Save on energy use with these easy tips

Monday Jun 24th, 2019


With the air conditioner running on full blast, summertime energy bills can quickly add up. Fortunately, there are many ways to save on those kilowatts – from simple life hacks to energy-efficient renovations and upgrades for your home. Here are a few you could benefit from: Install a skylight. A skylight is a surprisingly affordable and beneficial addition to any room in your home. In the summer, you can open your Velux programmable venting skylight to allow hot air, odours and... [read more]

Turn energy efficiency into savings

Wednesday Sep 20th, 2017


by Scott McGillivray If your older home holds more chill than charm, it could be that it's time to consider a few energy efficiency upgrades. Many are simple and cost-effective, but can make a considerable impact on your monthly energy bills. The savings from upgrades typically start right away and can really add up over time. Employ these top upgrades to help create savings: • Replacing older windows can reduce your energy bill up to 15 percent. • Sealing ducts... [read more]