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Maximum Storage, Minimum Hassle | Making Room for Your Stuff

Maximum Storage, Minimum Hassle | Making Room for Your Stuff

The road to minimalism is paved brick by brick. Want to know one of the secrets to its strong foundation? It all comes down to maximizing storage. For those of ...
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Screen It In | Maximize Your Outdoor Space with Screens

Screen It In | Maximize Your Outdoor Space with Screens

You return to your relaxing retreat at the lake, only to be met with pollen, bugs, and that hot, unrelenting sun. You refuse to spend another day or night inside, ...
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The Goods and the Gear | Stocking Your Kitchen to be Ready for Fun

The Goods and the Gear | Stocking Your Kitchen to be Ready for Fun

With spectacular sunrises and lingering sunsets over the water, lake living can feel like you are on a never-ending vacation. In order to maximize time outside on the dock or ...
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At the Ready | Preparing for Natural Disasters and Other Home Emergencies

At the Ready | Preparing for Natural Disasters and Other Home Emergencies

Everyone hopes they’ll never be victims of a natural disaster or other emergency that affects our homes and families, but unfortunately this is never a “never” proposition. So it just ...
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Get In the Swing | Leave the Ground Without Leaving Your Yard

Get In the Swing | Leave the Ground Without Leaving Your Yard

There’s nothing like a swing to transport you back to childhood. Do you remember racing for the best one on the playground, then careening through the air, pumping your legs, ...
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Great Gadgets | Add Fun and Function at the Lake

Great Gadgets | Add Fun and Function at the Lake

As idyllic as life on the lake has already proven to be, there is always room for enhancement. When it comes to entertaining, cleaning and making the most of your ...
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Get Your Shine Back | Tips to Avoid a Lackluster Lakehouse

Get Your Shine Back | Tips to Avoid a Lackluster Lakehouse

Maintaining a clean house at the lake can present its own challenges. Between hosting family members or guests, taking part in lake activities, or simply dealing with day-to-day living, things ...
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Dock-Ease | The Latest in Dock Convenience Items

Dock-Ease | The Latest in Dock Convenience Items

Photography by Craig Shaffer Shorefront property owners at Smith Mountain Lake are dressing up their docks with both high-tech and time-tested accessories to facilitate use and storage of watercraft and ...
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