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Lizzie Weakley's Blog – March 2018 Archive (11)

Home Maintenance: 5 Signs You Need Major Well Repair

It is common for those living in rural areas to rely on a well for their water. However, it is necessary to maintain that well if you want to ensure you will have adequate running water and the water will be safe to drink. If you are experiencing any of the 5 signs, you will need to have your well repaired, so you can continue enjoying the well water you use daily in…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 28, 2018 at 4:47pm — No Comments

How to Keep Your Cabin Secure and Safe from Storms

If you are fortunate enough to have a cabin in the mountains or in a forest, then you will want to keep it secure and safe from storms. There are numerous types of devastating storms that can damage your beautiful vacation cabin. Use these methods to protect your cabin from damage.

Trim Dead Branches and Remove Dead Trees

To protect your cabin’s…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 26, 2018 at 6:00pm — No Comments

How to Create a Comfortable Cabin Environment

Pure comfort is critical for any cabin. Who wants to escape to a cabin that feels unpleasant and unwelcoming in any way? If you’re looking to set up a cabin that makes you feel 100 percent at home, there are quite a few smart and easy strategies simply waiting for you.

Focus on Interior Design

High-quality interior design is important for any cabin.…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 21, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Old Home Renovation: How to Significantly Improve Curb Appeal This Spring

Even though you might love your older home, you might be thinking that it is starting to look old and tired. If this is the case, then you could be wondering if there is anything that you can do to spruce it up and add some curb appeal. These are a few improvements that you can make if you would like to improve the way that your home looks from the…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 19, 2018 at 3:39pm — No Comments

How to Construct a Dreamy Log Cabin in the Woods

If you are ready to build the log cabin of your dreams in the woods, then you must plan carefully. While the pioneers may have lived in a basic log cabin that was made of rough tree trunks and that had a dirt floor, you will want a place that is slightly more modern. Here are several tips for having the log cabin of your dreams.

Buy a Piece of Land in the…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 14, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

Hot Water Problems: 5 Signs Your Water Heaters Needs Professional Repair

The hot water heater is one of the most important appliances in the home because it provides the warm water needed for washing your clothes, dishes, and family. When a hot water heater is broken, it can cause water damage to your home or drain your energy bills. If your hot water heater is exhibiting any of these five signs, it might be time to seek help from a…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 13, 2018 at 1:27pm — No Comments

4 Things Every Cabin Owner Needs to Know about Plumbing

It can be a pleasure to have a cozy cabin in the woods you can call your own. A cabin that lacks a strong plumbing system, however, is nowhere near comfortable. If you’re a proud cabin owner who wants to encourage smooth sailing in the plumbing department, these four pieces of useful information can do you a lot of good.

Water Safety is…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 7, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Plumbing Upgrades: Why You Should Consider a Tankless Water Heater for Your Home

Water heaters are a necessity in most homes, and they are one of the largest energy consumers at home. Few homeowners are willing to forego the comfort of water heaters at home; hence, they continue paying huge energy bills. That gives homeowners a reason to do away with their old tank water heater and change to the tankless water heater. Here are reasons why…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 6, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Repair and Replace: 4 Signs Your Old Home Needs an Updated Plumbing System

Living in an older home is a uniquely charming experience, but a barely functional plumbing system is much less appealing than the vintage cupolas and original staircase. Identifying the signs of problems is important to prevent unexpected leaks and failures. Use this guide to help you identify the symptoms of barely functioning plumbing in your older…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 5, 2018 at 5:53pm — No Comments

4 Septic Tank Management Tips Every Cabin Owner Needs to Know

Owning a cozy cabin can be fulfilling. At the same time, is also something that requires a significant amount of knowledge and diligence. It’s important to make sure that things are as smooth as possible inside your cabin. That means that you need to focus on proper septic tank management practices. These four approaches can come in handy for cabin owners who want to…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 2, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

4 Different Types of Shutters to Consider for Your Cabin Windows

Do you want to infuse your living space with a jolt of flair and vitality? Consider shutter installation. Shutters can be wonderful for people who want privacy and comfort. They can be lovely for people who like choices, too. There are numerous different shutter categories that may appeal to your home design goals.

Poly Shutters

Environmental factors…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on March 1, 2018 at 3:30pm — No Comments

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