Green renos / Guides

$40k Interest-Free Loans for Green Home Renos, How to Apply Canada 2021
Grants and incentives

Greener Homes interest-free loan scheme 2021 Canada - the ultimate guide

...Greener Homes interest-free loan scheme. Learn more about Canadian and US renovation tax credits and incentives , as well as green home improvement ideas in the pages below and in the Ecohome Green Building Guide pages . Canada Greener Homes Grant 2021 - How to apply step by step Find Free Home Energy Audit...

DIY Bidet Installation Video - Save on Water & Paper
Bathrooms

DIY Bidet installation video

...Green Building Guide pages . DIY Home Bidet kits - compare online here Water efficient toilets that work well Are low-flow shower heads worth it? Tips for reducing hot water consumption All about gas and electric on demand water heaters Find more about green home construction and rea...

How Much do Sustainable Green Kitchen Countertops Cost?
Kitchens

Pricing green kitchen countertops - there's never been a bigger choice of sustainable kitchen counters

...green kitchen . Lets hope the trend continues. Now you've learned about how to price the different types of sustainable kitchen countertops, for more help in choosing other types of sustainable & green countertops for kitchens & bathrooms , carrying out sustainable non-toxic green kitchen renovations or sustainable g...

The Best 10 Energy Saving Tips for Green Homes - EcoHome
Wall assemblies - renovation

Green home improvements: an energy-saving pyramid scheme that actually works!

...green home on a budget How to design a home that uses less energy Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate Resilient design features for new home construction Find more about green home construction in the EcoHome Green Building Guide pages on North America's favorite green buildi...

Lifestyle and environment

Resources and getting started

...green building products are continually becoming easier to find, and quickly dropping in price. 2. Renovating If you have either the skills to do it yourself or the patience to live in a mess for a bit, this can be a more affordable way to break into the housing market. You can increase the value of your home while...

How to plan and budget for home renovations and new builds
Concept and design

Important tips for a successful build or renovation

...green sustainable home on a budget successfully... Find more pages about sustainable and resilient green building techniques here : How to stay on budget when building a home Finding green building design professionals Top Tips for Building Green Homes on a Budget Maintaining healthy indoor ai...

Laminate Kitchen countertops can be beautiful & green too - Counter by Formica
Kitchens

Choosing green kitchen countertops for sustainable homes Including LEED v4 & Passive House PHIUS+ certified

...green kitchen countertops, and maintaining healthy indoor air quality , read about green kitchens here , in the EcoHome Green Building Guides for Sustainable construction .

HERD Home energy rating disclosure
Grants and incentives

Ontario's Home Energy Rating and Disclosure plan (HERD) is great news for home buyers

...greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. What this means for homeowners and buyers, is that before a house can be put on the market it will require an energy audit and rating, which will be paid for by the government. “Ontarians deserve to know how a home operates when comparing properties to better understand their monthly...

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look for

...green home renovations and upgrades in the Ecohome Green Home Building Guide pages.

Non-toxic food safe natural wood finishing oil for counters, floors, decks
Paints, finishes and natural coatings

Natural wood finishing oil is non toxic too

...green home construction in the Ecohome Green Building Guide pages - and learn more about the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Membership here . Read more about our , or read all about , or even in the EcoHome Green Building Guides

How to Fix a Leaky or Dripping Faucet Easily
Plumbing renos, repairs and maintenance

How to fix a Leaky Faucet for under $1 (and stop that tap dripping !)

...green home construction in the EcoHome Green Building Guide pages and if you would like more DIY reno articles like this , then subscribe for the free Ecohome Network membership here Although we only use links appropriately and in context, and they don’t influence our content production, Ecohome Network may...