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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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  • July 20, 2019

    Topics: Working in a heat wave; Legality of sub-contracting; Changing an oil boiler to all electric; The filter on ... Read more
  • July 13, 2019

    Topics: Skirting against rodents; Outside double window fogging up in winter; Ants in walls; Dealing with skunks - ... Read more
  • July 6, 2019

    Topics: Making a house earthquake ready; Carpet under kitchen counter; Sink hole in carport -- filling with 0-3/4 g... Read more
  • June 29, 2019

    Topics: Ants in kitchen, how to contol them -- how to identify ants; Buying a new heat pump; Priming a concrete bal... Read more
  • June 22, 2019

    Topics: Bothersome change in new heatpump; Where I can I find a Saber sump pump pit?; In a rental apartment, how to... Read more
  • June 15, 2019

    Topics: Bamboo flooring; Using a garbage can for a sump-pump pit; What kind of vent should I put on a steel roof; S... Read more
  • June 8, 2019

    Topics: Has bamboo gone out of style as it is hard to find?; Removing dog urine on a parquet floor - emzine cleaner... Read more
  • June 1, 2019

    Topics: Ventilation for roof shingles; Foam insulation touching furnace flue pipe; Can a tankless water heater work... Read more
  • May 25, 2019

    Topics: Class action suit against BP Shingles -- still active; Covering a strange stain on a wall that won't accept... Read more
  • May 18, 2019

    Topics: Oil furnace died -- go to all electric, maybe not; Flooding from a basement well; Closed soffits and icecyc... Read more