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We've Escaped to the Wilderness & We're Building our Home at a Cabin in the Woods... But, are we crazy?? We are so under-prepared for the cold, snowy Canadian winter ahead ๐Ÿฅถ
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This week:
โœ”๏ธ Spray foam insulation throughout cabin (including crawl space)
โœ”๏ธ New windows for sun-room
โœ”๏ธ DIY Metal roof installation
Here it is friends: the new adventure we've been dreaming and saving for since we first met 8 years ago. We've always envisioned moving into the woods by the lake and building our dream tiny cabin as a home base for us to come back to in between our international travels. We cannot wait to have a place to call our own!! This week we get our biggest snowstorm yet and simultaneously have the cabin spray foamed for some much-needed insulation. We also transform our screened-in porch by adding Lexan sheets over the windows so we can enjoy the room (and more importantly the VIEW) year-round!! And last we become roofers and tackle the very scary job of replacing our roof on the very steep screened-in porch.
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Who are we?
We're Eamon and Bec, a Canadian couple who previously lived and traveled full-time in our self converted Sprinter Van!! When the pandemic hit earlier this year we made the difficult decision to abandon our van in Africa and fly home to Canada. Now we're here... living at a cabin in the Canadian wilderness preparing for a cold, snowy winter ahead ๐Ÿฅถ .
Our goal here is to inspire you to chase after your own dreams! We hope to create a community of like-minded, positive individuals who will grow to love and support one another on their own journeys.

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Eamon & Bec
Eamon & Bec 4 months ago
Good morning friends near and far!! If you've got some sunshine today... mind sending us a bit?! lol. We'll trade you our snow and wind chill ๐Ÿ˜‚. If you're in need of some updated wardrobe pieces don't forget to use code BEC for an extra 30% off your first thredUP order: bit.ly/thredUP20_bec
Renae Bergeron
Renae Bergeron 4 months ago
Love your videos! The cabin looks great so far!! I've been thinking about ordering from ThredUp, but heard Canadians have to pay Customs. Have you found this to be the case!?
FnA Van Life
FnA Van Life 4 months ago
Can't send the warmth cause we're in Canada bud lol. But we will try to enjoy the cold with ya.
Laura Vitaverde
Laura Vitaverde 4 months ago
Hey you too. Watching from Luxemburg EU, no sunshine here either. Quick question, the illustrated intro do you do it yourself? If so what app/software do you use because I would love to learn how to do that kind of stuff. Thx a million ๐Ÿ˜Š
0623kaboom 4 months ago
i would but it would just be what you had 0 minutes before lol ... and as for nothing so big in the butt hole ... you obviously never had a real good dump lol
Vlad Sad
Vlad Sad 4 months ago
(5:37) TRUE male marked out his territory.
Jill Sarah G
Jill Sarah G 17 days ago
ahhh Jazzy is soo cuuute
K AN 20 days ago
I thought Lee was at your house in the fall. Helping clean up outside. Iโ€™ve been looking for the video canโ€™t find it ๐Ÿ˜ฅ
Carla Azzouz
Carla Azzouz Month ago
Love to Bob! Eamon and Bec are saving your life. Stay with them for a few more days. The first four weeks after this particular surgery is crucial. Be very obedient with your health care provider.
Brandon Chumi
Brandon Chumi Month ago
18:24 had me laughing so bad๐Ÿ˜‚
Alicia Mackey
Alicia Mackey Month ago
I have fallen into a dark hole of watching your videos for the last 3 days ๐Ÿคฃ I am officially a part of Eamon and Becs world ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
Ma Sato
Ma Sato Month ago
6:22 Love to see there are neighbors around and not too close
steve hanberg
steve hanberg Month ago
Hi there, from New Orleans Louisiana I enjoy watching your adventures
Annjo Ro
Annjo Ro Month ago
beautiful project guys and really cool video^^ just a question, not really good with roofing stuff but aren't you scared the metal roof we make the cabin even warmer during summer ?
Sarah van Rhee
Sarah van Rhee Month ago
Never had something so deep in my but.... i almost died๐Ÿคฃ
Nancy Browning
Nancy Browning Month ago
I live in Madoc ON, is that the place the fries are from?
