Problem: Waiting for retirement to build your retirement home delays your enjoyment and could put a strain on your finances. Also, once you retire, you don’t want to wait a year or two to move into your new home or, worse, move into a rental as an intermediate step.
Solution: Build your home now and use it as a second home or rental until you can move in full time.
• Second homes are big with boomers, especially those nearing…Continue
Remember the good old days - when you would put on your home made or store bought costume and walk the neighborhood with your friends trick-or-treating from door to door? We used to use paper bags from the grocery store or pillow cases to hold all the goodies that were being handed out.
Some houses would have…Continue
Added by Donald Parsons on October 26, 2012 at 3:20pm — No Comments
Who would have thought that curtain accessories could change the entire atmosphere of a cabin? But it's not only the curtain that can impact the theme of a space, the accessories can set the tone of your entire home.
Whether you are targeting sheer or black-out blinds, this…Continue
Added by Robyn Sorenson on October 22, 2012 at 1:32pm — No Comments
Yes, I know, it's not even Halloween yet, and I'm already talking about the holidays. But, in my experience, these major gatherings tend to crop up more quickly than you know it. (Thanksgiving is only 33 days away.) To help readers prepare, we filled our December 2012 issue of Country's Best Cabins with all kinds of ideas to help them prepare for the events ahead.
Added by Whitney Richardson on October 20, 2012 at 9:51am — No Comments
We have all first floor logs laid and it took three days. Come by and see us. Call 302-249-3485 and we will see you there. Jim and Pam Katahdin Cedar Log Homes
Added by James W. Harbin on October 19, 2012 at 12:33pm — No Comments
I'm sure there are plenty of you who remember growing up in the "scouts". Whether it was Brownies, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts, there…Continue
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Added by Greg Beck on October 8, 2012 at 9:04pm — No Comments
The weather is now cooler and I can work in my home office with the windows open and take advantage of the nice breezes and lower humidity. I over look a small part of the back lawn and on in to the back 10 acres or so of woods. Recently a clutch of turkey have been make their morning and evening tour of the back yard foraging for food as have the doe and her four fawns. …Continue
Added by Donald Parsons on October 7, 2012 at 9:58pm — No Comments
For many, this may be the beginning of a relaxing three-day weekend. Oftentimes, such weekends are preceded by numerous travel deals encouraging you to make last-minute plans for a weekend getaway. If you don't already have plans in place, now may be an excellent time to try out cabin living before delving into a custom building project.
A few nights in a cabin is a great way to test out the different sizes, styles and amenities you might be considering for your dream retreat. Look…Continue
Added by Whitney Richardson on October 6, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
As Katahdin Cedar Log Home Dealer/Builders we are exited to begin our first project. The panelized full basement should start in a week. Anyone who is interested can visit the site during construction. Call Jim at 302-945-6706 for details.
Added by James W. Harbin on October 2, 2012 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Mr. Seals and Robin visited the cabin for a dinner of smoked wild salmon. Robin was raised in Franklin County in an extended family of notorious moonshiners and rum runners celebrated in the novel The Wettest County in the World by Matt Bondurant and recently released in its…Continue
Added by John Duke on October 1, 2012 at 12:06am — No Comments