Category Archives: DIY & Renovation

Things You Should Know about Cabin Maintenance

By Lana Hawkins All those people who own a wood cabin eagerly look forward to weekends and vacation times when they can escape from city chaos and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of their second home. However, very often, after returning … Continue reading

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Add Style to Your Cabin with a Few Luxuries

By John Miller We would all love to live in a stylish, elegant cabin but the cost of doing this is probably out of the range of most of us, isn’t it? Well, the truth is that by adding some clever little … Continue reading

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By Anna Patiuk So long bug spray and annoying mosquito bites. These blood suckers are finally at bay (thank goodness), but a new wave of pests are bound to arise during the late summer and early fall – and will … Continue reading

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Tips To Improve TV Reception At Your Cabin

By Debbie Davison TV reception has always been a problem in cabin country. It simply isn’t feasible for broadcast providers to place towers everywhere. Find out how you can fight bad reception. Reception seems to always go hand in hand when talking … Continue reading

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Hardwood Floor Cleaning Tips

by Ella Andrews Hardwood floors are fairly often seen around cabin homes, so they also need to be cleaned as diligently and often as any other surface. To do that however you will need to be properly prepared to make … Continue reading

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Opening Up the Cabin!

When warmer weather hits, we all get the “bug” – to run up to our cabin and spruce it up for spring! As long as you’ve winterized everything, it should be fairly painless. Keep in mind that those vacation days … Continue reading

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Inventory Check – What do You Need for Your Cabin Vacation

by Ella Andrews Are you looking forward to a nice vacation at your cabin? If it is the secluded cabin that you want to spend more time at, you should definitely make sure you have everything you need in check. … Continue reading

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Living the Green Dream: Sustainable Cabins

By Sally Smyth perfect wilderness retreat which everyone dreams of: pristine lakes, tall pines and the sweet smell of the woodstove burning in the evenings. The idyllic cabin in the woods – the ultimate escape – is where everyone enjoys the … Continue reading

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Cleaning Tips for Your Log Cabin

When talking about house cleaning there are few basics that are a must. The cabins don’t make an exception even if they are only a vacation home. On the contrary, this should be one more reason to spare some extra … Continue reading

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Give Your Vacation Home A New Look

by Ella Andrews There are great ways you can improve your vacation home, turning it into something more interesting and lasting overall. You can follow the tips ahead for a few useful ideas you can implement into your renovation efforts: … Continue reading

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