The Cottage BibleBook - 2007
The basic reference book every cottage owner needs.
The Cottage Bible is a compendium of information -- a savvy how-to book, an essential collection of trouble-shooting and problem-solving tips, a reliable guide to all manner of flora and fauna, and an indispensable manual for getting the most out of your home-away-from-home.
Gerry Mackie and Laura Elise Taylor offer valuable information and welcome advice on the following topics:Buying a cottage Weather prediction Lake health and water quality Shoreline erosion PH and acid rain Swimming essentials Maintenance tips for a safe well Aquatic organisms Septic systems Fishing essentials Building a dock Living with wildlife Light, heat and power Closing the cottage Building a sauna Winterizing boats and motors Boating essentials Ice safety Rafts Repairing burst pipes.
Packed with detailed illustrations and chock full of everything a cottage owner needs to know, The Cottage Bible is an essential year-round reference.