From the Editor
The passion for cabins, cottages, lakehomes and camps stretches far and wide
Hot Boats for the Cabin: Fish & Ski
Here’s a look at four crafts ready to multi-task for today’s families.
Prevent Dock Rash
Protect your boat with mooring whips.
Do You Need an Architect?
What a professional designer can provide when building, renovating or adding on. COVER STORY
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Design insights from architect Christine L. Albertsson, AIA, CID, NCARB.
A Welcoming Cabin with a View
Tearing down walls, but keeping memories.
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Bonus photos and floor plans of a Minnesota lake cabin that opened up when a few of its walls were torn down.
Beauty, smarts and practicality. Discover 23 products for renovating your cabin.
Make a statement with your stairway design.
Dress up your cabin for spring with this landscaping project.
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From the Deck
American Robins, a log studio, history of drywall, bookshelf, reverse osmosis water treatment systems, skipper test, fishing tips from Larry, lake association spotlight, kitsch, fun festivals, ATV buying tips, and more!
WEB EXCLUSIVE: How reverse osmosis systems are used to produce maple syrup.
Protect your wood floors during renovations.
Creating a cabin that honors the past, and a cherished lakehome transformed.
Now & Then
Are We There Yet?
Roasting the woods.
DIY weekend projects & tips:
- Checking your foundation
- Keeping your cabin dry
- Inspecting your roof
- Caring for wood furniture
Dreams on Paper
Floor plan: Dogtrot log cabin.
Quick & Easy Gourmet
Save precious cabin time with the one-pot meal approach.
7 Tips for picking the right gas grill. Plus, a recipe for grilled lamb with roasted garlic sauce, and luscious lamb-friendly wines.
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