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Caring for Your Teepee

January 3, 2022 9:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you love spending time outside, buying a teepee can be one of the best investments you’ll ever make. Teepees are a fun and unique way to camp for the whole family—but just like a fold-up tent, you’ll need to perform some basic maintenance to ensure your teepee lasts for as long as possible. This post will cover everything you need to know about care and maintenance for teepees: Keep it clean: You’ll need to keep both the teepee fabric and teepee poles clean. Mold and mildew (which are leading causes of premature teepee failure) tend to grow faster when... View Article

Using a Teepee for a Child’s Nursery

December 16, 2021 12:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A woodland-themed nursery with a teepee is becoming a more popular choice for parents. Children love anything related to animals, and this is a decor theme that they’ll enjoy for years to come. Of course, the nursery will include all the usual elements—crib, rocking chair, changing table, dresser and bookshelf—but grouping these thematically will be aesthetically rewarding. If you’re wondering about the best way to incorporate a wooden teepee for a nursery, then read on. A playful nursery design A teepee is a great way to add a sense of play to the nursery space. This is one item that... View Article

Installing Wooden Fences for Your Home

December 2, 2021 12:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When you have the right wooden fence that’s professionally installed, there are numerous benefits. From an improved appearance to increased safety and greater home value, a wooden fence can transform your property. Read on to find out more about wooden fencing around your home. Improved appearance One of the main reasons that a wooden fence will boost property value is the added curb appeal. To achieve this, you want to select a fence that complements your home’s style. The fence should also fit in with the architecture of other homes in the neighborhood. You also want a fence that’s the... View Article

Perks of Living in a Teepee

November 8, 2021 6:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Not all that many years ago, many indigenous peoples lived, hunted and foraged in what would one day be the United States. These were fairly nomadic societies, following the herd migrations of buffalo or bison, so they needed dwellings that could be taken down and set up quickly. Enter the teepee. It was made from upwards of a dozen logs that were lashed together with rawhide and covered with animal hides. There was a small flap that served as a door, and an opening at the top to let out smoke. Believe it or not, there is some appeal to... View Article

Tips for Extending the Life of Your Wooden Fence

October 25, 2021 6:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Wooden fences are a slice of Americana. Whether it’s their place in Mark Twain novels or their presence in the “American dream,” wooden fences have long been a feature many people want for their homes. But because wood is an organic material, you might want to know, “What are some ways of improving the life of my wooden fence?” Luckily, there are some ways you can maintain your wooden fence that won’t break your back or your budget. If you’re wondering, “How can a wooden fence’s lifetime be extended?” then this article is for you. Wait before you stain or... View Article