The power tool scene is improving so fast, you might not realize the advances. Click to read three things that matter for homeowners who who renovate or build things around the house.Continue Reading
Autumn is a great time at any lakeside cottage, but sooner or later you’ll need to get the place ready for winter. There’s always a lot to do when closing the cottage, and making the job as quick, simple and […]Continue Reading
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Once upon a time, my 20+ year old septic system failed. The date was June 17, 2011. Sewage was sitting about a foot over the top of the tank. Sometimes it even ran out over the ground. As bad as it […]Continue Reading
The quickest way to change the look of your home is by changing the colours on your walls. Use these steps to ensure that your walls look like they were repaired and painted by professionals.Continue Reading
Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, examines water wells and discusses pumps as well as the trickle system.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
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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
*CONSTRUCTION: Learn to layout a square foundation properly.
*TOOLS: See rare footage of behind-the-scenes chopsaw testing.
*PAINTING: Discover the right way to use masking tape.
*WOODWORKING: Install & adjust jointer knives accurately.