- What is my primary heating system?
- What rebates/incentives are available and how do I access them?
- What are the documentation requirements for the Home Renovation Rebate Program?
- What is an Energy Advisor Supported Upgrade vs. an Individual Upgrade?
EnerGuide Home Evaluations
- What are EnerGuide home evaluations?
- What is an EnerGuide home label?
- What are the costs of an existing homes EnerGuide evaluation?
- What happens during a pre-retrofit EnerGuide home evaluation?
Energy Issues and Concerns
- Why is my home so cold in the winter?
- Why does my home get so hot in the summer?
- I live in a rental suite, is there anything I can do to make it more comfortable?
- What is the best way to reduce GHG’s emitted by my home?
Hiring a Contractor
- Where can I find a qualified contractor that is right for the job, and what should I know before hiring them?
- What accreditations do I look for when hiring contractors/installers?
- What questions should I ask a contractor during the interview process?
- How do I ensure that I am getting a fair price for my requested services from a contractor?
- What is the difference between a smart and programmable thermostat?
- Can I do my energy upgrades myself?
- What are the most cost effective DIY home energy improvements?
- What resources are available for DIY home energy improvements?
- What are the permit requirements in the City of Vancouver?
- I’m interested in Solar Energy. How do I find out if it’s a good option for me?
- How do I find an energy efficient home to buy?
- How do I promote the energy efficiency of my home when selling it?
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