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A Guide to Choosing the Best Wood for Your Home Remodel

Remodeling your home can be difficult if you are not sure where to begin. One of the most important considerations to think about is the type of wood you choose for your home remodel. Different types of lumber can offer different advantages, and knowing how to choose the best wood can allow you to enjoy a more complete remodeling experience.SoftwoodsSoftwood are one half…See More
5 hours ago
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Cabin Consistency: 4 Maintenance Tasks for Fall Readiness

When you have a beautiful cabin in the mountains, you should maintain it during the autumn season to avoid any problems that might occur throughout the winter. Don’t wait until it begins to rain or snow to perform these essential cabin maintenance tasks. Use these four tips for autumn readiness for your cabin.Repair Your Cabin’s SidingYou should walk around your cabin to…See More
Sep 30
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How to Prevent Flooding in Your Home

As a homeowner, you must have a concern about possible flooding in your home that can lead to serious damage. Fortunately, there are multiple ways to prevent flooding in a home, but you must prepare beforehand to avoid having a home that you can’t live in while it is undergoing repairs. Consider these tips to prevent flooding in your home.Retaining WallsYou may need to…See More
Sep 26
Lizzie Weakley posted a blog post

How to Take Better Care of Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors can be the perfect types of flooring to fit any style home. They not only add value to your house, but they can provide a low maintenance option for your highly trafficked rooms. Taking care of your hardwood floor is the key to extending its lifespan and keeping money in your wallet.Use Microfiber MopsUsing a traditional broom with hard bristles on your hardwood floors can scratch them and be an ineffective way to trap dirt. Instead, you should utilize a mop with a microfiber…See More
Sep 24
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How to Build and Maintain a Beautiful Walkway for Your Home

Walkways are an essential part of a comfortable, beautiful home. They serve in a functional capacity by providing a dry place to walk so that your shoes stay clean and your grass stays healthy. Walkways also provide aesthetic benefits by framing up sections of the landscape and meshing with the overall style of the home. Here are four things you should do when you have a…See More
Sep 13
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How to Adorn Your Family’s New Vacation Cabin

A new vacation cabin can be a joy for the entire family. If you want to take full advantage of this property, however, you need to think carefully about your decoration approach. The last thing you want to do is decorate your cabin in a manner that just doesn’t make sense. It’s critical to design your cabin using techniques that can satisfy all of your household members,…See More
Sep 12
Lizzie Weakley posted a blog post

Privacy in the Pines: 4 Ways to Enhance Your Log Home

A log home can be a wonderful thing. It can be particularly wonderful for people who put a lot of thought into it. If you’re looking to enhance your cozy log abode in a big way, there are various things you can try out right now. You don’t have to be okay with a log home that’s mediocre in any sense of the word.Get a Hot TubLog homes are supposed to be cozy and safe…See More
Sep 9
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3 Improvements to Get the Most out of Your Getaway Home

While renovating a summer home or vacation property may not warrant the same investment of time and effort as a primary residence, the right improvements can still make a substantial difference. Upgrades that are smaller in scope can still help to boost property values and allow you to create the getaway home of your dreams. Finding the right focus for your next…See More
Sep 3
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Safe from the Elements: How to Secure Your Cabin for the Winter

A cozy cabin can make you feel snug and content all throughout the frigid winter season. Combating the elements, however, isn’t always the simplest task. It can also sometimes be hard to combat possible dangers in general. If you want to safeguard your lovely cabin for the winter months, you should try all these things out without any reluctance whatsoever.Recruit a…See More
Aug 29
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Got an Uneven Driveway? How to Straighten it up in a Cinch

An uneven driveway can present more problems to your house than just being unsightly. The steps that you need to take in order to repair the damage depend on the severity of the situation. Here are some tips that you can use in order to achieve a driveway that’s smooth and level.Level It OutA mortar based leveling compound could help to even out areas of your driveway…See More
Aug 27
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Cool Mountain Air: How to Maintain Your Cabin's AC Unit

