There are tricks that make a big difference to the success of outdoor projects, and that’s what you’ll get here. You’ll find them useful for almost every project involving big, exterior wood. Decks, docks, gazebos, swing sets, mailbox posts and […]Continue Reading
Is the second story of your home too hot in summer, despite air conditioning that’s running full blast and making lower levels too cold? Click for a real-world solution that solves the problem once and for all.Continue Reading
Steve Maxwell researched and installed fabric-covered shelters and shares the knowledge to help homeowners solve their outdoor storage problems.Continue Reading
Over the last five years I’ve been trying to understand a kind of beauty I see from time to time. It has to do with old brick buildings and I think I have it figured out. The most impressive brick buildings […]Continue Reading
Many people have trouble getting a nice smooth polyurethane finish on wood. I know because of all the questions I get on this topic. Click below to watch a very powerful technique for creating a glass-smooth polyurethane finish on any […]Continue Reading
Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, talks to homeowners about how to build a safe and fun wooden play area for children on their back lawn.Continue Reading
Will you help me do the best possible job bringing you hands-on how-to information and entertainment that matters to you? That’s where this survey can help. Answer the 10 simple questions below and you’ll be eligible to win a Milwaukee […]Continue Reading
Considering a new roof for your house this spring? Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, gives a quick overview of three interesting roofing options.Continue Reading
*WOODWORKING: See shop-cut veneer panels made from cherry.
*CATTLE PASTURE: Watch steers discover fresh spring grass.
*ROUTER BITS: Discover three profiles you’ll love to know about.
*WOOD FINISHING: Succeed with quick drying urethanes.
UPDATED 4Apr2019: After 25 years of sharpening chainsaws with a file, I don’t do much of it any more. Not since I discovered how fast and effective pro-grade electric saw a chain sharpener can be. Here at our country home on […]Continue Reading