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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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  • May 23, 2020

    Topics:  Homework from last week: looking for oil based deck stains to match a slightly worn deck -- yes they are s... Read more
  • May 16, 2020

    Topics: Are pillars under a house foundation a problem in buying a home & Thermal pump replacement; New apartme... Read more
  • May 9, 2020

    Topics: Old bungalow, repair or demolish and rebuild; Need to close off Chimney – chimney balloon; No soffit ventil... Read more
  • May 2, 2020

    Topics: Tin roof 30 years old, white powdery look when dry; Replacing joint mortar between balcony stones - weather... Read more
  • April 25, 2020

    Topics : Peeling paint off of old plaster wall near a modified chimney; Country dock with white cedar decking need ... Read more
  • April 18, 2020

    Topics: Flood preparation -- major water barriers replacing sandbagging being widely deployed this year --what are ... Read more
  • April 11, 2020

    Topics: Some problems can be solved with Skype or Zoom inspections -- contact me; Which driveway sealer to use -- a... Read more
  • April 4, 2020

    Topics:  Deck waterproofing; Rain gutter leaf protection; Use outdoor acrylic paint in an unheated garage for best ... Read more
  • March 28, 2020

    Topics: Hardware store function during the virus crisis; Replacing one broken tile to match the rest; What should I... Read more
  • March 21, 2020

    Topics: Wall paper over fireplace; Electrical floor heating having thermostat problems; Converting hot water radiat... Read more