought your dream vacation home in cabin country. It is a great community, but if you purchased one of the older cabins some upgrades may be in order. Even in a newer building, you want … Continue reading

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How To Maintain Your Cabin, Inside and Out

By Mikkie Mills Maybe you live in your log cabin year-round, maybe it is a vacation home that you retreat to seasonally, or maybe it is an investment property that you rent out to vacationers. In any case, you must … 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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The Pros and Cons of Classic A-Frame Cabins

by Holly Welles The A-frame house, in its purest form, is a triangle-shaped cabin featuring two steeply angled sides which usually begin at the foundation line and serve as the roof. While this style of home has been popular for … Continue reading

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The Most Popular Architectural Styles for a Lakeside Cabin

by Holly Welles Lake Home plans come in many shapes and sizes to ensure its functionality meets your design preferences. Whether you’re designing your year-round lake home or a vacation home, you have plenty of options to choose from. So, … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Building a Lake Home

by Holly Welles Building a home can be a great alternative to buying. You get increased control over customization and pricing, and you can create an efficient construction from scratch instead of retrofitting an old house. Plus, you witness your … Continue reading

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