Even though most AC units last for well over a decade, those devices require quite a bit of maintenance. With the proper maintenance routine and some assistance from a professional HVAC contractor, you will be able to keep your cabin’s air conditioner running smoothly for many years to come.Clear Away Nearby BrushIf your cabin is located in an area that has a lot of…See More
Aug 15
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Cabin on the Coast: How to Heat and Cool Your Vacation Home

Owning a vacation home can be a thrill. It’s only a thrill for those who are aware of all of the most effective cooling and heating strategies, though. A vacation property that’s overly hot or excessively cold is never fun. If you want your coastal cabin to feel fantastic all year long, then you need to look into these options right away. Don’t ever settle for a vacation…See More
Aug 14
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Let There Be Light! 5 Things You Need to Know Before Wiring Your Log Home

Few environments soothe the soul quite like the natural, rustic charm of a log home; however, there’s no reason not to have modern amenities in your cabin. There is plenty to be said for a few handy lamps, an electric stove and a refrigerator. Wiring a log home safely and efficiently is deceptively straightforward, but the process is not the same as wiring a stick-framed…See More
Aug 6
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How to Upkeep the Electrical System in Your Log Cabin

Log cabins are a unique and enjoyable place to live. They help us recall a simpler time by duplicating the type of home that our ancestors used, but they are also still capable of accommodating modern conveniences like electricity. Keeping those systems working properly inside your log cabin does require some special considerations, so use these four tips to maximize the…See More
Aug 5
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4 Signs That It Is Time to Replace Your Old AC Unit

Has your AC unit become problematic? Are you afraid that it may not make it through another year of scorching temperatures? Many people try to avoid replacing their HVAC unit for as long as possible. While it’s a significant expense, an energy-efficient unit will more than pay for itself in no time. Plus, there are tax benefits to consider. Since it is such a significant…See More
Jul 16
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Rustic But Not Rusty: Cleaning Your Cabin for Increased Aesthetic Appeal

A cabin can make you feel cozy and safe. A cluttered one, on the other hand, can put you in a seriously sour mood. If you want to make your cabin look and feel a lot better, you should clean it in a thorough manner. Cleaning a cabin in an exhaustive way is actually pretty simple for people who are determined, hard-working, and 100 percent focused.Recruit a Housekeeping…See More
Jul 12

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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

A Guide to Choosing the Best Wood for Your Home Remodel

Remodeling your home can be difficult if you are not sure where to begin. One of the most important considerations to think about is the type of wood you choose for your home remodel. Different types of lumber can offer different advantages, and knowing how to choose the best wood can allow you to enjoy a more complete remodeling experience.…

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Posted on October 14, 2019 at 1:37pm

Cabin Consistency: 4 Maintenance Tasks for Fall Readiness

When you have a beautiful cabin in the mountains, you should maintain it during the autumn season to avoid any problems that might occur throughout the winter. Don’t wait until it begins to rain or snow to perform these essential cabin maintenance tasks. Use these four tips for autumn readiness for your cabin.

Repair Your Cabin’s…

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Posted on September 30, 2019 at 12:15pm

How to Prevent Flooding in Your Home

As a homeowner, you must have a concern about possible flooding in your home that can lead to serious damage. Fortunately, there are multiple ways to prevent flooding in a home, but you must prepare beforehand to avoid having a home that you can’t live in while it is undergoing repairs. Consider these tips to prevent flooding in your…

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Posted on September 26, 2019 at 3:26pm

How to Take Better Care of Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors can be the perfect types of flooring to fit any style home. They not only add value to your house, but they can provide a low maintenance option for your highly trafficked rooms. Taking care of your hardwood floor is the key to extending its lifespan and keeping money in your wallet.

Use Microfiber Mops

Using a traditional broom with hard bristles on your hardwood floors can scratch them and be an ineffective way to trap dirt. Instead, you should utilize a mop…

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Posted on September 24, 2019 at 12:14pm

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