Sustainable shack

This sustainable shack proves that bigger isn’t always better

By Samantha Edwards October 27, 2014

Now this is how you go off the grid. Surrounded by 27-acres of West Virginia wilderness, this cozy, one-room shack is the perfect...

Read »

Timber Block

Timber Block brings its eco-friendly homes to Ontario

By Cottage Life September 24, 2014

This weekend Quebec-based developer Timber Block is opening its first-ever flagship model homes in Ontario, and you’re invited...

Read »

La Chanchita

La Chanchita: once a broken-down bus, now a classy mobile home

By Emily Campbell September 14, 2014

What started as a 1966 Mercedes school bus was transformed into a gorgeous, wood-paneled mobile home. Find out more about La...

Read »

Garden Refuge

Garden Refuge much more than a “guest home”

By Emily Campbell September 5, 2014

As guest homes go, the Garden Refuge is top of the line. It is found in Hansville, Washington, and designed by Rohleder Borgest...

Read »

A-frame cottage

Straight As across the board for this amazing A-frame cottage

By Emily Campbell August 30, 2014

Somewhere in the Sierra National Forest in California, sits this rustic but beautiful A-frame cottage. Photos by Wasim of...

Read »

hawaiian-feature

This simple Hawaiian cottage will have you yearning for the tropics

By Emily Campbell August 26, 2014

Canada may be the world cottage capital, but over in Hawaii they've got a few tricks up their sleeve.

Read »

Rearview

Meet “Ges,” the horse trailer that became an epic Winnebago

By Emily Campbell August 15, 2014

What is Ges? Once, it was a horse lorry, built in 1975, but left unused for almost a decade. In 2011, Yvonne and Gary, who are...

Read »

Hanging Tree Spheres

50 amazing spaces from around the globe

By Samantha Sexton February 12, 2014

Railroad cars, retired buses, shipping containers and other small spaces may seem like unlikely habitats for some, but for others...

Read »


Plan 1761

Cottage building plan: Plan 1761

By Cottage Life May 21, 2013

Created to simulate a traditional barn reno, this design features an open concept plan that soars to the upper floor. This plan is...

Read »

Tonight on Cottage Life

  • 06:00 pmCOTTAGE CHEESE
  • 06:30 pmWEEKEND RENO
  • 07:00 pmBUYING ALASKA
  • 07:30 pmMY RETREAT
  • 08:00 pmGEORGE CLARKE'S AMAZING SPACES
  • 09:00 pmBROJECTS
  • 09:30 pmDECKS, DOCKS, AND GAZEBOS
  • 10:00 pmCOLIN AND JUSTIN'S CABIN PRESSURE
  • 10:30 pmMY RETREAT
  • 11:00 pmBUYING ALASKA
  • 11:30 pmSELLING BIG
View Full Schedule

MOST POPULAR


Samantha Edwards