August/September 2005

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. 
Keeping cool
Hot and muggy at your place? 50 ways to beat the heat!
pg. 20
10 tips for keeping your waters clean and healthy — forever.
pg. 22
All hands on deck
Fish, ski, cruise. With a deck boat, you can do almost anything.
pg. 28
What can a fish finder teach you that Uncle Louie can't?
pg. 30
Step inside these jaws and see if it bites.
pg. 35
Great neighbors
Meet the winners of Cabin Life's Good Neighbor award.
pg. 39
The Cabin Planner
pg. 43
4 big ideas for maximizing space.
pg. 44
Get the most out of your floor plan.
pg. 50
A short checklist of considerations.
pg. 54
Warm, toasty stoves
What's hot in woodstoves.
pg. 56
Trees R Us: Logging is not a learn-as-you-go skill.
pg. 16
Light Up the Night: A beautiful garden lamp that's easy to make.
pg. 18
Wunder Melon: Slice it. Scoop it. Chunk it. Love it.
pg. 58
Grill master
First-Rate Sandwiches: 3 standouts straight off the grill.
pg. 60
Doggy Photo Shoot: It was a morning of mayhem.
pg. 82
In Every Issue
From the deck
There's nothing like a good neighbor.
pg. 6
General delivery
Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.
pg. 8
Questions & answers
pg. 10
Clips & quips
Cool watches, low-maintenance docks, cabin cams, generators, frog facts, insect repellent and more.
pg. 12
Photo album
Photos from readers' favorite getaways.
pg. 67
Regional spotlight
Klamath Falls, Oregon.
pg. 68
Premiere properties
pg. 69
Real estate directory
pg. 71
Marketplace/country store
pg. 75
pg. 81
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