Categories for Eels Lake

10 Tips When Closing Your Cottage For Winter

Even if this is your 1st or 10th  winter having a cottage, below are some helpful tips to keep in mind when closing your cottage for the winter: Inspect your septic tank – follow the manufacturer’s service recommendations and timelines. Keep sump pump pumping Turn off exterior faucets and drain ...

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Find out what you don’t know-Episode 1 Why are fire routes called fire routes?

My 10 year old asked me a question the other day, I have never been asked and I did not have the answer. As a 15 year vet in Real Estate and 19 year vet on fire departments, and Dad of 12 years you would think I would know the ...

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Do You Have The RIGHT Waterfront?

When you set out to buy your waterfront property you likely envisioned quiet nights, stars overhead and the only sound you hear is the crackling of the campfire.  The reality is you’ve bought your waterfront getaway on a busy lake with lots of neighbours and there are so many porch/dock ...

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Boating in Cottage Country

Whether you are new to boating, moving to a new area or exploring a new lake, it can be challenging to know where to start. We’ve outlined some great starting points and tips on boat launch locations in cottage country and some useful tips when it comes to safe boating, ...

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