Energy STAR® is a well known program for certification of Appliances, Electronics Windows, Computers and many other consumer products. The program has been in place in Canada since 2001, and is a brand that is recognized by homeowners country-wide.
Did you know that new homes can also be Energy STAR® certified? Energy STAR® for New Homes promotes energy efficient guidelines that enable new homes to be about 25% more energy efficient than homes built to minimum provincial building codes.
To qualify, a new home must achieve and Energuide rating of at least 80, and appliances, windows, space and water heating equipment, and space cooling equipment must be Energy STAR® qualified. Contact us for the most recent Energy STAR® for New Homes requirements.