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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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  • October 3, 2020

    Topics: Installing a floating floor on a new concrete slab; Side pane of patio door broken, how to replace; Do I ne... Read more
  • September 26, 2020

    Topics :  Can a backwater valve be installed outside the house – no – you need maintenance access; Techniques for i... Read more
  • September 19, 2020

    Topics : Should I use Nails or Screws in rain gutters; Removing faucet handles; Low pressure in one faucet; New roo... Read more
  • September 12, 2020

    Topics : Raising sinking driveway paving stones – sealing water out with self-healing sand filler - EnviroSand; Cut... Read more
  • September 5, 2020

    Topics: River rocks leaving rust staining on patio stones - Oxalic Acid; Isolating a radio room – electromagnetic s... Read more
  • August 29, 2020

    Topics: Finding plastic electrical re-work boxes in Quebec - installing metal re-work boxes -- legalities of doing ... Read more
  • August 22, 2020

    Topics :  Sloped roof losing gravel; How to choose replacement windows; Sliding windows bowed in the centre and can... Read more
  • August 15, 2020

    Topics : Deck stains; Unstick grass clippings from lawnmower; Leveling a seriously sloping basement slab; Water pro... Read more
  • August 8, 2020

    Topics: Deposits and payments in renovation work -- get a payment schedule in the contract so money matches work ac... Read more
  • August 1, 2020

    Topics: For a stone facade different contractors are recommending different types of mortar -- what is S - N - O - ... Read more