Jon Eakes

Jon on CJAD 800AM in Montreal, Quebec

Now simulcast on CJBK 1290 AM in London, Ontario


Every Saturday morning from 9 to 10, Jon Eakes answers home improvement questions, LIVE from Montreal, on CJAD's "Home Improvement with Jon Eakes" show with Ken Connors. Here you will find details from the shows that you might not have had time to write down, like web links.

If you couldn't talk to Jon on the radio -- please note that this site is loaded with well over 2,000 homeowner questions and answers, general topics and videos on working techniques. Jon has found that 90% of all your questions have already been asked and answered - simply click on the SEARCH tab above to get your answers right now.

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What is a PodCast?

  •   May 12, 2018
    Topics: 110v on electrical stove not working; Painting over stud ghosting to block stains; Is dry ice a legitimate ... Read more
  •   May 5, 2018
    Topics: Hiding a crack patch in stucco; Using a butterfly damper to separate multiple clothes dryer air streams; De... Read more
  •   April 28, 2018
    Topics: Roof shingle replacement - felt or fiberglass; Cutting aluminum railing; Crack in wall caused by other half... Read more
  •   April 21, 2018
    Topics:  Re-staining a pressure treated wood deck; Mambrane or asphalt flat roof; Preventing Carpenter ants; New Di... Read more
  •   April 14, 2018
    Topics: Sump Pump; Landscaping for surface drainage; Sliding windows won't come out -- water damage above; Dryer bo... Read more
  •   April 7, 2018
    Topics: Kitchen sink smell; Raising a sagging main beam; Fireplace insert with condensation; Quotes from roofers - ... Read more
  •   March 31, 2018
    Topics: Removing stains from shingles; Plumbing stack with no flashing; Water in fireplace - aluminum paint over pl... Read more
  •   March 24, 2018
    Topics: Roof Shingle underlayments; What are the best shingles; Concrete Spalling -- sump pumps; Cooking odours fro... Read more
  •   March 17, 2018
    Topics:  Good concrete in outdoor steps; Xypex - when to use, when not to bother using Crystalline Growth Waterproo... Read more
  •   March 10, 2018
    Topics: Wood burning stove rules in Montreal; Water powered sump pumps SJ10; Furnace oil smell occasionally - combu... Read more