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Lizzie Weakley's Blog – August 2019 Archive (6)

Safe from the Elements: How to Secure Your Cabin for the Winter

A cozy cabin can make you feel snug and content all throughout the frigid winter season. Combating the elements, however, isn’t always the simplest task. It can also sometimes be hard to combat possible dangers in general. If you want to safeguard your lovely cabin for the winter months, you should try all these things out without any reluctance…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 29, 2019 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Got an Uneven Driveway? How to Straighten it up in a Cinch

An uneven driveway can present more problems to your house than just being unsightly. The steps that you need to take in order to repair the damage depend on the severity of the situation. Here are some tips that you can use in order to achieve a driveway that’s smooth and level.

Level It Out

A mortar based leveling compound could help…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 27, 2019 at 2:46pm — No Comments

Cool Mountain Air: How to Maintain Your Cabin's AC Unit

Even though most AC units last for well over a decade, those devices require quite a bit of maintenance. With the proper maintenance routine and some assistance from a professional HVAC contractor, you will be able to keep your cabin’s air conditioner running smoothly for many years to come.

Clear Away Nearby Brush

If your cabin is…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 15, 2019 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Cabin on the Coast: How to Heat and Cool Your Vacation Home

Owning a vacation home can be a thrill. It’s only a thrill for those who are aware of all of the most effective cooling and heating strategies, though. A vacation property that’s overly hot or excessively cold is never fun. If you want your coastal cabin to feel fantastic all year long, then you need to look into these options right away. Don’t ever…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 14, 2019 at 12:39pm — No Comments

Let There Be Light! 5 Things You Need to Know Before Wiring Your Log Home

Few environments soothe the soul quite like the natural, rustic charm of a log home; however, there’s no reason not to have modern amenities in your cabin. There is plenty to be said for a few handy lamps, an electric stove and a refrigerator. Wiring a log home safely and efficiently is deceptively straightforward, but the process is not the same as…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 6, 2019 at 3:15pm — No Comments

How to Upkeep the Electrical System in Your Log Cabin

Log cabins are a unique and enjoyable place to live. They help us recall a simpler time by duplicating the type of home that our ancestors used, but they are also still capable of accommodating modern conveniences like electricity. Keeping those systems working properly inside your log cabin does require some special considerations, so use these four…

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Added by Lizzie Weakley on August 5, 2019 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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