Fencing your land: Four options for keeping critters in (or out).
Preserve fruits and vegetables without electricity.
Homemade beats store-bought hands-down
A hassle-free way to get your seasonal water system working again in spring
How to turn trees into fuel the right way.
How to Build a Simple Outdoor Evaporating Stove
Most Scandinavian countries have developed their cultures around dealing with cold, long, dark days of winter.
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
It’s that time when you want to cozy on up to the hearth and warm up by the fire. If you find yours somewhat lacking, how about dressing it up with a simple yet impactful floating mantel? Unlike other mantels that require lots of know-how, materials and steps, this...
Who knew that climate change, biodiversity and curb appeal are synonymous?
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
Lavender is an herb and we grow it in abundance here on South Pound Farms.
Canada’s handiest man, Steve Maxwell, demonstrates how to build a great one.