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This couple went to great lengths to not disturb the land when building their beautiful B.C. surf shack.
Dust, mould, bugs, ick. Learn how to combat your cottage allergies.
Nothing says summer like a fish fry—try ours with zesty tartar sauce.
Scientist and lake-lover Katharine Hayhoe wants us to talk about the elephant in the cottage: climate change.
Close-up bird feeder photos; Gravenhurst music festival alert; be gone, road salt!; visit Ucluelet, B.C.; Inuit kayak culture returns to Labrador; Reporter; floatie history; freshet, defined; CL cover faves; summer book rec; Alberta family opts out of dream property
Spray paint tips; master abrasives; sanding mops; a multitasking ladder; railing painting hack; your roof can be cooler; a quick-change drill; boost boat fuel efficiency; refurbished propane barbecue
Add a dormer to a loft; repainting wooden chairs; swimming squirrels; bats behind glass; what’s considered a recent survey?
Thinking about purchasing a boat? Our experts weigh in on when to buy.
This one is for the Cottage Dads, for whom weekend work serves a clear purpose.
Floating homes are causing controversy in cottage country. Here’s what you need to know.
You need only a glimpse of Kara McIntosh’s classic Georgian Bay cottage to know why it’s her muse.
Move over, dock spider. There’s a new horrifying insect in town.
The can opener (no, we don’t mean the kitchen utensil).