Today’s cottages and boathouses offer all the comforts of home but can have different electrical needs. Get tips on safe ways to stay cool with ceiling fans and cozy by the fireplace, plus important cottage reno reminders. For instance, only hire a Licensed Electrical Contractor to do electrical work — it’s the law in Ontario. Find one at before you plan. Plus, find more tips in our Hot Spots Guide and at

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