Tax credits / Guides

Blown-in fiberglass attic insulation
Grants and incentives

2016 budget renovation tax credits are good news for everyone, homeowner or not

...tax credits. This is excellent news for everyone, as it could be argued that renovation tax incentives offer as good a return on investment as you are going to ...

Free Energy Audits, Net Zero Home Grants & Interest Free Home Renovation Loans
Grants and incentives

0% loans & Grants for Green Home Renovations & Construction - A Boost for Canadians in 2020

...Tax Credits and Financial Incentives page to find out what other programs are available, such as Electric Vehicle Tax Incentives and Rebates , how Vancouver mak...

Grants and incentives

Green building financial incentives

...tax relief for building homes certified to either LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), or Built Green standards. Some municipalites will also o...

What is a Free Home Energy Audit Canada?
Grants and incentives

Free home energy audits in Canada

...tax credits and financial incentives, you will need to meet the requirements laid out in whatever government-funded green building program you are trying to par...

Lifestyle and environment

Resources and getting started

...tax credits as well, some cities offer tax relief for LEED certified homes . Look into provincial grants as well, and ask your insurance company about discount ...

Solar panel installation
Solar photovoltaic

Ten questions to ask a solar panel contractor

...tax credits and incentives . Either way, it’s worth finding someone who knows how to obtain permits and install a system according to regulations. Will there ...

Blower Door Tests - What's the Cost & Who Does Them?
Air and vapour barriers

What is a blower door test? What's the cost? How do you find a company to do one?

...tax incentives and rebates Conducting a blower door test will likely be required for energy-efficient home renovation tax credits , and, if you live in a regi...

Tesla Solar Roof Cost Comparison, Competitors & Reviews
Solar photovoltaic

Are Tesla solar roofs worth the money? Are there any competitors? Our take on the future of BIPV

...tax credits are applied. Again, that’s an average; incentives vary, and not all states (or Canadian provinces) will have tax incentives and rebate programs. (Ke...