Category Archives: Maintenance

3 Electrical Hazards To Watch For

by Paisley Hansen  When purchasing a cabin, the most important inspection category to be aware of is the health of the electrical system. Problems in this area can be prohibitively expensive to correct and failure to do so can be … Continue reading

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Tips To Get Your Cabin Ready for Spring

  By Mikkie Mills A beautiful cabin nestled into the mountains is a fabulous getaway for relaxing and enjoying some time in nature. After a long winter, your cabin may need a little extra care to get ready for the … Continue reading

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Upgrade Your Log Cabin’s Energy-Efficiency

by Mikkie Mills When you retreat to your log cabin this winter, whether, for a weekend or a month, you want the rustic experience without the freezing temperatures. Depending on your climate, it’s not always easy to heat or cool … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Cabin for a Winter Visit

by Mikkie Mills Whether your vacation cabin has been in the family for generations or is new-to-you, it’s important to treat it with the same care that you treat your home. Cabins, like homes, need upkeep. Because you’re not there … Continue reading

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10 Areas To Check Before You Leave Your Cabin

by Craig Middleton After a blissful, long summer at your cabin on the lake, remember to do these 10 things. Furnace Clean the furnace filter to make the system more efficient, while reducing the risk of fire. Make sure you … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways To Keep Mice Out Of Your Cabin

By Ashley Halsey A cabin is a fantastic option when you need to get away and relax. However, this can be hard to do when you notice mice droppings on the floor of your cabin or even see or hear … Continue reading

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How to Prepare Your Lake Home for This Winter

by Patrick Adams Preparing the lake house for the winter season may require a certain checklist. You need to make sure that certain check-ups are done in order to have your house ready for cold winter days. That is why … Continue reading

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The Top Signs You Need Plumber

by Mikkie Mills Plumbing issues do not discriminate. They also tend to pop up at the most inopportune times – such as the middle of the night or on a holiday weekend when you have friends and family coming over. … 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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