August/September 2004

Cabin Life brings you the joy of cabin, cottage and lakehome living with ideas, information, and inspiration for your special place. Gorgeous photos, beautiful cabins, renovation ideas, delicious recipes and fun weekend projects are only a few of the things you'll receive in every issue of Cabin Life magazine. 
Dream homes, beautiful vistas
Careful attention to these two details will give you the best views possible.
pg. 26
Controlling lake weeds
Those nuisance plants have got to go! Or do they? Plus, the case of the green poodle.
pg. 32
Low-flow solutions
Water-saving appliances are good for your septic system — and your peace of mind.
pg. 36
Not your average boat
Jet-drives skim over water — no prop required.
pg. 42
ATV work crew
Strong and speedy help for yard and garden projects.
pg. 46
Grill master
En Garde!: Kebabing means never having to share.
pg. 54
Moveable feast
Berry Berry Good: Sweet secrets and dangerous obsessions of the harvest.
pg. 60
Hot Tub Madness: An impulsive purchase snowballs into a monumental project.
pg. 22
Fun & games
Playing Through: Create your own golf course — for disc golf. The more trees, the better!
pg. 24
Sports & recreation
Six Lucky Lures: The pros' prize picks for landing lunkers.
pg. 50
Lights out
More Than Just Videos: Would you like some minnows with that?
pg. 82
In Every Issue
From the deck
Planning ahead for leisure time down the road.
pg. 6
General delivery
Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.
pg. 8
Clips & quips
Glorious sunsets, cool stuff, welcoming guests, 4 great books, recreational trailers ... and more.
pg. 10
Questions & answers
Woodpeckers, rental tax, steel log home siding, rusty water.
pg. 20
Photo album
Photos from readers' favorite getaways.
pg. 64
Regional spotlight
Watauga County, North Carolina.
pg. 66
Premiere properties/real estate directory
pg. 67
Vacation rentals directory
pg. 73
Marketplace/country store
pg. 74
pg. 81
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