Category: Residential

The size, age, and air sealing properties of the home will impact its energy use. A larger and older home will typically use more energy. However, how well insulated and sealed the home is will be a factor, as well as the type of heating system. Heat up for less with a heat pump. A… Read more

Heat up for less with a heat pump. Building a home is the perfect time to consider heating type including whether or not you would like to install a heat pump. Heat pumps are a very efficient way to heat your home and can also provide air conditioning in the summer months. Dreaming of a… Read more

Insulation –Make sure you have enough insulation in your basement and attic. You may be eligible for a takeCHARGE rebate of up to $1,000 for each area. Insulation will keep your home comfortable and can save you thousands on heating costs. Windows – If you need to replace your windows look for the ENERGY STAR®… Read more

A home energy evaluation is a useful tool to help understand how much energy your home uses and find ways to reduce your bill. It involves a qualified energy evaluator coming to your home to perform an in-depth assessment of your home’s energy performance. The evaluator will make recommendations for how to make your home… Read more

takeCHARGE has rebates that can help you save energy in every room of your home. You may be eligible for the following rebates: Basement and Attic insulation – Up to $1000 for each area Programmable and Electronic thermostats – up to $10 Heat Recovery Ventilators – $175 Save up to $30 on energy efficient products… Read more