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Incorporating Natural Home Color Schemes Without Relying On Brown

Behr says blueprint is the most popular color choice for 2019. This rich color invokes a sense of class and style in any home. The tone comes from the blueprints you see on an architect's desk when designing a structure. Shades of this blue, green tones, grays, and flowery designs are natural hues you can use to make your home look beautiful without relying on the same old tan, beige, and chocolate brown colors in years…See More
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Private Cabin: How Smart Owners Secure Their Getaway Home

Your private cabin is not only your personal getaway home, but it’s also your vacation home and an extension of your family home. You make memories there. You relax there. You furnish it with expensive items that provide comfort and style. While you’re not using your getaway home, you want to make sure that it’s properly protected. Here are just four ways that smart…See More
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New Cabin? How to Manicure the Grounds of Your Homestead

Did you know that most cabins were not meant for long-term use at first? When you buy a cabin, you are likely to concentrate more on the structure than the grounds around the structure. After a while, the task of beautifying everything inside and outside becomes a priority. How do you make your land…See More
Jan 10
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Secure Log Home: How Smart Cabin Dwellers Invest in Their Home

Whether your log cabin is your primary residence or a summer vacation home, you want it to be safe and comfortable. Protecting your property from wildlife, forest fires, floods, and other natural disasters is necessary. We give you four ways to invest in your log home to make it safe and secure in this blog.Fire and Wind SafetyMetal roofs provide many benefits for log…See More
Jan 3
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Backed up Toilet? 4 Ideas to Help Keep Your Cabin Bathroom Clean and Clear

Issues with the functioning of your bathroom can make your entire household miserable. It can be particularly frustrating to deal with toilet backups. Toilet issues in general can make daily existence stressful and inconvenient. If you want to maintain a cabin bathroom that’s sanitary and dependable, these strategies can do you a lot of good.Refrain from Flushing Certain…See More
Jan 2
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4 Smart Ways to Stretch Your Home Renovation Further

Renovating a home can increase its value on the open market. It can also help to make it a more functional and comfortable place to live in. However, you may be concerned about the cost of a home remodel. Let's look at some ways that you can save money and get more done in a single project. Consider Upcycling to Meet Your NeedsBuying…See More
Dec 26, 2018
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4 Log Home Details New Owners Need to Be Aware Of

A log home comes with concerns that a new owner may need to be aware of before making the purchase. There are some inspections that you should conduct prior to making an offer that can save you hassle later. Here are some of the details that you should concern yourself with during the inspection process.Exterior ConditionThe exterior of any type of home is important, but a…See More
Dec 18, 2018
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Heat VS Cold: Keeping Your Cabin Comfortable Year-Round

A nice cabin can be a true luxury in today’s stressful world. If you want to boost your cabin’s comfort, however, you have to take a proactive approach. It’s important to prioritize cabin comfort regardless of the specific season. A scorching hot cabin is never welcoming. A freezing cold one is just as unappealing.Maintain Your Heating SystemRoutine professional…See More
Dec 17, 2018
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Make Your Cabin Pristine with New Windows and Updated Fixtures

Cabins are known for being picturesque combinations of rustic charm and pristine beauty. Whether it’s set against mountainous terrain or sprawling acres of evergreen trees, you want to keep your cabin as gorgeous as its surroundings. A few updates will help you accomplish this task effectively and efficiently.Ceiling FanAir conditioning and circulation are very important…See More
Dec 11, 2018
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How Cabin Dwellers Can Create a Relaxing Patio Experience

Many things can make a cozy cabin even more appealing. If you’re a cabin resident who wants to establish a patio that’s soothing and pleasant, there are a range of choices that you can consider. Putting a welcoming and calming cabin patio together can actually be both simple and fun, believe it or not.Establish Numerous Different Seating SectionsSplitting your cabin patio…See More
Dec 6, 2018
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Mysterious Cabin: How to Give Your Log Home an Austere Look

