Category: Building a House

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

Building to Energy Efficient Standards: Consider going beyond the minimum to ensure an energy efficient home that will save you money for years to come. Check with the Canadian Home Builders Association of Newfoundland for builders in the province that can help you with your build and energy standard of choice. R-2000: The R-2000 Standard… Read more

All homes must be built to meet the requirements of the National Building code. The newest version of the code includes energy efficient standards that will help you save energy and money over the lifetime of your home. Learn more about what the new energy efficiency requirements mean for Newfoundland and Labrador.

Financing for Energy Efficiency – A 10% CMHC mortgage loan insurance premium refund, and a premium refund for a longer amortization period may be available when you use CMHC insured financing to purchase an energy-efficient home or make energy-saving renovations.

New homes are eligible for a number of takeCHARGE Rebates Programmable and Electronic thermostats – up to $10 Heat Recovery Ventilators – $175 Save up to $30 on energy efficient products for every room in your home during Instant Rebate campaigns