Inspiring Cabins and Cottages

Explore the nuances that make cabins and cottages inviting places to vacation or live in year-round.

cabins and cottages - interior view, Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota
This 12-by-18-foot cabin is near Sturgeon Lake, Minn., and cost about $2,000 to build. The owner built it with local lumber and incorporated used windows, flooring and roofing material.
Photo by Duncan Livingston