John Fink
John Fink Month ago
What music service do you use for your videos? Thank you in advance. ๐Ÿ˜€
12345676145 2 months ago
More videos please, love them and you two
Caitlin Rose Richardson
Tim seems like the nicest man alive! Just found this Chanel and between you guys and Tim you definitely have a new subscriber ๐Ÿ™‚
1st Class Seat
1st Class Seat 2 months ago
You guys picked out a great place. Your right on the lake and the house sits up high. Are you on the west or east side of Canada?
hollandduck79 2 months ago
Kayla Robert
Kayla Robert 2 months ago
Love your videos ๐Ÿคฉ Iโ€™m a huge fan ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ’–
Cory Pisarra
Cory Pisarra 2 months ago
Hey, are yโ€™all gonna install solar panels?
SailorAllan 2 months ago
new to the channel---WHY are there 6 rafts in that cove by your house ? ( that's the stuff that keeps me up at night )
gypsyfirestorm 2 months ago
You guys wanna come to Florida and figure out how to convert my garage into a bedroom? LOL
Sam Gambling
Sam Gambling 2 months ago
Hamish and Andy reference?
SAFAZ VLOGZ 2 months ago
Interesting couples ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿคฉ
Professional moochers
Thanks Bec... my wife is currently shopping on thred up ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
Fanya Meneses
Fanya Meneses 2 months ago
That promo was smooth af! ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘„๐Ÿ‘๏ธ
Laura Elise
Laura Elise 2 months ago
Just found your channel and Iโ€™m obsessed! Also, love the vegan recipe inspiration. Stay warm! Xx ๐Ÿ˜š
Robert Boyd
Robert Boyd 2 months ago
Just beautiful place, beautiful scenery.... what is the name of the lake where your situated.
Ove Bakken
Ove Bakken 3 months ago
Tim rocks.
I hate avocados
I hate avocados 3 months ago
I'm blue I believe I will die I'm in need of a guy I will eat apple pie...
J M 3 months ago
I love watching these guys. I would love to know what a cabin like that cost you on a lake. That has to be somewhere in the 750,000 dollar range? I know there's lots of work to be done but the location looks as if it would skyrocket the price.
Alannah Hawks
Alannah Hawks 3 months ago
Tim is semi satisfying my need for more bob. Heโ€™s not the same, but heโ€™s a great unique addition!
Cat'n Around Outdoors
Tim is like a lucky penny ,you will always want him around. That man is a GO GETTER
honey, i roam
honey, i roam 3 months ago
Love the cabin! Hope yโ€™all are having fun with the project
Georgina Mcallum
Georgina Mcallum 3 months ago
Yes, i lived in a cabin for 48 years. When the weather drops leave the tab dripping and the pipes will not freeze.
weB3now 3 months ago
Beck!! Please please PLEASE do some recipe videos to give me food ideas! It always looks great, but PLEASE do some cooking vids!!!
D. L
D. L 3 months ago
Whatโ€™s the song playing while you are tap dancing?? โ˜บ๏ธ
Belkis Rosario
Belkis Rosario 3 months ago
Muy lindo su programa me gusta
Sierra Grace
Sierra Grace 3 months ago
Our water at our cabin does it too because it is on a well system. Itโ€™s the worst.
Suzannah Chirgwin-wade
Eamon you have a very nice young man your friend Tim is . That looks good roof
Excellent creativity Yea, I learned so much to build sheds/cabins from AMUSINGWOODWORKING COM
SarahKaising 3 months ago
I heard a Letterkenny reference in there... must be **cking nice!
Miriah Reisdorf
Miriah Reisdorf 3 months ago
โ€œIโ€™m blue if I was green I would die!โ€ ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ my friends and I swore that was some kind of subliminal messaging within the song and were convinced that if you stood in a different room to listen to the song you would hear the alternate lyrics
Camryn Weston
Camryn Weston 4 months ago
The water might be because ur pipes are becoming frozen
Van Ness
Van Ness 4 months ago
Beccas face when she said maybe we could go to the van...like she really misses it๐Ÿ˜
Norma ๐Ÿ’‹
Norma ๐Ÿ’‹ 4 months ago
Loving the San Antonio Spurs sweater Bec was wearing while cooking dinner. Iโ€™m a fan of yours all the way from San Antonio, Tx!
Simon Davey
Simon Davey 4 months ago
Tim seems like quite a gem!
Grace Bryngelson
Grace Bryngelson 4 months ago
Bec where are those boots from???
Spiv Outdoors
Spiv Outdoors 4 months ago
Nice cabin !
