If you spent the summer at your cottage, you probably made many great memories and had a blast. But now the warm season’s over and it’s time to close up.
Those of us with cottages often think of our summer homes away from home with reverence. We treasure whatever time we get to flee the city to our cottage in the lush, verdant countryside. And yet, there are also times when we’re willing to sacrifice our sacred vacation times for the benefit of others.
You’ve rounded the last bend in the road toward your cottage and every bump in the crunchy gravel road reminds you that you’re coming one step closer to your summer getaway. You’re finally on vacation! Or are you? Let’s take a closer look at the road you’re on.
With cottage season just around the corner, many of us are excitedly packing our bags for the scenic drive north. But even though our summer homes beckon toward seeming bliss and idyllic sunshine, risks and pitfalls lurk in this utopia. We’ve rounded up some of the most common struggles people face when vacationing at their cottages and ways to avoid these struggles. Read on to find The Shepherd Group’s top tips for successfully opening your cottage this summer.