Sunday, December 30, 2018

New Years Resolutions In Your Lakeside Home Gym

With 2019 just around the corner, it's time to stop the Christmas binging and get back in shape. Being at the cabin doesn't have to be an excuse to give up on your resolutions however. With a home gym at the cabin, a brand new you doesn't have to be put on hold whenever you head to Kenora.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Black Fox Classics: Helicopter Hot Tub Install

If you're lucky enough to be in a four season cabin, there's nothing better than facing the ice and snow from the warm waters of a personal spa or hot tub. For one client, getting a hot tub onto their beautiful, cliff-side vista was so important that we had to call in air support.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Black Fox Classics: Winterizing Water Lines

With winter underway and our first big cold front upon us, there's no time like the present to review one of our older articles on how to avoid disaster and keep your plumbing in tact through the winter.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Timbers & Tech: Smart Thermostats

While many cabin goers feel like a weekend at the cabin should be a departure from city life, there are a few pieces of lake friendly tech that can make your vacation time that much more stress free. One of them is the smart thermostat.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Black Fox Classics: Lighting Up A Lodge

With winter on it's way, let's revisit one of our favourite builds - the rustic Mountain Lodge - and how the right lighting can turn it into a warm and cozy winter retreat.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Roofing: Ready For Winter

With winter on the horizon, our crew racing to enclose our current projects in time for winter to enter its full swing.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Construction Challenge: Maximizing Your View

Giving a client everything they wish for in their dream home doesn't always come easily. On this Black Sturgeon Lake build, the homeowners wanted to their lake view with out creating a grass lawn and the suburban, city-slicking upkeep that comes with it.