Get Steve's Home DIY & Workshop Tips plus Tool Reviews by email
lead safe paint stripping

Got old paint to remove? It’s probably got lead. Read Steve’s three-step paint stripping process that will get the job done safely.

cabin_illo_len_thumbnail

Do you dream of building your own cabin or tiny house? Need plans and hands-on construction help with videos? Download a free preview of Steve’s cabin building course – Cozy Cabin. It’s the next best thing to having Steve work side-by-side with you on your site.

basement_finished_thumbnail

Planning to finish your basement? Don’t make the mistake so many homeowners and contractors do. Steve’s video shows how to discourage mold, mildew and mustiness by design.

Bright and Large 8" display makes the Dayclox Digital Face one of the largest on the market

The large display face on this unique digital time clocks make time and date easy to read and see. It’s especially useful to ease the anxiety of people with age-related disabilities and dementia.

cedar_shingle_overhang

Got a building where vinyl siding just wouldn’t look right? Cedar shingles used as exterior siding is an excellent option. Watch Steve show how to create back-of-shingle drainage to boost working life even more.

bathroom_ceiling_fan_thumbnail

Most bathroom ceilings get moldy after a while, but fixing this problem involves more than just adding a coat of paint. If you do only …

skylight velux

Want to keep a lot cooler in summer without relying so much on air conditioning? Check out Steve’s 2-minute video tour of how openable skylights can do this for you.

wood fence finish

A long-time reader is about to waste time and money doing something to her fence that a lot of people are confused about. Read her email and my answer:

mold_spraying

Watch Steve explain how to safely and effectively kill mold at your place. There’s nothing complicate about it, you just need to do the right things in the right way.

deck_overall_illo

Let Steve show you what goes into a great new deck or deck finish. You won’t find this information anywhere else on the web.