How to brighten up the cottage
Don't let the lack of natural light get you down; there are easy ways to brighten and warm the cottage through the cooler seasons. Read our tips on how certain items, ways of decorating, and small improvements can keep your...
9 boat toolbox essentials
Keeping an organized boat tool box can prevent you from cursing the fact that you left a wrench or flashlight on the mainland when something goes wrong. Plus, you'll be able to fix many common problems without having to call for...
Fire safety tips
By August 2010, about 64 per cent of almost 900 fires were caused by people as well. These numbers are up against lightning, and aren't included in the fires extinguished by municipalities. "Our numbers vary quite a bit per year,"...
10 mouse-proofing tips
Keeping mice out of the cottage is much easier than trying to get rid of them once they've moved in. Follow these 10 easy steps to mouse-proof your home away from home.
1. Keep woodpiles away from cottage walls
Woodpiles of any...