Four ways to spend less money heating your old, cold home.
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Canada’s handiest man, Steve Maxwell, demonstrates how to build a great one.
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Where I live in rural Ontario, there are plenty of old-timers who grew up in old, cold farmhouses. They’ll all tell you that, as a kid, it was no...
Wood stoves versus pellet stoves—which option makes sense for you?
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Simple plans for a DIY work bench you can use for all of your home and garden projects
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How to select and buy the best native plants for any sized garden
How to stain, paint, oil and seal outdoor decks, porches, chairs, fences, siding and windows
This recipe makes plums the star of the dish, highlighting the fruit without adding extra ingredients