Wow!!! Man... I just became a fan. Great explanation. Thank you Steve for the help. I’ve already told my friends to look you up for advice. - chrisrock, YouTube

One person at a time, since 1988, Steve Maxwell has helped thousands of homeowners and builders with reliable advice on renovation, construction and maintenance situations.

Check out hundreds of Steve's articles and videos in the Knowledge Centre, or Ask Steve and get personal advice on your building or reno situation.

About 2 million people across North America follow Steve's articles and videos because he provides reliable advice on building and renovations. Steve's a hands-on builder himself, a cabinetmaker, stonemason and an award-winning writer and videographer. So if you need honest, trustworthy, easy-to-understand advice, you've come to the right place.


Video: Cut Energy Use 50%

Join 4,507 people who've seen why Steve loves to build this way . . .