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Cabin Commode: 4 Style Ideas for Your Log Home's Bathroom

A log cabin has a unique appeal when it comes to the fact that you have a number of stylist options. The bathroom should also be something unique for your log home. Here are some ideas for style choices when it comes to designing your bathroom.Go with TraditionalMany log homes use wood in order to bring the outdoors inside. Going with different types of wood can help to…See More
12 hours ago
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4 Log Home Maintenance Projects to Get Done Early This Summer

Home ownership is largely a checklist of maintenance tasks that you cycle through every year. Of course, it’s easy to let things slip. You’ve got work and there is always something more interesting to do. There are, however, three home maintenance projects you’ll want to make sure you knock out early this summer.Roof and Gutter Inspection and MaintenanceIf you’ve put it…See More
May 14
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Carving out the Mountain: How to Begin Construction on Your Log Home

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, building a log cabin somewhere remote may be your ultimate dream. If you want to turn that dream into a reality, though, it’s important to get started with it the right way. Here are four steps you’ll need to take to start construction on your ideal log cabin.Have a Complete Plan for the Cabin before You StartLike any other project,…See More
May 8
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How to Make Your Cabin More Than Just a Place to Stay

When you decide to purchase a home, you’re making one of the largest investments you’ll ever make in your lifetime. As a result, it’s important to become intentional about treating this investment well. Consider the following ways you can turn your house into a home.Hire a LandscaperWhether you’d like to create a water feature in the backyard or beautiful flower bed that…See More
May 1
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Ah, Rats! 4 Ways You're Inviting Rodents Into Your Home

Spotting a mouse in your home is disturbing, and seeing a rat can be even more terrifying. Unfortunately, you may be welcoming these creatures into your house without even realizing it. Here are four ways you’re inviting rodents into your home.Easy-Access FoodRodents often sneak into your house in search of food. Cardboard boxes of crackers and cereal are especially easy…See More
Apr 19
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Sprucing up Your Cabin? How to Keep It Looking Good Year-Round

Life in a pleasant and aesthetically appealing cabin can make you feel like anything is possible. If you want to reside in an attractive and cozy cabin, then there are all sorts of options that can help you keep it in tiptop shape. Your aim should be to maintain a lovely cabin regardless of the season.Invest in a Number of Resilient Storage ContainersCabins tend to be…See More
Apr 17
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Preventing Mold Growth in Your Cabin: 4 Common Causes of a Leaky Roof

Mold is a serious problem in the cabin. Not only is it unsightly and very difficult to clean, it can cause serious health problems for the occupants of the cabin. That’s especially true of the youngest and oldest occupants, and of those who have allergies or asthma. Mold can only grow when there is moisture present, and because a leaking roof is a very common source of…See More
Mar 21
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God is in the Details: 5 Heavenly Tips to Elevate Your Remodel

A remodel should be more than just a simple update, it should also help beautify your home. There are a few details to consider to help elevate your remodel beyond your expectations. The following are just five tips to consider to add more beauty to your remodel.Crown MoldingYou might want to consider installing crown molding now that you are remodeling. These little…See More
Mar 11
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Ready to Live Off-Grid? 4 Practical Ways to Heat Your Home

Just because you've decided to live off-grid, doesn't mean you have to live in an uncomfortably cold house. There are many ways that those who live off-grid have developed or implemented to help keep their living quarters warm. Whether you're just making plans for an off-grid home, or you've made the leap and need a more practical way to heat your home, one of these four…See More
Feb 27
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Designing Your Next Home? 4 Benefits of Building a Balcony

You face a lot of decisions when you choose to design your own home. Everything from the structure of the kitchen to the size of the master bedroom falls on you to decide. You may also be faced with the choice as to whether or not to add a balcony to your home. While many people designing their home may put this lower on their priority list, there are compelling…See More
Feb 14
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Warm in the Mountains: How to Keep Your Cabin Comfortable

When the beautiful snow of the winter season arrives, there’s no place more picturesque than a cozy cabin home in the mountains. Mountain cabins provide beautiful scenery and solitude, but they can also be a tad drafty and cold. Utilize these four tips to help keep your cabin comfortable this winter.Fireplace MaintenanceNo mountain cabin is complete without a fireplace.…See More
Feb 6
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Cabin of Comfort: 4 Essentials to Maintain Your Log Home’s HVAC System

Even though cabins are among the most inherently energy efficient homes, they do need the HVAC system to maintain comfort during weather extremes. Like all things mechanical, it does need routine maintenance to run most efficiently.Air FilterNothing safeguards your HVAC system like a clean air filter. They trap the airborne particulates that can harm the components inside…See More
Feb 4
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4 Luxury Items Every New Home Owner Should Consider

When you first purchase your home, it’s such an exciting experience. Now, you have square footage that you actually own. You can now customize it to your liking without asking a landlord or rental property manager for permission. Now, you’ll get to live in the lap of luxury. Understand that you don’t have to live in a luxury home community in order to experience luxury. Consider these four luxury items you might want to consider adding to your home experience.…See More
Jan 30
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Jan 25
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Building a New Log Home? How to Make Material Delivery a Cinch

Having your construction materials delivered directly to the site of your new log home makes the building process easier. To make the process as smooth as possible, some planning needs to go into it. Here are some of the steps that you’ll need to take in order to make your material delivery a cinch.Determine Your NeedsOnce you’ve received the blueprints for your log home,…See More
Jan 22
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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
Jan 17

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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

Cabin Commode: 4 Style Ideas for Your Log Home's Bathroom

A log cabin has a unique appeal when it comes to the fact that you have a number of stylist options. The bathroom should also be something unique for your log home. Here are some ideas for style choices when it comes to designing your bathroom.

Go with Traditional

Many log homes use wood in order to bring the outdoors inside.…

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Posted on May 21, 2019 at 12:27pm

4 Log Home Maintenance Projects to Get Done Early This Summer

Home ownership is largely a checklist of maintenance tasks that you cycle through every year. Of course, it’s easy to let things slip. You’ve got work and there is always something more interesting to do. There are, however, three home maintenance projects you’ll want to make sure you knock out early this summer.

Roof and Gutter Inspection and…

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Posted on May 14, 2019 at 12:52pm

Carving out the Mountain: How to Begin Construction on Your Log Home

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, building a log cabin somewhere remote may be your ultimate dream. If you want to turn that dream into a reality, though, it’s important to get started with it the right way. Here are four steps you’ll need to take to start construction on your ideal log cabin.

Have a Complete Plan for the Cabin before You…

Continue

Posted on May 8, 2019 at 2:23pm

How to Make Your Cabin More Than Just a Place to Stay

When you decide to purchase a home, you’re making one of the largest investments you’ll ever make in your lifetime. As a result, it’s important to become intentional about treating this investment well. Consider the following ways you can turn your house into a home.

Hire a Landscaper

Whether you’d like to create a water feature in the…

Continue

Posted on May 1, 2019 at 11:09am

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