Grants & Incentives

 
Choosing between renovating and rebuilding
Whether a house is worth rebuilding or is better torn down takes considering a lot of factors. . This very question comes up a lot for me during site consultations with clients. Some people buy an old home, maybe inherit an old home, or are just tired of living in an old home and...
Ontario climate change action plan
The Ontario climate change action plan will invest in renewable energy, green infrastructure and incentives to reduce GHG emissions . Learn how the Ontario Climate Change Action Plan can benefit you directly.  In June 2016, the Ontario government adopted a new Climate Change...
Blown-in fiberglass attic insulation
Some welcome announcements in 2016 provincial budgets about tax incentives for energy efficiency home upgrades. Some provincial budgets have made big announcements regarding renovation tax credits. This is excellent news for everyone, as it could be argued that renovation tax...
Electric vehicle charging station
Badly needed infrastructure for charging electric vehicles coming from the provinces, along with financial incentives for purchase. There is no question that the best way to lower emissions as we scurry about a city is to travel by foot, bike or public transportation, yet it’s...
Beyond just lower utility bills, there are other financial incentives to buy or build green homes. Here is a list of some federal, provincial and municipal programs that could save or even make you some money. . Important to note: some programs may be discontinued, some new ones may...