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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 11, 2020

    Topics: Should outdoor outlet wires be run through the brick or the concrete foundation; Reinforcing beams notched ... Read more
  • July 4, 2020

    Topics: Brick weep holes blocked with foam; Air Conditioning not flowing into rooms; Who can fill in a swiming pool... Read more
  • June 27, 2020

    Topics: What Jon Eakes eats; Hose bib leaking - the recessed valve; Filling the hole cause by a downspout; Window m... Read more
  • June 20, 2020

    Topics : Cleaning high wall split air conditioners; Jon Eakes does Zoom consultations where you can show him your p... Read more
  • June 13, 2020

    Topics: Remote trouble shooting inspections with Zoom; Maintenance free toppings for concrete balconies - Armorthan... Read more
  • June 6, 2020

    Topics : How to finish a newly poured garage floor; Finish comes off of deck every year; Replacing a fiberglass bal... Read more
  • May 30, 2020

    Topics : Can I paint a bathroom arborite surface?; Can’t get the garden hose off of the faucet; Choosing contractor... Read more
  • 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