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Rebates are Available to Help Improve the Energy Efficiency of your Home

At BuyWise, we monitor energy incentive and rebate programs to keep our clients informed about new programs or changes to existing ones. And when you perform 2 qualifying upgrades, up to $600 of the costs of your home energy assessment is covered.

Union Gas Home Reno Rebate Program

Make Your Home Snug and Save

A BuyWise Energy Advisor can perform a home energy assessment and will help you select the renovations or upgrades that will make your home more energy efficient and comfortable. Most important of all, you could be eligible for up to $5000 from Union Gas and the province of Ontario toward qualifying upgrades.

Get rebates up to $5000

toward the cost of home energy upgrades

ELECTRIC or NON-ELECTRIC Heated Homes

Conversion do not qualify

Energy Assessment
Up to $600 reimbursement of assessment fees

Air Sealing
$150 for achieving 10% or more above target
$100 for achieving target

Attic Insulation
$500 to increase to R50 from R12 or less
$250 to increase to R50 from R13 to R25
$500 to add R14 to a cathedral/flat roof

Exterior Walls
$1,750 to add R9 to achieve R12 or more
$1,250 to add R3.8 to achieve R12 or more

Basement Insulation
$1,250 to add R23
$750 to add R12

Crawlspace Insulation
$1,000 to add R23 to all crawlspace walls
$500 to add at least R10 to all crawlspace walls
$500 to add at least R24 to 100% of floor above

Windows & Doors
$80 per structural opening for ENERGY STAR qualified windows and doors

Insulation rebates are pro-rated
Above rebate amounts assume 100% coverage

If your home’s primary heat source is
NOT ELECTRIC

Water Heater
$500 for a qualifying, upgraded, ENERGY STAR gas water heater. www.uniongas.com/homereno for more details.

Furnace/Boiler
$1,000 for qualifying 95%+ AFUE condensing furnace or 90%+ AFUE boiler

Wood Burning System
$750 for qualifying indoor wood-burning or pellet-burning appliance, indoor masonary heater, or outdoor wood-burning appliance

If your home’s primary heat source is
ELECTRIC

Up to $5,800 to upgrade from Electric Furnace or Electric Baseboard heat to qualifying Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP)

For further details, visit: www.uniongas.com/homereno

BONUS REBATE

Perform 3 qualifying upgrades and get an additional $250. Complete 4 and get an additional $500 and so on, up to your cap of $5,000

Get more information at BuyWiseConsulting.com

A MINIMUM OF 2 UPGRADES LISTED ABOVE MUST BE PERFORMED TO QUALIFY.

NOTE: Full program details available at uniongas.com/homereno. Union Gas reserves the right to revise or cancel this program without advance notice including rebate amounts and eligibility. Homeowners are responsible for ensuring rebate eligibility, keeping invoices, required documents, meeting criteria and deadlines.

ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES*

*As long as you complete two qualifying measures from other side.

Qualifying SEER 15 Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP) for non-electrically heated
homes………………………. $500
OPA Rebate: Gas Furnace
with ECM……………………$250
OPA Rebate: AC with
SEER 18 or more………..$600
Replacement of the following appliances
that are 15 years old or older with new ENERGY STAR units (old unit must be disposed of prior to follow-up energy assessment):

ENERGY STAR Refrigerator…………..$75/unit
ENERGY STAR Freezer…………………. $75/unit
ENERGY STAR Dehumidifier…………$30/unit
ENERGY STAR Window AC……………$25/unit
ENERGY STAR Clothes Washer……..$75/unit

Note: These incentives do not count toward the minimum of two measures as described on the other side. These incentives are not part of the $5,000 cap but are in addition to the $5,000 rebates from the other side. Rebates can only be applied for through one Incentive Program. Double Dipping is not permitted.

Ways You Benefit

Increased home comfort.
Save Money on Upgrades, Save Money on Utility Bills.

To Qualify

Own a detached or semi detached home, row/town house, or mobile home.
The house must be located in the Union Gas program area.
House is heated by natural gas, oil, propane, electricity, or wood.
You must complete an energy assessment both before & after renovations.

HOW TO CLAIM YOUR REBATES

Call or go online to book your initial home energy assessment before you start any work.

An Energy Advisor will provide a home energy rating report.

Your Energy advisor will return to complete a final energy assessment after the upgrades are completed and file the paperwork on your behalf.

Then sit back in the comfort of your upgraded home and your rebate check will be mailed.

Call or Text: 519.914.5472
Toll Free: 866.296.WISE (9473)
[email protected]

Start the process today at BuyWiseConsulting.com

What people are saying about us

John Homeowner
The price of having the home energy assessment was fair and our advisor was well informed of what was involved. He found all the air leaks and gave us solutions on how to eliminate them. He was very helpful, professional and patient.

CMHC Green Home Program

Energy-efficient homes can be linked to increased comfort and healthier living while improving energy efficiency, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and lowering the cost of owning and maintaining your home.

CMHC Green Home offers a premium refund of up to 25% to borrowers who either buy, build or renovate for energy efficiency using CMHC-insured financing.

Am I Eligible? This is how you qualify…

  • Buying or Building a Home
  • Buying a Condo
  • Renovating Your Home

NOTE: CMHC reserves the right to revise or cancel this program without advance notice, including rebate amounts and eligibility. For more information: https://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/co/moloin/moloin_008.cfm

Genworth Canada Mortgage Insurance Refund

Genworth Canada wants to help protect the environment and support consumers as they make environmentally friendly choices. Through the Energy-Efficient Housing Program, home buyers purchasing an energy-efficient home or making energy saving renovations are now eligible for significant premium savings when Genworth Canada insurance is obtained.

Consumer Benefits

  • A 10% refund of the Genworth Canada mortgage insurance premium
  • Enhanced qualifying: Debt Servicing Ratios can be calculated using the estimated reduced heating costs as per the energy efficiency evaluation report
  • Available on all Genworth Canada mortgage insurance products

Loan Purpose

  • Purchase — New Construction or Existing Home
  • Purchase Plus Improvements or Refinance with Improvements — where the improvements are being made to make the home more energy-efficient and are funded through a Genworth Canada insured mortgage

NOTE: Genworth reserves the right to revise or cancel this program without advance notice, including rebate amounts and eligibility. For more info: http://genworth.ca/en/products/energy-efficient-housing.aspx

We offer Home Energy assessments and Home Reno Rebates in Ontario, in the following locations:

Windsor, Kingsville, Leamington, Chatham, Wallaceburg, Sarnia, Strathroy, London, St. Thomas, Port Stanley, Aylmer, Tillsonburg, Ingersoll, Woodstock, Brantford, Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Grand Bend, Goderich, Exeter, Stratford, Sault Ste. Marie, Wawa.

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