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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  •   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
  •   March 11, 2017
    Topics: Changing clocks -- flick all circuit breakers on then off to clean them, then change the clocks; Expansion ... Read more
  •   March 4, 2017
    Topics: Dripping sound in wall behind sink of bathroom; Hardwood floor has a space between the boards and the wall ... Read more
  •   February 25, 2017
    Topics: Asphalt shingles; Aluminum wiring; Basement insulation; Using silicone to attach a pedistal sink to the wal... Read more
  •   February 18, 2017
    Topics: Making a room beneith a cottage on pillars; Is there an electrical problem if the outlet sparks when unplug... Read more
  •   February 11, 2017
    Topics: Hot water tank with very little hot water -- lots of sediment -- replace with 2 or 3 element heater; Convec... Read more