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The More, The Merrier: Fun and Function on Lake Melissa

Filed in Feature Homes by on July 26, 2016
The More, The Merrier: Fun and Function on Lake Melissa

Kevin and Becky Camas’ cabin on Lake Melissa had been a gathering place for generations, a hive of activity where neighbors stopped to chat, friends stayed up late and the door was always open.

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Got Lake Weeds?

Filed in Maintenance, On The Lake by on July 26, 2016
Got Lake Weeds?

Many of us have a picture-perfect image of lake that we carry around in our heads. We walk from our cabin or lake home over green lawn to a sandy beach where crystal clear water laps at our feet…

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Ten Luxuries No Master Suite Should be Without

Filed in Design and Decor by on July 26, 2016
Ten Luxuries No Master Suite Should be Without

When it comes to the master suite, some features must be planned well in advance. While wall art and bedding can easily be swapped out from year to year…

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A Gathering Place: Lake Lida contemporary home becomes a family sanctuary

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 13, 2015
A Gathering Place: Lake Lida contemporary home becomes a family sanctuary

Pounding winds and driving rains were raging outside Marcie and Darin Pfingsten’s Lake Lida log cabin as they played cards with friends around their dining room table…

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A place that’s good for the soul: Couple’s Cotton Lake home offers the right fit

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 13, 2015
A place that’s good for the soul: Couple’s Cotton Lake home offers the right fit

A drive through the country is the first indication that you are headed into a welcoming oasis; to a home designed for gathering, relaxing, and living…

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Designer Portfolio – Designing Women 2

Filed in Design and Decor by on December 13, 2015
Designer Portfolio – Designing Women 2

designingwomen2 is a company focused on creative design and one-of-a-kind decor…

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Sliding Barn Doors: Is the Trend Here to Stay?

Filed in Design and Decor by on December 13, 2015
Sliding Barn Doors: Is the Trend Here to Stay?

Sliding doors aren’t new. From pocket doors to closet sliders, these space-saving gems have been used for decades for their practicality and privacy. But the sliding doors of recent decades have never really been things of beauty or craftsmanship, until now.

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Hydrangeas: Showiest of Flowering Shrubs

Filed in Gardening by on December 13, 2015
Hydrangeas: Showiest of Flowering Shrubs

Hydrangeas are among the showiest of flowering shrubs with long lasting-flowerheads that bloom mid- summer to autumn when few other shrubs are blooming. These beautiful shrubs are easy to grow, untroubled by pests…

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Carpet: The basics and beyond

Filed in Design and Decor by on December 13, 2015
Carpet: The basics and beyond

From basic Berber to plush pile, carpet has come a long way since it’s shaggy, 70’s past. Although hardwoods constructed of maple, oak, and hickory have been a staple in flooring for the past decade…

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The adventurous Ebelings move north

Filed in Feature Homes by on October 6, 2015
The adventurous Ebelings move north

They moved to the south side of Detroit Lake on a “wing and a prayer.” A Honda Goldwing that is. Wanda and Dean Ebeling estimate they have traveled over 100,000 miles on their Goldwing motorcycle touring bike.

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