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rinnai rl75i tankless water heater installed in a home

A robust, well-designed, mature design that boasts an exceptional warranty.


With the right maintenance and care, a good truck can take you pretty far.

installation of spray foam insulation between wall joists

Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, walks us through a installation of Tiger Foam Spray Foam Insulation in a garage and shows us the difference this can make to the insulation properties of wall cavities.


Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, takes us on a video tour of his outdoor wood boiler, explains why he chose it and demonstrates their efficiency.

Rad Small Image

In this video Steve Maxwell reacquaints us with the splendor of cast iron rad heating.

Tiger Foam

Steve takes you on an 8-minute field tour showing how an uninsulated stud frame wall goes from very poor energy performance to very good performance.

Masking Tape That Works

Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, explains why he believes 3M’s ScotchBlue Painter’s Tape outshines all of the traditional masking tapes.

Insulating a Cabin Roof and Floor

In this video, watch Steve explain how to insulate a cabin roof from the top, leaving the rafters and roof boards visible from inside.

Milwaukee FUEL 2604 Brushless Drill

Steve puts the new Milwaukee Fuel 2604 Brushless Drill to the test to see if it’s all they say it is. Take a look at what he found.

Fibre vs Foam Based Insulations for Home Building

In this informative video, Steve Maxwell, explains the difference between fiber and foam based insulations to help with home building decisions. is powered by the casaGURU Platform.