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Sep 26, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Top Tips for a Safer Autumn at the Cottage

As the weather turns colder and you spend more time indoors, use the safety tips from the Technical…

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Jul 15, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Cottage Fire Safety Checklist

Although your cottage is a place where you relax and unwind, don’t overlook fire safety at your…

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May 30, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Marine Hazard Marking on Balsam Lake

(The following information is from an article by Jeff Taylor, which appeared in the Balsam Lake…

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May 06, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Dredging at Your Cottage in the Kawarthas

If you own a waterfront cottage in the Kawarthas, perhaps you’ve dreamed about deeper water close…

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Mar 31, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Do You Have a Cottage on Balsam Lake? Recycle Your Old Electronics Here

The idea of spring cleaning – and purging – can be daunting. If you’re gearing up to clean and

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Feb 24, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

How to Safeguard the Water Lines at Your Kawartha Cottage

Your cottage water line can freeze in the winter. If you visit your Kawartha cottage on winter weekends,…

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Jan 26, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Kawartha Lakes Enhances Service Centre Phone System

The city has taken a step in making telephone communications with municipal service centres more streamlined…

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Jan 18, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

Reminder to Kawartha Cottagers – Septic Disposal Rate Increase

In 2015, the city increased the septic disposal rates to reflect the increased cost of operating wastewater…

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Jan 15, 2016  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

How to Guard Against Frozen Water Pipes at Your Kawartha Cottage

The pipes in your cottage can freeze in cold weather. If your pipes freeze, you may have no water…

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Dec 09, 2015  |  Cottage Resources  |   Gail McCormack

How to Keep Animals Out of Your Garbage at the Cottage 101

Here are a few simple tips to help keep animals out of your garbage at the cottage:

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