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Professional Civil Engineer and Registered Home Inspector (RHI) Phil Bottriel and John Caines host Canada’s #1 radio how-to fix it up radio show, "Renovations." Call in with your question to 1-800-58-fixup Saturday mornings 8 to 10am eastern.

Professional Civil Engineer and Registered Home Inspector (RHI) Phil Bottriel and John Caines host Canada’s #1 radio how-to fix it up radio show, "Renovations." Call in with your question to 1-800-58-fixup Saturday mornings 8 to 10am eastern.
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Location:

Ottawa, ON

Description:

Professional Civil Engineer and Registered Home Inspector (RHI) Phil Bottriel and John Caines host Canada’s #1 radio how-to fix it up radio show, "Renovations." Call in with your question to 1-800-58-fixup Saturday mornings 8 to 10am eastern.

Twitter:

@CFRAOttawa

Language:

English

Contact:

87 George Street Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9H7 (613) 234-3000 ext.


Episodes

September 2, 2017

9/2/2017
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It's September, and that means back to school. John and Phil cover back to school safety: if you are moving into a new residence, student house, etc, make sure the house is in good condition beforehand.

Duration: 00:41:55


August 26th, 2017

8/26/2017
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John and Phil are back with another week of Renovations, on CFRA!

Duration: 00:41:52


August 12, 2017

8/12/2017
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Dave is standing in for John, and the gang talks ventilation in a home. They also answer all of your renovations questions.

Duration: 00:41:54


August 5, 2017

8/5/2017
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John and Phil talk cracks in your foundation, and what to do about this. That topic, and all of your calls answered, on today's edition of Renovations....on 580 CFRA!

Duration: 00:41:51


Renovations from July 29th, 2017

7/29/2017
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Today, John and Phil talk tips on cleaning siding. They also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:41:54


July 22,2017

7/22/2017
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Hour 1: Steve Ball, President, Ottawa Gatineau Hotel Association; and Kristy catches you up on the news of the week. Hour 2: Michael Crystal, Partner with Spiteri & Ursulak LLP, on air with a new segment: TRIAL TALK. Also in this hour: Amy Millar, Competitor, National Horse Show; Audrey Poulin, Creator, Social.Mom; Saron Fanel, Bell Media Ottawa 2017 Insider; and Kristy's Picks!

Duration: 01:17:25


July 15, 2017

7/15/2017
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What is TARION? How does it work? What does it cover? These conundrums and the rest of your renovations questions are answered on today’s Renovations on CFRA!

Duration: 00:41:58


July 8, 2017

7/8/2017
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They're back! Whether you have AC or not, the boys discuss how to stay cool. They also take all of your renovations questions.

Duration: 00:41:58


June 17, 2016

6/17/2017
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Stuart Little, Mickey Mouse, Pinky AND the Brain, Screwy and Slappy Squirrel, Splinter, Alvin and the Chipmunks: all lovable rodents who are NOT living in your attic. How do you keep those varmints from coming in? What if they're already in your attic? These renovations questions and MORE answered on another episode of Renovations on CFRA!

Duration: 00:41:45


June 3rd, 2017

6/3/2017
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Mow, mow, mow your lawn, gently across the grass...John and Phil talk about maintaining your lawnmower. They also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:41:49


May 27th, 2017

5/27/2017
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John and Phil give you the dirt on mold today. They also answer all of your renovations questions!

Duration: 00:42:10


May 20th, 2017

5/20/2017
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It's May Long, and that means cottage open weekend for most people! John and Phil cover cottage tips for when you come back to it after the winter months; they also take all of your other renovation questions!

Duration: 00:41:58


May 13th, 2017

5/13/2017
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Today, John and Phil talk about the Spring checklist of things you should go through to make sure your home is still in tip-top shape after the winter. They also take all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:42:03


May 6th, 2017

5/6/2017
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Rain rain, go away - specifically from the basement. John and Phil talk about flooding in your basement, and how to prevent it. They also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:41:36


April 29th, 2017

4/29/2017
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John and Phil talk roof repair today...everything from leaks, to eaves troughs, to shingling, etc. They also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:41:27


April 22nd, 2017

4/22/2017
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We have had a LOT of rain this week; and that can cause drainage issues in your home. John and Phil talk about this, and answer all of your renovation questions!

Duration: 00:41:44


April 8th, 2017

4/8/2017
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Sump Pumps are the topic of today's show...and the Renovations team answers all of your questions.

Duration: 00:41:56


April 1st, 2017

4/1/2017
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On today's show: inspection horror stories! John and Phil also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:41:45


March 25th, 2017

3/25/2017
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John and Phil talk about load bearing walls on today's show. They also answer all of your renovation questions.

Duration: 00:42:06


March 18th, 2017

3/18/2017
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Today, John and Phil talk about risks of asbestos and lead in your home, and demolition tips. They also answer all of your renovation questions!

Duration: 00:41:53

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