Why Your Cabin Needs a Backyard Smokehouse

Got an unplugged retreat? A backyard smokehouse is a great option for prepping the day’s catch, as well as meat and game.

The Miniature Pole Barn Brought by Santa

The year our cabin neighbor saved Christmas with a miniature pole barn

DIY: Six-Candle Centerpiece

You can build this candle stand in just a few hours using pieces from the scrap bin and a few simple table saw techniques.

Learn Container Gardening to Suit Your Style

Learn to design container gardens for almost any style home, garden or personality.

The Benefits of Investing in Solar Power at the Cabin

When does solar power make sense for a cabin owner?

The Importance of Maintenance and Resourcefulness at the Cabin

Keeping your cabin items well-maintained and fixing them when broken is an important life skill to pass onto your children.

Forest TLC: How to Manage Private Woods

Help is available for managing your private woods

Cabin DIY: How to Make a Scarecrow

Make a scarecrow that is customizable so it can change with the seasons and take on a different personality.

How to Add a Storage Building At Your Cabin

Styles, sizes and construction materials abound for building a storage building. Let us help you find the best type of space for your cabin.

7 Ideas for Creating An Outdoor Shower for the Cabin

You can build your own with help from a kit or create a custom outdoor shower with inspiration from the photos gathered here.