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Steve Maxwell’s Top 5 Make-Do Tool Tips

By Steve Maxwell 

Tags: steve maxwell, tools, diy, Steve Maxwell,

When it comes to tools, you’ll never have everything. There’s always some implement or another that would make your work so much better, but for most of us the ultimate is often just out of reach. This is why making-do has such a long and admirable tradition. Here are a few of my favorite making-do options.

 Steve Maxwell, Canada's Handiest Man, has shared his DIY tips, how-to videos and product reviews since 1988. Visit him at, Facebook or @Maxwells_Tips on Twitter. 

Contributing Editor Steve Maxwell has been helping people renovate, build and maintain their homes for more than two decades. “Canada’s Handiest Man” is an award-winning home improvement authority and woodworking expert. Contact him by visiting

his website and the blog, Maxwell’s House. You also can follow him on Twitter, like him on Facebook and find him on .