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Decorate your Log Home like an Interior Designer

If you turn on the TV and do some channel surfing, chances are you will come across a number of shows featuring interior design or home improvement ideas. From celebrity mansions in shows such as Cribs to the renovation of ‘real’ people’s homes like Trading Spaces, interior design is a very popular topic. Most of […]

Adirondack Living & Rustic Shows

One of the most enjoyable things about living in a log home is the challenge of decorating and furnishing it the way we envision our perfect home. […]

Log Furniture & Rustic Décor “Blow Out” sale!

What better way is there to welcome in the New Year than by treating yourself? The holidays are behind us and we spent all that time trying to find that right gift for those special people in our lives (thank goodness that only happens once each year). Now that it’s over, and you’re resting up… […]

I told you it was hot…

Don’t goose the moose!

Last week my post was about preparing and re-staining logs. During the video and in my blog comments I mentioned how hot it was here in Montana. A friend of mine just sent me an email that reinforces my reference to the steamy weather. When the moose are coming to […]

Woodlanders Gathering

Calling all rustic furniture lovers…

The 6th annual Woodlanders Gathering in Mineral Point Wisconsin at historic Shake Rag Alley will take place July 13-16.

If you are not familiar with these events, it is a summer camp for like-mindeda dults who gather to share artistic adventures and creative inspiration. It is for people who love […]

Spotlight on a Rustic Furniture Company

As I’ve mentioned so many times before in this blog, one of the best parts of editing these directories and this blog is visiting so many unique websites and meeting the people behind the products. Last weekend I received an email from Rene Guay, who owns a remarkable website called “Alder Brook“. We exchanged a […]

Mayday, mayday… maymonth?

Every dog has his day… and apparently this is also true for “months”, as I just found out that May is national Home Improvement Month. Man, I have been living a sheltered life, but now I am finally aware.

Around my house every month is “Home Improvement Month”. Between my bride’s honey-do list (that has […]

My Favorite Christmas Stores

I am not one who enjoys “mall” shopping – I get no pleasure from strolling around some mall and window shopping. I started shopping online about 12-13 years ago and with few exceptions there isn’t a better solution to Christmas shopping; no hassles, no crowds, parking problems – you know the drill.

So, do I […]

Little things mean a lot

When decorating in a rustic mode it is often the little things that do more to support the decorating theme than we usually imagine. […]

What? Me advertise?

As you might imagine, I hear from a lot of people. Shoppers email or call about finding specific information, and because we list thousands of companies on our Rustic Directories, I hear from website owners quite frequently. This post is targeted to website owners (sorry shoppers – select the next topic if you don’t think […]