Advice and tips for          every Ontario home

Whatever shape or size your home is, there are plenty of ways to save on energy. 

Buying guide: LED Light bulbs

Learn how to make the most efficient and attractive lighting choices for your home.

On a Budget DIY For Renters

Home energy audits reduces household energy costs

A home energy audit can uncover ways to improve your home’s comfort and save on energy costs. Here's what to expect. 

Renovating

What’s phantom power and how can you track it?

Even if you think you keep energy efficiency front of mind, you could be wasting energy in the background. Find out how.

On a Budget DIY Technology For Renters

FOUR ways to save energy while you work from home

From flexible hours to wearing your sweatpants, working from home can be pretty awesome. Here's how you can save energy like a boss.

DIY
Woman holding phone and earbuds

Think you're an energy Einstein?

If you’re an aspiring energy efficiency aficionado, take this quiz to learn about even more ways to save.

For Renters DIY

Buying Guide: Furnaces

Looking to replace your furnace but don't know where to start? We break down how to make the right choice for your home.

Renovating Heating and Cooling

What is a net-zero home?

If you're on the hunt for a more efficient, sustainable place to live, a net-zero home may be the way to go. Learn the basics.

Renovating

What is home automation?

From lighting to security, smart technology can help make your home more comfortable, safe and energy efficient.

Technology For Renters DIY
well lit living room

Energy-saving tips for condo living

Even if your home has a small footprint, you can still be using energy inefficiently. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to help you save.

For Renters On a Budget

12 ways to make your home more energy efficient

Improving your home’s energy efficiency doesn’t have to involve expensive upgrades. Discover 12 easy ways to help you save.

Renovating On a Budget DIY

Get the biggest savings from your smart thermostat

Does your home feel a little damp? You might have a humidity problem. Find out how to identify and fix it.

DIY

reduce allergies and save energy

Your home may be filled with allergy triggers that you can't see. But fear not: we can help you stay allergy free and save on your energy bill.

DIY For Renters On a Budget

Five signs your home needs a humidity fix

Does your home feel a little damp? You might have a humidity problem. Find out how to identify and fix it.

Renovating For Renters DIY

Buying Guide: Heat pumps

Curious about air-source heat pumps? Learn about this heating and cooling technology and whether it's right for your home. 

Heating and Cooling

A quick guide to energy-efficient TVs

 There are many things to consider when buying a new TV, but there’s one thing you may have forgotten: an ENERGY STAR®-certification.

DIY For Renters Technology

how to set your ceiling fan direction for each season

Setting the direction of your fan blades will help you control the temperature in your home, so you can save on both cooling and heating costs. 

DIY On a Budget Heating and Cooling

Energy pointers for house hunting

There's more to look out for besides granite countertops or beautiful hardwood floors.

Heating and Cooling DIY

energy-efficient student living

Ahead of moving in, use our buying guide to make energy-efficient purchases that can help you get the most of your new home.

DIY On a Budget For Renters

The best thermostat placement for energy efficiency

Did you know your thermostat can increase your home energy costs if it’s not positioned properly? Find out why the right thermostat placement is important.

DIY Heating and Cooling Technology
Thanksgiving place setting

SIX WAYS TO COOK UP ENERGY SAVINGS THIS THANKSGIVING

Here are six ways you may not have thought of to ensure your turkey looks as good as your energy bill.

DIY For Renters Heating and Cooling On a Budget