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How to Prevent Termites from Ruining your Cabin

Termites are known to be ‘Silent Destroyers’ this is because they often go unnoticed whilst they slowly damage your property. They’re especially a problem when attacking a cabin due to it’s wooden structure. Also, due to the rural environment, there’s likely to be higher population of termites near your cabin than there is in the city. Often these critters will …

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10 Tips to Keep Your Floors Clean at the Cabin

Whether you’re living in the world, you want your home to be clean. Cleaning your cabin can be isn’t very time consuming and can be extremely inexpensive, costing you little to nothing. We’re all intelligent individuals, there’s no excuse for living like a pig. Cleaning your home is a very important step in the maintenance of your cabin. When cleaning …

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How to Minimize Electrical at Your Cabin

When staying in a cabin, you’ll find that electricity is a luxury which is often very limited. This is may be because you’re utilizing solar power or a generator to produce electricity. You may be wondering “How can I minimize electrical use in my cabin?”. Producing more electricity is going to increase costs as you’ll probably have to purchase a …

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My Favorite Snow Activities that are Perfect for the Cabin

Staying in a cabin is all about getting away from all the stress of everyday life. We want to be able to enjoy ourselves and make the most of what life has to offer us. This is especially so if you’re with your family, the kids will love it. Some may think the winter is a joy-kill however I see …

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Should I Build a Cabin from a Kit?

So, you’re planning to stay in a cabin? You’re left with the decision to either build a cabin from scratch, use a kit to build a cabin, rent out a cabin or hire a professional to build one. Using a kit to build your cabin can be easier than building one completely from scratch. Therefore, a very intriguing option. There …

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How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Cabin? – Detailed Guide

You’re planning or at-least thinking about renting a cabin however you’re left with the question. How much does it cost to rent a cabin? It’s Impossible to just give you a price as there’s a huge list of things which can affect the price of a cabin. In this article, I’ll be going a through a few factors which can …

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Everything you Need in your Cabin First Aid Kit

You always want to be safe whether you are in the world, and your cabin is no exception. You should ensure that you do everything in your power to ensure your safety. This means being prepared for when you may sustain and injury or hurt yourself. Whilst staying in a remote location this is even more important than ever as …

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Is it Safe to use a Propane Stove in my Cabin?

Most off-grid cabin owners at one point during their planning or stay, will be left with the question “Is it safe to use a propane stove in my cabin?”. This is because they don’t have access to electricity, or they want to limit their usage. I’ll start off by saying that using propane for cooking is a great alternative to …

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Should I buy a Cabin by the Water or in the Forest?

When deciding on the location of your cabin, you’re left with a sometimes-daunting decision to make. “Should I buy a cabin by the water or in the forest?”. This is quite an important decision that you should put some thought into, taking multiple factors into account. This is not a decision you’ll want to rush as you may regret it …

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10 Tips to Light Fires in your Cabin Fireplace or Wood Stove

In this article I’ll be providing you with some valuable tips on how you can light fires inside your cabin, whether it be at your wood stove or your fireplace. Some tips will be more obvious than others, you may already be doing some of these things however I hope to provide you with some information which will make your …