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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.

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  • 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
  • March 3, 2018

    Topics: The sound of running water even with the main valve turned off; The Heat Pump warranty only covers a small ... Read more
  • February 24, 2018

    Topics: Tri-Energy heating developments; Window installation developments; Furnace fan control; Is one large or two... Read more
  • February 17, 2018

    Topics:  Sump Pump needed; Flea won't die; Salt on garage floor; Water leak from behind rain gutters -- the drip ed... Read more