Have a home reno to-do list, but not sure how to get started? Learn the hands-on skills you need to complete DIY projects alongside the experts with a visit to the Home Hardware Here’s How Centre.
You’ll find learning opportunities like understanding the basics of using power tools, small DIY projects, simple home improvements, paint tips, tool safety, and reno tips from the pro’s.
Whether you’re just getting comfortable DIYing in your own home, or an experienced DIYer the Here’s How Centre has something for everyone. Find the right tool or technique for your next home project or simply try the tools out first hand.
Mitre Saw Safety
When working wth power tools–remember: Safety First. Jordan Spear shares a few key points to keep in mind when working with a mitre saw.
To try a mitre saw or any other tool of the trade be sure to drop by the Here’s How Centre.
Cutting Crown Moulding
Sometime we forget the less complicated way to do something. Here’s a quick, no nonsense tip from DIY Expert Jordan Spear cutting crown moulding.
How To Use A Stud Finder
Have some home DIY projects on your list and you’re not sure how to use a stud finder? DIY Coach, Lorin Busaan of Get-Handy.ca, shows you how to use this very useful tool.
How To Caulk Like A Pro
Have a caulking project you need to take of? DIY Coach of Get-Handy.ca, Lorin Busaan, shows you step by step how you can in this video.
Jordan comes from a long line of artists, carpenters and handymen, and as such, is a big proponent of DIY, encouraging homeowners to save money by arming themselves with the right knowledge and tools to tackle projects on their own. Growing up in a vintage home fueled Jordan’s love for old-world charm, character and aged finishes, which led him into restoring and renovating century homes for the last 10 years. When not working on his 160 year old farmhouse, he’s building custom furniture, and unique pieces using reclaimed, rustic and vintage materials.
Every item built is built with care–that’s what is always top of mind for Mark. Visit him at the Here’s How Centre to answer your questions and show you how you can bring your projects to life.
Are you ready to tackle those DIY projects around your home? Canada’s Handyman will show you how with easy to follow tips and tricks that he uses while out on job sites.
As a professional Industrial Designer turned Carpenter and Contractor, Chris has brought a new perspective to the world of handcrafting beautiful custom builds. With over 10 years of experience, his company focuses on all levels of projects from custom furniture pieces, to complete home additions. A creative eye and unique style keeps Chris on trend and his work in demand. Chris often participates in many charities donating his work to help raise money for groups such as Diabetes, Habitat for Humanity and others. You can also find Chris sharing his knowledge on the latest and greatest home renovation tips for DIY’ers as a regular guest expert on The Marilyn Denis Show, The Global Morning Show and other daytime TV stations. You may also recognize Chris from other shows from HGTV, such as Canada’s Handyman Challenge, Income Property, Open House Overhaul and Backyard Builds.