WAYS TO ORDER

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

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Features

Step Right Up
By

Cottage stairs combine form and function to get you to the next level in style.

The Cottage Within
By

A 1950s log cabin is the heart, literally, of this modern update.

Blissed Out On Bake Shops
By

Cottagers love their must-stop sweet spots. A collection of reader favourites.

BBQing Big Time
By Jane Rodmell

A barbecue-grilled roast serves up super flavour and feeds a crowd. It’s only your effort that’s tiny.

Jigsaw, Interrupted
By

The puzzle’s only half done but you’re ready to call it a night. With this ingenious holder, you can store everything until the next time.

Puttering

Task Master
By

Making a stringer for outdoor stairs

Real Tools
By Paul Lewis

Souped-up circular saws

Job Jar
By

Chimney draft blocker

Cottage Plans
By

Circular, eco-friendly cottage

Solutions
By

What’s new in the Ontario Building Code

Bright Idea
By

Combo shed light and vent

Great Inventions
By Pat Lynch

Solar boat bailer; car jack support

On The Waterfront

A booming broom builder; tales of a fire and a flyby; a cottagey DVD; moth pics and owl places; Zimmer rants on hydro fees

Cottage Q&A

By

Shoreline allowance taxes; your dogs vs. the mink; insurance for cottage renting; outhouse rules; by hand or the dishwasher?

Cottage Watch

By

Why are people still dying at cottage-country dams?

Cottage Coup

By

Confessions of a junk junkie.

Nature Scrapbook

By

Nothing to sneeze at: Goldenrod isn’t the weed you think it is.

Cottage Classic

By

I’ll take my beat-up metal chair over the Muskoka any day.


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