On The Lake

Defending Your Shoreline: Ice Damage

Filed in Maintenance, On The Lake by on March 3, 2014
Defending Your Shoreline: Ice Damage

Flooding, low water levels, invasive aquatic plants and shoreline erosion top the list of common concerns lake home owners may encounter each summer. In Spring, a less obvious problem can arise…

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A Local Beginning to the Sport of Windsurfing: The Thrill of the Ride

Filed in On The Lake, Recreation by on March 1, 2014
A Local Beginning to the Sport of Windsurfing: The Thrill of the Ride

As you zip across the lake in your fishing boat or lazily float along on your pontoon, keep an eye out for the windsurfers. You’ll see them when the wind is strongest…

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Docks: The New Entertaining Space on the Lake

Filed in Lakeside Living, On The Lake by on March 1, 2014
Docks: The New Entertaining Space on the Lake

If your lake home is your castle then your water front dock can be your recreation room, providing guests the royal treatment. Docks have become a gathering, entertaining and relaxing space for more and more lake homeowners. A big reason is because docks have transformed from just being a rickety path to the boat to […]

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Give Yourself a Lift: Improved access for high bank lots

Filed in Lakeside Living, On The Lake by on February 19, 2014
Give Yourself a Lift: Improved access for high bank lots

Lake living is all about the water. It’s about walking into your lake home and being greeted by the view – that lovely expanse of peaceful water. It’ s about walking out onto the dock to breathe in sun-kissed lake air. The view is easy to get, but getting to the water can be a […]

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Preparing Your Home for Winter

Filed in Home Maintenance, Maintenance, On The Lake by on November 19, 2013 0 Comments
Preparing Your Home for Winter

There’s no stopping the annual ritual of fall and winter’s return, ending a summer of fun and festivities at the lake. Preparing for winter is nothing new, but there could be new problems if property protection measures are skipped, resulting in expensive or time-consuming repair in the spring. A lack of security could also result […]

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