Building a smokehouse to preserve your own food is one of those self-reliance skills that can be fancy or simple.
Why it’s easy to love electric in-floor heating for small installations.
By Steve Maxwell
Four ways to spend less money heating your old, cold home.
How wintertime window condensation is related to the insulation value of the glass making
Canada’s handiest man, Steve Maxwell, demonstrates how to build a great one.
Steve Maxwell’s guide to finishing outdoor wood.
If you want to build a great deck, don't do what most builders do. Too many decks are fastened incorrectly, and most decks drive people crazy with...
How to add bull nose profile to your deck, and use a router to create a rounded profile to make it look really nice depending on which router you...
Quebec homesteaders Marie Eisenmann and her family live off the grid in an earthship built 40 years ago. Here’s their story.
Chef Ilona demystifies the shallow-frying cooking technique as you learn to make these pint-size poisson sliders.
Canada Blooms 2016 was in Toronto Ontario and Harrowsmith was there to show you all the beauty.
Click Image to get promo
An exploration of how photography is preserving the past in rural Ontario.