Sandra Watkins
Sandra Watkins 4 months ago
A bit of warm sunshine from Australia โ˜€๏ธ enjoying the Tim bits too!
Ruby Atul
Ruby Atul 4 months ago
2:24 I need this song ๐Ÿ˜”๐Ÿ˜ญ
In_His_Presence _
In_His_Presence _ 4 months ago
Channel better than an HGTV episode ! Coming along guys. BEAUTIFUL โœจ๐Ÿ’ซ
fairyintothewild 4 months ago
Those timesteps, though... More tap dancing, please!
Bobbie 4 months ago
Im behind on this video, but You guys make my mornings brighter with lots of laughs! LOL! Yall are too cute just like Trent&Allie!
versedi 4 months ago
I thought it was only me as non-native english speaker child understanding the lyrics that way back in the day. Finally I'm not alone xD Much love guys PS. In Poland it gets dark on the south around 16:30 at this point. I hate it. You could have put a synthetic wool between the old shingles and new metal sheets for thermal isolation. That's how we do roofs up here. PS2. Measure sheets before assembling so you can make the cut on the outter side.
Andrea Lynn
Andrea Lynn 4 months ago
I love the energy! My fiancรฉ and I just bought a little cabin home of our own. I am wondering what was used foe the windows on your porch? Such aa good idea in place of regular windows!
Tony Dunne
Tony Dunne 4 months ago
Iโ€™m blue I odโ€™d and I died
Mar Kerny
Mar Kerny 4 months ago
Can you share what the neck thing you got from thredup is called? Is it a neck gaiter? A neck warmer? I've been searching online/Steve Madden for the last 10 min and can't find anything similar:(
foschi123 4 months ago
So, is tim just a nice Guy helping you voluntarily or so you pay him? ๐Ÿ˜…
Badgerdogontour 4 months ago
It must be nice... Hamilton musical marathon begins again
Cheypandis 4 months ago
Ahahah the dog was cute, so laid back!
Cheypandis 4 months ago
Lol at 20:58 I was like, that's the Family Project I hear. Anyone else?
P. Stroth
P. Stroth 4 months ago
Fun! I just found your channel...๐Ÿ˜
Joline Fransson
Joline Fransson 4 months ago
Regarding the tap: my family's cottage has the same thing going on with the pipes coughing and the water going everywhere. It's been like this for the past 20 years since we bought it .___.
samanthaibble 4 months ago
if ur on well water your water is always going to push out air like that!! my grandma is on well water and their faucet does that all the time.
C. Pala
C. Pala 4 months ago
thought you bought a dump, but apparently you saw something. I'm seeing it too now
The Detour Duo
The Detour Duo 4 months ago
Eamon to Tim: "did we just become best friends? Tim to Eamon: "Yup!"
The Matterhorn Yeti
The Matterhorn Yeti 4 months ago
Woooah these guys are hard core! ๐Ÿ˜‚
patricio delgado
patricio delgado 4 months ago
Pretty cool Spanish
Jack Davison
Jack Davison 4 months ago
$100 for a cropped sweater is just dumb no matter how much money you have
The Adventures of Maverick and Red
Definitely more Tim
Alex Watson
Alex Watson 4 months ago
Emily Trunk
Emily Trunk 4 months ago
โ€œBut I like a little bit of risk, itโ€™s good for the healthโ€ Eamonโ€™s quote for the week๐Ÿ˜„
Carol Sloan
Carol Sloan 4 months ago
The scent of urine keeps wild animals at bay!
Joseph Sutherland
Joseph Sutherland 4 months ago
Your late with the next video lol
Eamon & Bec
Eamon & Bec 4 months ago
We upload at 11AM est now :). It will be live in half an hour!
Anoop CH
Anoop CH 4 months ago
Where is this week's video guys....? Refreshing my subscription every now and then just for your video guys...โค๏ธ
Joanette Yandle
Joanette Yandle 4 months ago
Hey love your show what type of glass did you guys use on the Sun porch ?
