Category Archives: Maintenance

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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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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Tips for Snowy Winters at the Cabin

by Holly Welles Winter months are hit or miss for cabins — you might find them packed with tourists or they could sit empty during the coldest months of the year. If you own a lake home or cabin, preparing … Continue reading

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Tips for opening your cabin or lake home after a long winter

You’ve been looking forward to it all dreary winter and now the time has come to open your cabin for the spring and summer! Follow these insights to get your lake home in peak warm-weather condition, while still leaving time … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Cabin Looking Fresh and Clean

by Lee Flynn Keeping a cabin clean is no easy task. It’s easy for us to get caught up in our day to day activities and put off cleaning until it’s too late, leaving us feeling overwhelmed and discouraged. But … Continue reading

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The Easy Way to Clean Up after a Storm

by John Miller Living near the water offers an ideal lifestyle and even psychological benefits for many people but that doesn’t mean that you won’t occasionally come across some problems if you decide to live like this. One of the … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Lake Cabin From Flooding

by Sally Raymond Flooding is an issue which concerns many considering whether or not to buy a lakeshore cabin. Owning property that close to water seems, for some, like an accident waiting to happen. No responsible realtor would sell you … Continue reading

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