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February 2007

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. 
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Cabin Living
Cabin living
Lots of fun tips and information for enjoying time at your getaway.
pg. 13
On the water
The Perfect Boat for You: Ensure that your next boat brings pure joy and no regrets.
Best Dock Layouts: When is a "Y" layout better than an "L," and a "Curvie" dock best of all?
PLUS:
Quick Quiz: Nautical Rules of the Road.
How to Prevent Mold & Mildew.
Best Ideas for Cooling Down.
10 Best Uses for a Dock.
pg. 14
Recreation
The Best Canoe for a Crowd: Two is company. So three ... and four.
PLUS:
Best Cabin-Related Books and Movies.
Best ATV for Girrrrl Power.

pg. 20
Campfires
Invent Your Own Ghost Story: You'll be the life of the next fireside gathering.
PLUS:
Best Variations on a S'more.
Best Campfire Treat.
pg. 23
Advice
Estate Planning: Keeping the cabin in the family: Here's the first step.
PLUS:
Books of Advice.
Best Types of Cabin Ownership.
pg. 24
Entertaining
Perfect Cabin Sippers: Have beverage, can travel. The best beverages for thirst and fun.
PLUS:
Our Favorite Quick Meals.
Grill Master Favorites:
Dancing Chickens
Planked Salmon
Grilled Prime Rib.

pg. 26
Cabin Home
Cabin home
Ideas and information for building, renovating or maintaining your getaway.
pg. 31
Planning
Babes in Cabin Land: Plan a better, safer cabin for the young children in your family.
pg. 32
Cabin TLC
The Best Types of Exterior Paints and Stains: Not likely to read the directions on the can? You'll want to read this story.
PLUS:
'Cabin Time' is Different.
Our Go-To Books on Cabin Upkeep.
What Makes a Good Neighbor.
pg. 38
Window technology
5 New Ideas for Cabin Windows:
Hurricane Protection
Between-the-Glass Panels
Copper- and Bronze-Clad
The Big Picture
Good-Bye Dirt and Bugs
pg. 42
Pest control
Hey Mice! Deal or No Deal? Mouse remedies: Learn from the author's failures and successes.
PLUS: Best Ways to Deal With Other Pests.
pg. 44
Outdoor living
Best Idea We've Seen For a Hot Tub: Location is critical, but how you place your tub is just as important as where.
PLUS:
Design the Best Deck for You.
Best Ways to Select Outdoor Furniture.
Composite Wood: Pros & Cons.
Best Jobs in Cabin Country.
pg. 45
Cabin decor
Collections of the Heart: Nobody loves your lantern collection like you do. And that's okay.
PLUS: Best Books for Decorating Ideas.
pg. 48
Boat, PWC, motor resource guide
pg. 51
In Every Issue
From the deck
pg. 8
General delivery
pg. 10
Questions & answers
pg. 12
Premiere properties/real estate directory
pg. 55
Marketplace/country store
pg. 60
Classifieds
pg. 64
Lights out:
pg. 66
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