Interior design can feel larger than life. There are so many design options out there. If you’re in the process of designing a cozy log home, then “mystery” may be a concept that appeals to you. There are many design elements that can contribute to a cabin that boasts a streamlined, cool and somewhat ascetic ambiance.Say “Adios” to ClutterIf you want your log home to be…See More
Dec 4, 2018
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Cabin Plumbing: How to Maintain Your Septic Tank

Septic systems aren’t uncommon in cabins and lakeshore homes in locations where it’s too costly to run municipal sewer lines. While these systems are time-tested and safe, they aren’t foolproof. To get the most from your system, protect it by staying off it, watching what you put into it and having it serviced regularly.Protect the Drain FieldTake out the drawings for the…See More
Dec 3, 2018
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4 Reasons Why Your New Log Home Needs a Metal Roof

Roofing systems are imperative for structures of all kinds. There are so many kinds of roofs accessible to people nowadays. That’s why making roofing system decisions can often be extremely taxing and time-consuming. If you’re a log home owner, you may want to consider installing a metal roof. Metal roofs are desirable for a plenitude of reasons.Metal Roofs Are Energy…See More
Nov 30, 2018
Gary P Neihoff commented on Lizzie Weakley's blog post 5 Ways to Make Sure Your Home is a Natural Pest Deterrant this Winter
"Yes, I agree that as winters start pest look for warmer places to hide. It is always not necessary that if you can't see pests, there are no pests. Pests hide even in small places. I also agree with the points been mentioned here. One should…"
Nov 29, 2018
Lizzie Weakley posted a blog post

High Water Table? How to Protect Your Cabin in the Mountains

No matter where your home is, having a high water table can lead to your foundation being undermined. You have to take measures to protect the stability of your home. Here are some of the strategies that you should employ in order to protect your cabin in the woods from a high water table.Divert RunoffRunoff and other forms of standing water could be causing your home to…See More
Nov 26, 2018

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My name is Lizzie Weakley and I am a freelance writer from Columbus, Ohio. I went to college at The Ohio State University where I studied communications. I enjoy the outdoors and long walks in the park with my 3-year-old husky Snowball.
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Lizzie Weakley's Blog

Incorporating Natural Home Color Schemes Without Relying On Brown

Behr says blueprint is the most popular color choice for 2019. This rich color invokes a sense of class and style in any home. The tone comes from the blueprints you see on an architect's desk when designing a structure. Shades of this blue, green tones, grays, and flowery designs are natural hues you can use to make your home look beautiful without relying on the same old tan, beige, and chocolate brown colors in…

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Posted on January 17, 2019 at 2:13pm

Private Cabin: How Smart Owners Secure Their Getaway Home

Your private cabin is not only your personal getaway home, but it’s also your vacation home and an extension of your family home. You make memories there. You relax there. You furnish it with expensive items that provide comfort and style. While you’re not using your getaway home, you want to make sure that it’s properly protected. Here are just four…

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Posted on January 14, 2019 at 12:52pm

Building a Fallout Shelter? Don't Forget These 4 Essentials

With the increase of natural disasters and political upheaval, creating a self-sustaining shelter to retreat to is becoming the more and more logical measure. A fallout shelter, in particular is most appealing as it protects against all disasters, including nuclear fallout should a bomb drop and the radiation leave the area unsafe for life. However, for a truly fallout-free shelter, there are many factors that need to be addressed that are often forgotten by the average wilderness survival…

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Posted on January 11, 2019 at 5:38pm

Finishing Touches: Why Your Log Home Needs a Flooring Upgrade

Upgrading your flooring can offer your home a number of benefits. This could come in the form of you completely redoing your floors or just improving upon the ones that are currently installed. Here are some of the reasons that your log home needs a flooring upgrade.

Unified Appearances

Having the same type of flooring running…

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Posted on January 11, 2019 at 12:58pm

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