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February 2014

CBN140201
Cabin Life brings you the joy of cabin, cottage and lakehome living with ideas, information, and inspiration for your special place. Gorgeous photos, beautiful cabins, renovation ideas, delicious recipes and fun weekend projects are only a few of the things you'll receive in every issue of Cabin Life magazine. 
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From the Editor
CBN-WE0214_2
By Mark R. Johnson
Your Cabin Life editors want to hear from you!
pg. 6
Features
Think Small
A Pacific Coast cottage delivers proof that good things come in small packages.
pg. 24
Space-Saving Bed Nooks
Cozy spaces for you to get in touch with your cabin vibe.
pg. 33
A Rustic Little Cabin
An adventurous family builds a cozy wilderness retreat in northwestern Wisconsin.
pg. 40
Restore Your Pontoon Floor
Get ready for spring boating with this DIY rebuild project.
pg. 44
I Love My Generator
For these camp and cabin owners in Michigan and Maine, generators are critical appliances.
pg. 48
Rain Garden
These natural catch basins prevent stormwater runoff and attract birds and butterflies to your cabin yard.
pg. 50
In Every Issue
From the Deck
  • Décor: photo display ideas
  • Getting organized
  • Late-winter fishing hints
  • Songs for the love of cabins
  • Boater safety news
  • And more!
pg. 8
Q&A
Solutions for condensation at the cabin. How to avoid broken horseshoes.
pg. 16
My Cabin
A renovated A-frame in Massachusetts and a West Virginia escape.
pg. 18
Photo Album
Photo contest winners.
pg. 20
Now & Then
Something smells fishy.
pg. 22
Quick & Easy Gourmet
Soups and stews for the cabin soul.
pg. 54
Grill Master
Making pizza on your cabin grill, a recipe for BLT flatbread pizza, and root beer selections for everyone.
pg. 56
Tooling Around
DIY weekend projects & tips:
  • Choosing a drill
  • Powering your dock or waterfront projects
  • Advice for off-the-grid retreats
pg. 58
Dreams on Paper
Cabin plans that capture a view: Tranquil Design and Timber Overlook.
pg. 62
Small Cabin Escape
Surf's up.
  • WEB EXCLUSIVE: More information about this small tree house in British Columbia.
pg. 66
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