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In each issue of Cottage Life you'll find answers to your cottage questions, delicious recipes, design ideas, and stories of other interesting cottagers and some wildlife too

Contents

Featured

Art Under Foot
By

Your cottage floor is the canvas in this weekend painting project.

The Comfort Zone
By

Personal touches and original ideas make a cottage kit feel like a home for this laid-back family.

The Depths of Mary Sharpe
By

A swim tripper totes her dreams and a bag on sojourns through Algonquin Park.

It's a Dirty Job
By

Province-wide septic reinspections are looming. How to check if your system’s up to sniff.

Reclaiming The COttage
By

For those with disabilities or ailments of age, barrier-free design opens doors again.

Who Wins At The OMB... And Why ?
By

Cottagers fighting developers seems a losing battle. Planning reforms may change all that.

Cottagelife Grill Guide To Burgers
By David Zimmer

How to make the flipping best patties ever. Recipes by Julie St. Jean and Jane Rodmell.

Raising The Standard
By Paul Lewis

Show your true colours with a traditional wooden flagpole. Read more about flag flying etiquette here.

Puttering

Task Master

Cutting-edge advice for digging tools

Real Tools

Rust-preventing spray protectants

Job Jar

Waterproof your charts and maps

Cottage Plans

Accessible, contemporary bunkie

Solutions

Preventing shower cracks

Job Jar

Dock shock absorbers

Great Inventions

Solar-powered water heater; paper towel holder

On The Waterfront

A wakeskating great
report card on property tax reforms
garage sales
fitness island cottagers
painting toe-scapes
gas-to-oil calculator
lighthouse book review
Zimmer on the Muskoka “brand”

Cottage Q&A

By Steve Brearton

Weed-clearing protocol; cleaning sooty fireplaces; concrete basement conundrum; plastic vs. foam dock floats.

Cottage Coup

By

Closing the communication gap at the cottage.

Cottage Finds

Seating plan
By

The old-style wooden picnic table now comes in materials and shapes to whet every cottager’s appetite.


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