Jon Eakes

Jon on CJAD 800AM in Montreal

Every Saturday morning Jon Eakes answers home improvement questions, LIVE from Montreal, on CJAD's "Home Improvement with Jon Eakes" show with Dave Fisher. Here you will find details from the shows that you might not have had time to write down, like web links.

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  •   May 20, 2017
    Topics: Crack in foundation and landscaping; Insulating a slab on grade foundation; Basement flooding up from floor... Read more
  •   May 13, 2017
    Topics: Cleaning up Mould; Bathtub re-glazing is peeling; Flooded appliances; Flooding from a basin roof drain; Cle... Read more
  •   May 6, 2017
    Topics: Contractors - balancing furnace ducts; Preparing for a flood; Replacing shingles on a Mansard roof; Bathtub... Read more
  •   April 29, 2017
    Gokhale Method "Pain Free Backs" -  two day "foundation course" in Montreal May 06-07. $600 for a two day course is... Read more
  •   April 22, 2017
    Topics: Berkeley's "Right To Know" by-law requiring a notice on packaging about the need to keep the phone away fro... Read more
  •   April 15, 2017
    Topics: Get the FOG (Fat - Oil - Grease) out; Tankless combo boiler; Landscaping away from foundations; Efflorescen... Read more
  •   April 8, 2017
    Topics: Sump Pump back-up; Landscaping with a French drain; Floor finishing; Siding next to a roof picking up water... Read more
  •   April 1, 2017
    Topics: Water coming up from under basement; Leveling basement after plumbing work, and prepairing concrete for til... Read more
  •   March 25, 2017
    Topics: Should I change my plumbing supply line when the city changes the water main in the street: Paint peeling o... Read more
  •   March 18, 2017
    Topics: Window repair or replace; Back flow valves: Poor plumbing drainage from a second floor apartment; Spray foa... Read more