Vaibhav Gupta
Vaibhav Gupta 4 months ago
Hey guys Whenโ€™s the new video coming? Also, link to weekday whip ups is broken on your channel page.
craig lamping
craig lamping 4 months ago
So beautiful out there! ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™
Lara Schell
Lara Schell 4 months ago
You all are so funny! Thank you for the laughs and sharing your video and lives with us! Great job in everything that you are accomplishing! So proud! See y'all next time! MUCH LOVE TO yas!!!โค๐Ÿ‘
ZM Battaglia
ZM Battaglia 4 months ago
Lolololololololol @ 18:24
Judy Mcintire
Judy Mcintire 4 months ago
You two are a riot to watch! You both have awesome personalities!๐Ÿค—
Mister Professor
Mister Professor 4 months ago
Is anyone really dumb enough to fall for "this jacket normally ells for $595, but only paid bah blah blah"? It's a pretty classic technique for making something that is not a deal sound like it is one.
Mario Sylvain
Mario Sylvain 4 months ago
We used 1/4 Aspen plywood we stained white for the walls in our cabin, lots of work but turned out great! Cant wait to see how you guys do the inside!
alyssa falta
alyssa falta 4 months ago
what happened to the van?? are you guys still using it
RogueOntheRoad 4 months ago
The air inn the water... Start at the point where the water enters the system. If the line sucking water into the pump has any leaks at all you can be blessed with air in the water. Next look at the pump itself. Is the pump in like new condition? If the seal has any cracks or scratches on the sealing surface air can be sucked into the pump. Next look at the pressure tank. Depending on the type. The water line should be at the bottom. Some are along the side. Some tanks have a air bladder in the top of the tank. If the air bladder is damaged from aging your tank will water log... Its a mystery where the air goes. Other tanks do not have a bladder in the top part of the tank. This type of tank can also fill up with water. Some pumps have a device which is supposed to put air in the tank when it pumps water to keep it from becoming water logged.
katieritters 4 months ago
Do you guys pay Tim? He deserves the world ๐Ÿ’•
Sruly Ke
Sruly Ke 4 months ago
Regarding your issue with the water U might not have enough pressure In your water system
mitchell power
mitchell power 4 months ago
I just moved into my apartment in Newfoundland and the taps did the same things, they were a little bit frozen so I just left hot water running for abit and havenโ€™t had the issue since
Dawson Baur
Dawson Baur 4 months ago
" Hope you find your dad!" IM DEAD THATS MY FAVORITE
Jason Bitter
Jason Bitter 4 months ago
I'm just curious, what is your source of income. I see a lot of traveling videos, and home repairs. That's not free....
Jason Bitter
Jason Bitter 4 months ago
@Agnes Skibicka that's a little hard to imagine. LOL
Agnes Skibicka
Agnes Skibicka 4 months ago
From US-first as most people on US-first are, or are trying to achieve.... ;)
Edlira Dario
Edlira Dario 4 months ago
It's just me or her clothes was to expensive,100$ for a shirt,no thank you
B S 4 months ago
I guess once the house is upgraded it can be used as an Airbnb when your traveling
tomgreene121 4 months ago
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designdoctor247 4 months ago
U guys rocked that roof five star ๐ŸŒŸ ๐ŸŒŸ โญ ๐ŸŒŸ ๐ŸŒ  !!!
ally gravely
ally gravely 4 months ago
I love watching yalls channel it always puts me in a better mood. And sometimes I go back and watch older videos lol
Jan Moline
Jan Moline 4 months ago
Just my luck! I am fasting so they can do blood work, and its food, food, and food!!!! Ok maybe not more than usual, I am just noticing it cause I am SO HUNGRY! LOL Holy Moly! You two are definitely in for the adventure, between opening windows and FREEZING inside to roofing a steep roof in the rain hanging on to ??? what was that? Peeing in the yard and a roof wedgie "so far up your butt!!!!" Too much fun!
Adrian Marsh
Adrian Marsh 4 months ago
On the issue of air in your line when you first turn on the water. I would check your foot valve in the system to ensure the water is held in the system when you are not using it, instead of seeping back out. Second thing I would check is that there is no air leak on the suction side of the lines pulling a trickle of air into the line. Cheers!
Mars & Ash Fite
Mars & Ash Fite 4 months ago
Wow you guys are incredibly hard workers. I canโ€™t wait to see the end result of the cabin!
Cat M
Cat M 4 months ago
Turn all your taps on at once and then it should clear the lines of air โ˜บ๏ธ
Ella Pavin
Ella Pavin 4 months ago
What brand of hiking shoes are you guys wearing in the snow?
king Taurus
king Taurus 4 months ago
I wonder after all this madness going on in the world will you two go back to van life or this is a beginning to a new chapter of Eamon and Bec ?
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